There have been violent protests in the US city of Minneapolis after a policeman killed an unarmed US Afro American man by kneeling on his neck till he died. Angry protesters threw rocks and sprayed graffiti on police cars, and police responded by firing canisters of tear gas. Painful Last Moments A video shows George… Continue reading Police Clash With Protesters After Killing Of Unarmed US Afro American
Harriet Tubman was a heroic US Afro American woman who rescued many slaves during the slave era of the United States. Her movement was metaphorically called the Underground Railway and many slaves rode on to their freedom. According to Afro Americans of that era, Harriet Tubman comes around to rescue slaves in the thick of… Continue reading View Realistic Mural Of Harriet Tubman, Breaker Of Chains
“I have not been able to find out the state or family where I belong. That is why we are appealing to Igbo people and Africans in general to do DNA test so that when the result matches us, we will know we are cousins. “The western media will always try to portray Africans in… Continue reading Origin: Afro Americans Call For More DNA Tests From Igbos
Hollywood actress Kerry Washington has been learning Igbo, it seems. The actress who is married to Hollywood based Nnamdi Asomugha, congratulated actress Genevieve Nnaji in Igbo language, following her film Lionheart‘s nomination for an Oscar award. Continue reading in the link below:
Today, we at Igbo Defender remember Igbo Landing, the first civil rights protest on US soil.