In the linked excerpt, Igbo hustory authority Cheta Nwanze delves into history, humbly updating himself and other Igbos with additional historical knowledge. He also reveals a history book he believes every Igbo man must read to know more. Enjoy! https://www.nairaland.com/5823856/anioma-vs-igbo-cheta-nwanze
Have you heard of the Ekumeku war fought by Igbo guerillas against the British for many years? If you haven’t, read about it here.
Today, we bring you news of Ogbeonicha in Anions, Delta State, and Ogbonicha/Alloma, Kogi State. Igbodefender believes in feeding historians with food for research about Igbos and her neighbours. Why are these two towns named similarly? Is there any historical linkage/where there historical interactions? Read Also: Between Ife, Osun State and Ife Imo State We…… Continue reading Between Ogbeonicha, Anioma, Delta State And Ogbonicha/Alloma Kogi State
Today, we remember the blessed Odiani sub ethnic group of the Igbos. They occupy a part of Oshimmili Local Government Area, deep in Igbo Land. The Odiani people are the only indigenous speakers of Lucumi language in Africa. They share the language with Lucumi Afro American speakers in Cuba, Brazil and other South American countries.…… Continue reading The Odiani Igbos, The Indigenous Custodians Of Lucumi Language
“At the Yoruba Center in Havana, Cuba, Prof. Catherine Acholonu had this to state: “I saw among the Yoruba pantheon of gods at the center, the statue of a god named Obatala whose inscription/explanation read: Father of the Igbo nation…” IGBODEFENDER.COM’S COMMENT According to history Obatala was the title of the pre-existing kings of the…… Continue reading Obatala, Father Of The Igbo Nation