Similarities Between The Spellings Of Igbo Words And Anglicized Japanese Words

They may not all share the same meaning, but the spellings of these Igbo and anglicized Japanese words are too similar to be entirely coincidental. Adachi- Japanese name Adachi- Igbo name Adachi-ku- Japanese city Adachukwu- Igbo name Obuchi- Japanese surname Obuchi- Igbo surname Madoka- Japanese name Maduka- Igbo name Chinda- Japanese surname Chinda- Igbo surname… Read More Similarities Between The Spellings Of Igbo Words And Anglicized Japanese Words

Video Showing Cultural Link Bteweet Igbo (Proto Bantu) And Venda (Bantu) Peoples

Please try to watch the Venda film Nwana O Ngalangala ( meaning The Child Has Disappeared ) its a Venda film you can download herewww.youtube.com/watch?v=ep4DYiQLasg Let us tell you a little more about Venda. It is one of the official languages in South Africa. As we say at Igbodefender.com, Igbo socio-cultural/ socio economic influence from… Read More Video Showing Cultural Link Bteweet Igbo (Proto Bantu) And Venda (Bantu) Peoples

25 Igbo (Proto Bantu) And 25 Zimbabwean (Bantu) Names Begining With The ‘Chi’ Prefix

What Does Chibunu Onuzo Have In Common With Chibundu Gutuza? They aren’t from the same country – Onuzo is Nigerian, while Gutuza is Zimbabwean. They don’t share the same profession Onuzo is a writer while Gutuza is a member of the Zimbabwean Parliament. They don’t even share the same sex – Onuzo is female while… Read More 25 Igbo (Proto Bantu) And 25 Zimbabwean (Bantu) Names Begining With The ‘Chi’ Prefix

Proposed Obuaku Seaport In Abia Will Open Up Igboland To International Trade Billion$

Igboland is not landlocked at all. By God’s special grace, we have an defunct ancient port in Abia State that if rebuilt can open up Igboland to international trade and the accompanying billions of dollars. It is in the Obuaku, Ukwa West LGA, and the site lies by the Azumini River that flows into the… Read More Proposed Obuaku Seaport In Abia Will Open Up Igboland To International Trade Billion$

The Oluyares: The Igbo Aborigines Of Ife Who Still Live There

Unknown to many, not all the Igbo aborigines of Ife followed Prince Chima, later Eze Chima out to their Anioma/Benin axis/ was sold into slavery to make up today’s Lucumi of the Americas. Among those that assimilated into the culture of the Yorubas are some that still have a well-recognised identity protected by the Yoruba… Read More The Oluyares: The Igbo Aborigines Of Ife Who Still Live There

Ezechima, the last Prince of the Igbos of Ile Ife

We continue our expose of the fact that the Igbos were the aborigins of Ile Ife, which today is the cradle of the Yoruba civilisation with this excerpt: “According to some stories, after Obatala (king of the aboriginal Igbos from the Nri area, who founded Ile-Ife) was driven from Ile-Ife after being defeated (by Oduduwa,… Read More Ezechima, the last Prince of the Igbos of Ile Ife

The Aniomas were the Igbo aborigines of Ile Ife

According to Yoruba history, before the arrival of the Yorubas in Ile Ife, and today’s Yorubaland, there was a pre-existing civilisation of Igbos in the region. But, of recent, some historians from Ugbo Kingdom, Ogun State, have been claiming that it was the present indigenes of Ugbo, rather than the present day Igbo people in… Read More The Aniomas were the Igbo aborigines of Ile Ife