Monarchy King Igbo

Monarchy King Igbo

Red Hat is a symbol of leadership and kingship in Ibo land. during coronation ceremony a red hat is placed on the head of a new leader by the most cultural leader around or the most elderly person around. Placing of Hat on the bearers head in the presence of public means that the public collectively has authorized the bearer to hold vital post of leadership. To…

Igbo King

Igbo King

From the origin of the first world first community comes the hierarchy of leadership. The Ibos are one of the people on earth that kept that unique ancient system live and vibrant till date. The important of this tradition can be seen in all local villages and clan in todays IBO domain. As one people they all carry the same the hierarchy where ever they go in…

Beautiful Igbo Traditional Wedding at BICS Garden in Lekki, Nigeria

Beautiful Igbo Traditional Wedding at BICS Garden in Lekki, Nigeria

An Igbo traditional marriage ceremony starts way in advance of the actual wedding. The first step is the marriage request and official proposal by the groom and his family. Once the bride’s family convenes and consents, the two fathers “symbolically” discuss a bride-price and agree to the “terms” of marriage. On the wedding day itself, the groom is placed in the crowd and told to await his bride.…

The Igbo Traditional Marriage Ceremony: Stages and Custom (Grooms’ Guide)

The Igbo Traditional Marriage Ceremony: Stages and Custom (Grooms’ Guide)

If you’re a man who is planning to marry an igbo woman, this post will get you familiar with the ibo engagement ceremony stages and process and the customary marriage rites a groom is required to complete – it’s not as overwhelming as people say it is. In this post, you will get an overview of the igbo engagement and traditional marriage ceremony process, as well as…

Actress Juliet Mgborukwe, husband fight on Instagram

Actress Juliet Mgborukwe, husband fight on Instagram

Nollywood Actress, Juliet Mgborukwe, and her estranged husband, Chima Ojukwu, have engaged themselves in a war of words on Instagram. Trouble began after the actress announced on Instagram that she was filing for a divorce due to alleged domestic violence. She also shared photos showing the bruises her husband allegedly inflicted on her on Instagram on July 6. Her husband also took to Instagram to tell his…

Zimbabwe opposition protests, demands reforms

Zimbabwe opposition protests, demands reforms

Rights organisations demanded a probe into the army following the deaths of at least three civilians in the violence trailing Zimbabwe’s elections. Picture: Xinhua/Shaun Jusa Harare – The United Nations (UN) called for restraint while human rights organisations demanded a probe into the army following the deaths of at least three civilians in the violence trailing Zimbabwe’s divisive elections. Protests and subsequent deaths in the capital Harare…

Eden Hazard: I prefer to lose with Belgium than win with France

Eden Hazard: I prefer to lose with Belgium than win with France

Eden Hazard criticised France’s playing style after Belgium’s 1-0 defeat in a World Cup semifinal on Tuesday, saying he would rather lose with Belgium than win with France. Belgium entered the semifinal as the tournament’s leading scorers, but Hazard, Kevin De Bruyne and Romelu Lukaku were muted by France, who clinched their third World Cup final appearance in the last 20 years thanks to Samuel Umtiti’s second-half…

Igbo in Nasarawa urge government to provide security in markets

Igbo in Nasarawa urge government to provide security in markets

President-elect of Igbo Cultural Association (ICA) in Narrarawa State, Mr. Cyril Ebeh, has called on the state government to beef-up security in all markets across the state. The president made the call in an interview, in Lafia, on Monday. He said that the call became imperative due to incessant attacks on Igbo traders and their investments. Ebeh said that the Igbo people believed in themselves and would…

2019: Zik would’ve supported President Buhari – VON chief

2019: Zik would’ve supported President Buhari – VON chief

Director General of Voice of Nigeria (VON), Osita Okechukwu, has said Nigeria’s first president, Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe, would have supported the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019, if he was alive. Okechukwu said that would have afforded Ndigbo the opportunity to produce the country’s president in 2023. He also said 95 per cent of Igbo clamouring for restructuring are in support of a united Nigeria. Okechukwu,…