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CULTURE

"Inachalo" - The Cursed River In Kogi State Whose Fishes Can Never Be Cooked Or Boiled

Princess Oma-Odoko was the daughter of Attah Idoko, the king of Igala kingdom, who was sacrificed to preserve her father-land during the conflict between Igala and Jukun kingdoms. Oma-Odoko, whose historical viewpoints are similar to Inikpi's, willingly committed herself to be buried alive with the other nine girls in order to save the Igala kingdom from the Jukun Kingdom during the inter-tribal battle.

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CULTURE

How Princess Inikpi Sacrificed Herself To Save The People Of Igala

During the 15th and 16th century, the Kingdom of Igala (Kogi State) and the Kingdom of Bini were enemies. The Warriors of Bini attacked the Igala people alot and were at the verge of annihilating the people of Igala. The Bini warriors were so brutal that they made use of different styles while attacking the people of Igala.

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How Princess Inikpi Sacrificed Herself To Save The People Of Igala

CULTURE

"Inikpi" - The Legendary Princess Who Offered Herself To Be Buried Alive To Save Her People

The history of the Igala kingdom would be incomplete without including Princess Inikpi's pivotal role. She was a very beautiful woman from the royal family, a heroine with amazing traits, and her story is one of selfless commitment and sacrifice to the Igala nation's fate and survival.

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POLITICS

Opinion: 2 strong reasons why Igala needs the support of Ebira to produce next Kogi Gov

Kogi State will be electing new Governor in 2023 to take over from the current Governor of the State, Yahaya Bello, who is currently on his second term in office. Photo credit: Vanguard There are speculations and realignments as political players in the state who have ambition to takeover from Yahaya Bello are working to achieve their aim.

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Opinion: 2 strong reasons why Igala needs the support of Ebira to produce next Kogi Gov

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

Who Said Love Cares About Skin Colour ? Meet The Igala Lady Who Got Married To Her White Groom

Love is a powerful force that pulls two people towards each other without due paying attention to the rules and regulations placed on it by society, Love is the ultimate feeling that fails to respect societal restrictions, race background, color, and social status. when love happens, it happens just like magic does.

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Who Said Love Cares About Skin Colour ? Meet The Igala Lady Who Got Married To Her White Groom

POLITICS

Meet 3 Former Nigerian Senate Presidents From Benue State (Photos)

Benue is a state in North-central Nigeria with a population of about 2.8 million in 1991. Tiv, Idoma, and Igede are the three major ethnic groups in the state. Benue State is named after the Benue River and was formed from the former Benue-Plateau State in 1976, along with Igala, and some part of Kwara State.

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Meet 3 Former Nigerian Senate Presidents From Benue State (Photos)

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Middle Belt is Not Part Of Biafra —BNL Warns; Crises Loom as Herdsmen kill Father And Son

Middle Belt is not part of Biafra — BNL arns. The Biafra Nations League, BNL, has said that Igala and entire Middle Belt, should not included in the map of Biafra unless they show interest to be part of it. Some groups in the Middle Belt are agitating against being included in the Biafra map and are warning Biafra separatists to delist Igala from the map.

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Today's Headlines: Middle Belt is Not Part Of Biafra —BNL Warns; Crises Loom as Herdsmen kill Father And Son

RELIGION

Meet the Nigerian Pastor who gave his life to Christ at the age of 7

Apostle Arome Osayi was born on the 2nd day of December 1977. He is Igala by tribe and hails from Kogi State. He is from a family of 7 children and the number 5th in the late Chief Paul Ameh Osayi's family When they (the children) were growing up, his family ensured that they were brought up in the ways of the Lord.

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Meet the Nigerian Pastor who gave his life to Christ at the age of 7

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

"Please Find Me A Young, Brilliant, Beautiful Yoruba Lady To Marry" – Kogi Man Begs Reno Omokri

Famous motivational speaker, businessman and political analyst Reno Omokri recently took to his official social media handle to share a post of a man who was asking him for a rather unprecedented request. Reno Omokri: Photo credit: Instagram. The man on social media, going by the name Muhammed Ishaq, as seen in the post was seen asking for a Yoruba lady to marry.

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POLITICS

Today's Headlines:"Middle Belt Not Part Of Biafra" -BNL, APC Confirms Anambra Primary Election Date.

Middle Belt Not Part Of Biafra,They Supported Nigeria During Civil War-BNL. Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria The Biafra Nations League, BNL, has said that Igala and entire Middle Belt, should not included in the map of Biafra unless they show interest to be part of it.

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CULTURE

The Fascinating Life Of Ahebi Ugbabe, The Only Female King In Colonial Nigeria

Beyond being the only female king in colonial Nigeria, Ahebi Ugbabe's life is super fascinating. Ahebi was born in the 19th century in Enugu-Ezike, a town in Enugu, south-east Nigeria.As a teenager, she fled to Igalaland to escape marriage to a deity as atonement for her father's sins.

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The Fascinating Life Of Ahebi Ugbabe, The Only Female King In Colonial Nigeria

JUSTICE

"Igalas can never be part of Biafra, remove us from your Biafran map- Group tells Nnamdi Kanu

An Igala sociocultural group, the Igala Cultural Development Association ICDA has claimed to have spoken the mind of the entire Igala people. The group revealed that the Igala people can never be part of Biafra. The group also called on Nnamdi Kanu and IPOB to redraft the Biafran map and remove Igala land from it.

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TRAVEL

Igala People Are Very Friendly And Traditionally Hospitable - Babajide Kolade-Otitoju (Photos)

Popular Nigerian Journalist and social media Influencer, Babajide Kolade-Otitoju has taken to his official Facebook account to share his experience when he visited Kogi East for the very first time. (Photo Credit - Babajide Kolade-Otitoju Facebook Page) The outspoken and revered public affairs analyst stated that he had a wonderful time in Anyigba which is the heartbeat of Igala Land.

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Igala People Are Very Friendly And Traditionally Hospitable - Babajide Kolade-Otitoju (Photos)

CULTURE

Historical Account Of Princess Inikpi And The People Of Igala.

The history of the Igala kingdom would not be complete without recollecting the very important role of princess Inikpi. She was a very beautiful woman, from the royal family, a heroine with great attributes. Her story is that of selfless commitment and sacrifice to the course and survival of the Igala nation.

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Historical Account Of Princess Inikpi And The People Of Igala.

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Be Selfless -COAS Charges Troops, Igala won't Be Part Of Biafra -Group To Nnamdi

Photo Credit: Google Be Selfless - COAS Tells Troops Photo Credit: Nigerian Tribune The Chief of Army Staff, Maj Gen Faruk Yahaya, on Tuesday, charged the troops of 82 Division Nigerian Army to remain selfless and disciplined in the discharge of their duties. According to a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja by Director, Army Public Relations, Major Gen Onyema Nwachukwu, the COAS gave the charge during his address to troops at Abakpa Cantonment in Enugu State.

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Today's Headlines: Be Selfless -COAS Charges Troops, Igala won't Be Part Of Biafra -Group To Nnamdi

SPAM

Today's Headlines: Igala Will Not Be Part Of Biafra - Group Tells Nnamdi, Another APC Member Is Dead

Igala Will Not Be Part Of Biafra - Group Tells Nnamdi Photo Credit Naija News The Chairman of the Igala Cultural Development Association (ICDA) working committee, Comrade Enemona Omattah has stated that the Igala tribe will not be part of Biafra. Omattah called on the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) to count the Igalas out of any plan to secede from Nigeria.

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Today's Headlines: Igala Will Not Be Part Of Biafra - Group Tells Nnamdi, Another APC Member Is Dead

CULTURE

Igala People Can Never Be Part Of Biafra- Igala Cultural Group Warns Nnamdi Kanu

The Igala Cultural Development Association, the apex socio-cultural group of the Igala people of Kogi State has warned Nnamdi Kanu and the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) to exclude Igalas from their agitation for Biafran independence. The group also asked IPOB to remove Igala land from their map and have it redrafted.

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Igala People Can Never Be Part Of Biafra- Igala Cultural Group Warns Nnamdi Kanu

SOCIETY

From Grass To Grace: Mary Daniels Acquires A New House

A pure water hawker known as Mary Daniels has been reported to have acquired a new house which worths N17.5 million Naira in Igando area of Lagos. Also, she is currently building a pure water factory within the premises. Recall that many well-meaning individuals donated some cash in the past to help Mary after the video of her selling sachet pure water surfaced online.

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From Grass To Grace: Mary Daniels Acquires A New House

LIFESTYLE

Check Out How Memorable The Way Igala Carnival For The Year 2021 Turned Out To Be

Igala carnival for the year 2021 has come and gone but the memories of the day live on. The carnival took place yesterday, 21st day of July, 2021. The Igala carnival was more than the expectations of a lot of Igala people. People from far and near attended the carnival knowing fully well that it would always be fun to be at the carnival.

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Check Out How Memorable The Way Igala Carnival For The Year 2021 Turned Out To Be

ENTERTAINMENT

Throwback: Check Out How The Death Of Abubakar Audu Affected His Wife, Farida Olivia Audu.

The death of Prince Abubakar Audu has been one of the most heartbreaking news to the people of Kogi state, especially the Igala people. The death came as at the time he was winning the governorship election in the state in the year 2015. The death was devastating to the Igala people and then more devastating to one person who was the young wife of the late political icons.

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Throwback: Check Out How The Death Of Abubakar Audu Affected His Wife, Farida Olivia Audu.