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Igwe Nnaemeka Achebe

13 Oct 2020
The Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Nnaemeka Achebe, has called for social and infrastructural development of the commercial city. Achebe, who commended the commencement of operations at the Onitsha River Port as well as work on the second Niger Bridge and Anambra International Cargo Airport,
11 Oct 2019
Works of the art of over 200 artists from Nigeria and the Diaspora are on display at the Oreze International Arts Exhibition at Onitsha Ime Obi, the palace of the Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Nnaemeka Achebe, in an exhibition that will end on Sunday, October 13.
20 Jul 2019
The Obi of Onitsha, His Majesty Igwe Nnaemeka Achebe has approved the committees of experts set to manage the 2019 Ofala.
Osu caste system in Igboland
18 Nov 2018
In October, the Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Nnaemeka Achebe, had taken a stance to abolish the Osu Culture in Igboland. Days before this, some traditional leaders in Oguta Local Government of Imo State had endorsed the abolishing of the age-long culture to free affected people from stigmatisation in the community. The fight for the abolishment…
12 Oct 2018
The Osu caste system is an ancient practice common to the Igbo tribe in the eastern part of Nigeria. This practice discriminates against people who are termed inferior because they have been dedicated to the deities of the land. In some other Igbo cultures, the Osu are people who have been ostracised because they disobeyed…


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