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African Culture

The famous Igbo women’s August meeting.

One thing the Igbo tribe of Nigeria believes in is that no matter where one finds himself or herself for the sake of seeking greener pastures, they should remember the road that will lead them home. These belief rings true...

African Culture

A tale of Idemili, Aho, Afo, Nnewi and Nnobi.

It's quite noticeable in African traditions that the female gender had a prominent place in myth and indigenous religious and cultural concepts — the supernatural, a goddess, is female. For every cultural or traditional belief, there's a female god making...

African Culture

What is Alusi? Who is Alusi?

  The Igbo cosmology is divided into four parts, and one of the four of them is Alusi. The Igbos are one of the three major ethnic groups of Nigeria, in west Africa. Alusi, know by some as Arusi and...