Ozubulu monarch to mark Okeife Festival, Wednesday

TRADITIONAL ruler of Ozubulu, Igwe Nnamdi Fidelis Oruche, will on Wednesday, mark the traditional Okeife Festival for year 2018. According to a statement, jointly signed...

Anambra marks first Home Coming Festival

IN A bid to promote tourism and culture and encourage the indigenes of Anambra in diasporas to always visit home and invest, Anambra State...

Ending Osu Caste in Igbo Land

OSU Caste practice which has been as old as Igbo culture has been a ragging and controversial issue in Igbo land for centuries. Recently, Anambra...

UNIZIK performs new yam festival

DIRECTOR, Directorate of Igbo Village and Centre for African civilization (IVACAC), Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, Rev Fr Prof. Bonachristus Umeogu has advocated for a...

Anambra East LG workers feast on new yam festival

YAM, which is culturally believed to be the king of all crops has been described as a crop worthy of celebrating its first fruits...

Obosi, Nimo octogenarians’

... matters arising IS culture not the totality of a people's way of life? It is a form of identity too. Every homogenous ethnic group...

Ilu Iyi rite: Much ado about Ezenwanyi claims

THESE days, it is common sight to see groups of women, both married and unmarried organise themselves into clubs claiming to be Ezenwanyi. This...

Court settles seven-year chieftaincy issue in Nnobi

THE seven- year protracted chieftaincy issue that almost tore the ancient town of Nnobi in Idemili South Local Government Area apart has been laid...

Okpuno Monarch celebrates “Iwa Ji”

TRADITIONAL ruler of Okpuno, Igwe Sunday Okafor, has called on the citizenry to embrace agriculture to enhance food production in the society. Igwe Okafor, who...

Ugbenu Monarch tasks Igbos to embrace culture

THE traditional ruler of Ugbenu, Igwe Lawrence Egwuonwu has called on the Igbos to be committed in exhibiting their culture and traditions to enhance...

Oyo state holds festival for twins

ABOUT 2034 set of twins and tens of multiple births on Saturday, converged on Igboora, the capital of Ibarapa Central Local Government Area of...

Ihembosi marks New Yam Festival

PEOPLE of Ihebosi in Ekwusigo Local Government area of Anambra State have celebrated their annual 2018 New Yam Day The occasion attracted both illustrious sons...

Nnobi celebrates Ashia Olu

NNOBI monarch, Igwe Nick Obi,of Idemili South Local Government Area of Anambra state has celebrated Nnobi 2018 Ashia Olu Festival with the entire Nnobi...

Ilu Iyi rite: Much ado about Ezenwanyi claims

THESE days, it is common sight to see groups of women, both married and unmarried organise themselves into clubs claiming to be Ezenwany. This...

OBIORA: Eze Iweka sues for forgiveness, peace in Obosi community

IGWE Chidubem Iweka of Obosi, Idemili North Local Government Area, Anambra State has called for forgiveness and peace as a prerequisite for tranquility and...

New Yam: Igbo highest crop celebration-IgweEzeudenna

H.R.H Igwe Michael Chidozie Ezeudena Obi- AwkaEtiti, in Idemmili South Local Government of Anambra State has said that yam was the most celebrated seedling...

NIGERIA DRIFTING INTO PRECARIOUS STATE – OBI ACHEBE

THE Obi of Onitsha, Obi Nnaemeka Achebe, has cautioned on the continuous drafting of the ship of the state into a precarious state. The monarch...

Edo Govt to call for return of stolen artifacts’ at EDOFEST

EDO State Government will be organising a photo exhibition with the aim of utilizing the platform to call for the return of stolen artifacts...

Amawbia celebrates new yam with pump

Last weekend, traditional ruler of Amawbia, Igwe Michael Ositadimma Okoye (Okpaligwe I nke Amawbia) celebrated the 2018 new yam (Iliji) in his palace and...

Okafor canvasses promotion of New Yam festival in Igbo land

THE Deputy Transition Committee Chairman for Awka South Local Government Area, Chief Obiorah Okafor has called on the citizenry to embrace agriculture to enhance...

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