The link will take you to the remarkable journey of Lawrence Patterson, who just retraced his roots to Igbo Land and is now about to marry an Igbo princess. See details here.
In the video below, Yoruba traditional chief and media mogul, Dele Momodu is seen praising the Igbo for their abilities and wondering why Nigeria ‘is still marginalising them’. He wonders why Nigeria is not taking advantage of the entrepreneurial drive of the Igbos. He says the Igbos can be found prospering and contributing to the… Continue reading Watch: Dele Momodu Praising The Igbo
Dear fluent Igbo language speakers; Knowing how important it is to promote understanding of the Igbo language; Noting that lots of people need Igbo language translations in their quest to understand the language; We decided to start this Igbo to English language translation contest. To participate, all you need to do is go to the… Continue reading Igbo To English Translation Contest
We came across a place Dr Thomas Sowell weighed in on why Igbos and other ethnic groups known for trading are resented. See what he said. “Where middlemen are an ethnically distinct group -the Jews, the Chinese in SouthEast Asia, the east Indians in Uganda, the Ibos in Nigeria- that ethnic group is hated by… Continue reading Why Jews, Chinese, Indians And Igbos Are Hated – Dr Thomas Sowell
Every year, the Igbos celebrate the New Yam Festivals in their different towns. This is called Iwaji. The ceremony is also called Iri Ji in some Igbo cultures. Same celebration but slightly different names. Iwaji is part of Igbo culture. As Bishop Paulinus Ezeokafor has noted, any Igbo can celebrate Iwaji, irrespective of their religion.… Continue reading IWAJI THE IGBO EQUIVALENT OF AMERICA’S THANKSGIVING