Not many people are aware that there are Igbos in Cross River State. One of such communities are the Agbo, who are Igbo people indigenous to Cross River State. They speak the Legbo dialect of Igbo and share a lot with the people of Izzi in Ebonyi State.
According to a source, a river is what separated them from Arochukwu. They have such towns as Igbo Ekureku, Adadama, Itigidi and Igbo Imabana.
A famous Legbo is fomer Governor Liyel Imoke of Cross River State.