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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 inwards because there are values in our culture. Let’s appreciate what we have; it is for our good.

Benin people left here to establish the Benin Kingdom before establishing Ife. It is not only the Igbo and Igala that originated from here. Eri had five children; among them was only one female.

He made many other statements about other cultural issues. See the other things he said here.

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Video: HRM Ooni Of Ife Confirms Ife’s Obatala Dynasty Is Of Igbo Origin

In this viral Youtube video, the Ooni of Ife confirms that the Obatala dynasty is of Igbo origin. This is what we have been saying for years. Watch:

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Between Ife, Osun State and Ife, Imo State

The First Igbos Had A Judeo-Nubian (Egyptian) Origin (New Info)

Recall that Igbodefender.com has been emphasizing in various articles over the years that the first Igbos have a Judeo-Nubian (Egyptian) origin.

And today, we will look at those ancient connections with the Jews and Nubian Egyptians from the prism of substitutional atonement, a religious practice known to both cultures.

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Ooni Of Ife Holds Talks With Ezeani Of Mmaku On Improving Igbo-Yoruba Ties