OWERRI, ORLU, OKIGWE AND THE IGBO CREATION MYTH

Ndi Igbo have a creation myth that they are Ndi Gbo (ancient people). Historical authorities like Professor Catherine Acholonu, and HRM Ooni Ognunwusi of Ile Ife have stated that the Igbos were the first People on earth. There is also evidence of the Judeo-Nubian migration of Eri Ben Gad and the Nubian chieftains to Igboland… Continue reading OWERRI, ORLU, OKIGWE AND THE IGBO CREATION MYTH

HOW THE IGBO RESISTED COLONIALISM

Between 1900 and 1914 (when Northern and Southern Nigeria were amalgamated) there had been twenty-one British military expeditions into Igboland. In 1928 for the first time in their history, Igbo men were made to pay tax – they were a subject people.        This attempt to take over political control of Igboland met with resistance… Continue reading HOW THE IGBO RESISTED COLONIALISM

Benin People Left Eri, Aguleri Before Establishing Ife – Eze Eri

Eze Chukwuemeka Eri of Eri Community in Aguleri, Anambra state says that Benin people left Eri before establishing Ife. He also stated that the Igbo and Igala races also started from Eri, Aguleri. The traditional ruler made the statement during an interview with Daily Trust. He said; There is the need for us to look… Continue reading Benin People Left Eri, Aguleri Before Establishing Ife – Eze Eri

Black Wall Street: How Envious Racists Destroyed An Afro American Paradise

The video describes the destruction of Black Wall Street. That destruction is one of the worst cases of genocide to happen in the United States in the 20th Century. Racists couldn’t handle the fact that an Afro American community could become affluent like Beverly Hills. So, they decided to burn it down and kill its… Continue reading Black Wall Street: How Envious Racists Destroyed An Afro American Paradise