New yam festival is not just a festival where food is eaten. It is a constant reminder and an encouragement to Ndigbo to
Will you close your eyes to all her past misdeeds as her knight in shining armour that you say you are; or will you worry about what people will say about you?
Let’s get your reaction
Hello. A statement by Igbo cultural puritan, Odimegwu Onwumere (Nze Obimgbegbuo), warning against the ‘indiscriminate’ use of Igbo red cap (okpu mme mme) in political rallies has arrived the desk of Igbodefender.com.
An Igbo man is an independent man. They don’t like to take what is not theirs so they work very hard to get their own.
The Igbo society hates oppression so if you can prove how an Igbo has oppressed or is oppressing you or a group of people to the Igbo society, that person becomes an enemy of the whole Igbo community.
If such person is an Igbo, he will be excommunicated and treated with disdain but if he is not he will be resisted whether those he is oppressing are Igbos or not. – Tari Nemi, Ijaw intellectual
I largely agree with Tari Nemi on this. But the sad thing is that we are beginning to see cracks in this noble aspect of Igbo character.
An interesting conversation (on Igbos as usual – Igbo esika) has come to light on the internet. Continue reading “See Interesting Responces Someone Who Accused The Igbos Of ‘Not Being Accomodating’ Got”