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Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by JoeEeL(m): 12:36pm On Sep 22, 2023
Rossikk:
According to British newspaper, the UK Guardian,



https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2016/mar/18/story-of-cities-5-benin-city-edo-nigeria-mighty-medieval-capital-lost-without-trace

Benin Wall and Moat

As it looked 500 years ago:

Time to follow you.

I love revolutionaries like you... people with great decolonised minds. These are d kind of people I'm glad to have conversations with and listen to. People who have risen far above racial complex.

People who understand colonialism, history, slavery and how all these interplay.

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Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by JuanDeDios: 12:39pm On Sep 22, 2023
NzogbuNzogbu:
the problem is you believers don't understand context of scripture

1 John 1:5 God is light and in him there is no darkness.

Yaweh created all things, and their is nothing that happens that he doesn't permit

So you can technically say something came from me because i permit it, this doesn't invalidate 1John 1:5

He that breaks the edge the Serpent will bite
Bolded makes sense. So because of that we should abandon the text of that verse and go with some interpretation. Ok. But I must warn you that taking this approach to the Old Testament will be very very exhausting - lots of unsavoury things to INTERPRET there.
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by Branco6(m): 12:39pm On Sep 22, 2023
Rossikk:


I think you may be confusing the Benin wall with the OTHER massive Nigerian wall, the Eredo Earthworks also known as Sungbo's Eredo, located near Ijebu Ode. wink

The queen who ordered its construction was Bilikisu Sungbo, and some have posited that she was the legendary Queen of Sheba. ('Ijebu' and 'Sheba' could well be referring to the same place.

'Sheba' sounds like what an oyinbo person would call Ijebu.




Sheba is Ethiopia tho
Just saying

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Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by SuperOnyi: 12:43pm On Sep 22, 2023
JoeEeL:


They did this to erase the handiwork and craftsmanship of our forefathers. This is the extent of damage the colonists did to us as a people

The walls were not just huge and big but they had mathematical inscriptions and advanced code symbols that were privy to the rulership class systems.

It was too inspirational and the Brits came in to destroy this in order to break the chain that links our identity from generation to generation. This eventually creates a loser's and conquered mindset which is why we as blacks do not easily recognise ourselves anymore.

It took several centuries to build that and imagine we continued up till this day, we would have kept advancing and advancing in our knowledge but they destroyed this and gave you guys nigeria.

It is because many of us do not know our history and the extreme damage of colonialism that we still embrace One Nigeria. This is why as they say, being a One Nigerian and an intellectual are mutually exclusive. What these colonialists carried out is more than genocide. This is the peak of world crimes. They didn't just end peoples, they ended their identity. This is deeper than what you can ever imagine.

They also destroyed Arochukwu temple in Abia today. They made us hate our ancestors and burnt temples and shrines all over southern africa. They gave us their fake bible and interpreted our ancestors like Esu and Ekwensu as "devil", very mischievously.

Africans do not know who they have been. Africans should stop looking forward... they have to first start from looking back and way back to see where they're coming from.

Where's Nsibidi today? Do you know we had systems of reading and writing? Our Ifa system they tried to demonise it. I posted Isese day on my whatsapp status, one bornfool was telling me to repent. A great pity for d black man but its not too late.


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Don't stop... We're all here to learn. Can nsibidi be revived? I've heard so much about it! Imagine our kids being literal in English and nsibidi alphabet. If I die without seeing Africa rise, I will curse her 😠😔.
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by SuccessfulRichi: 12:44pm On Sep 22, 2023
[quote author=Rossikk post=125944433]

You are right my brother.

The biggest damage they did to us wasn't even the looting of our resources, which in itself was massive.

It was the damage they did to our MINDS.

They destroyed our self-belief.

Our ancestors never entertained the idea of being unable to build something that they required building.

If they needed it, they gathered round and decided how to go about it and they just did it.

It never even OCCURRED to them to get people from overseas to do it for them.

Today, it is the complete opposite.

It will only get worst and WORST since we have decided to use greed, sentiments, tribalism, nepotism and hatred to destroy our own selves (the black race). The white are watching, China are watching. Until the day we have decided to think critical thinking among ourselves that's the day things will get better for a black man. Wtf
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by Tijani009: 12:47pm On Sep 22, 2023
Rossikk:


A simple trip to Benin will solve your issue. Simply get to Benin and ask anyone to direct you to the 'moat' as they call it.

Everyone in Benin knows about it. I actually lived in Benin for a while as a kid. The moat was very close to our house, and no one seemed to know why it was there. It was very massive and deep. You dare not get too near it because if you fall inside, your own don finish be dat. It's like falling down from a three storey building. Obviously you will find the moat at many points in the city since it is an endless wall. It is so deep and wide that you will wonder how on earth did those people build it for 6,500 kilometres in total length, with no tractors or cranes or modern equipment. It's just incredible.

Artistic rendition of 15th century Benin City showing the wall and streetlights, as described by Dutch and Portuguese visitors, who also described Benin City as one of the best planned and most beautiful cities in the world.
You could still find in moat in ekusa market 3rd east circular, airport road oposit oba akensua ll cultural center, golf course road, sakponba road, evotubu in ekenwan road, basically, people now dump dirty on it and call it gully erosion, and people with money fill it especially in airport road back of the oba palace to build malls, thank u
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by ogbe88(m): 12:50pm On Sep 22, 2023
Rossikk:


Everything doesn’t revolve around you, Mr Igbo man. Get lost.

This thread is for nationalists, not tribalists.

stoop insulting ppl Mr man, let them speak, and I don't think u are from Edo state.

U keep talking about one Nigeria, where has it lead us to, Imagine Benin Kingdom (Edo State) been on it's own, do you know how much progress will be made.

Pls be having sense.

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Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by Mccullum: 12:51pm On Sep 22, 2023
Can Africans think on how to made things for themselves.
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by XY23: 12:53pm On Sep 22, 2023
SuperOnyi:



shocked


This got me thinking... Why didn't he order the intellectuals to develop a writing system after seeing how the Portuguese rolled? We would have gotten to hear Benin empire's history from the horse's mouth.

There were very few intellectuals then, many of the Binis didn't take any pride in learning about the ways of the 'whites' nor writing about them. Apart from the ease of doing business with them, the Binis general abhored anything that could ruboff on their identity. However, details of their early dealings were instead documented in Edo language (we had special unit for that at the time). The archives were destroyed or stolen by the British.
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by SuperOnyi: 12:54pm On Sep 22, 2023
JuanDeDios:

Any sub-Saharan Africans who left and travelled did so individually. They were the exceptions. We never built ocean-going vessels to explore the seas. We did not travel far as organized groups.


shocked



This whole thing is crazy! They told us all humans originated from Africa, how did they get to Europe, Australia, Americas, and Asia? Did Africans lose everything including that knowledge? 🤔


It might be possible since this generation is more fixated on making money from the internet and social media, our descendants might lose the knowledge to certain technology. But this time, we've got YouTube and well documented processes to help them.

The question begging for answers is: did we forget the knowledge to certain technology our ancestors possessed? Just look at the pyramid in Egypt...

I find it hard to believe these fvckers who want us to believe that Africans that were the first humans but were jumping from one tree to another 😐 prior to "the coming of the white man". It's hard to swallow that.
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by tsdarkside(m): 12:54pm On Sep 22, 2023
NzogbuNzogbu:
lol, that is kaballah lies.

And it's usually esoteric dark stuffs that tell this info

No way would demons be building a house for yaweh, was the temple builders any different from the David labourers who built Jerusalem as a formidable city with walls

soo,you are sayin the bible cant be completly believed....??
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by SuperOnyi: 12:56pm On Sep 22, 2023
XY23:


There were very few intellectuals then, many of the Binis didn't take any pride in learning about the ways of the 'whites' nor writing about them. Apart from the ease of doing business with them, the Binis general abhored anything that could ruboff on their identity. However, details of their early dealings were instead documented in Edo language (we had special unit for that at the time). The archives were destroyed or stolen by the British.


shocked



The British did a number on us 😠.

Was it written in the alphabets we are familiar with today?
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by membranus: 12:57pm On Sep 22, 2023
Kenmatt:
This also proves the fact that truthfully Benin is an ancient City and her Culture is actually rooted.

We all can easily assimilate this fact that Yoruba was an offspring of Benin.

Yoruba was an offspring of Benin you say, yet we Yorubas lent our son Oranmiyan to the Benins to stabilise their kingdom. How can you explain that?
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by XY23: 1:04pm On Sep 22, 2023
SuperOnyi:



shocked



The British did a number on us 😠.

Was it written in the alphabets we are familiar with today?

Lol. No sir. What we have today can be likened to the watered-down version of a written language. SMH! The language of old literally sounded like coded messages. The inscriptions were unique, I saw an old writing somewhere in the Palace some years back. There was something mystical about it . They have rewritten our history, and the whole of the black race see themselves as inferior people.

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Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by NzogbuNzogbu: 1:11pm On Sep 22, 2023
tsdarkside:


soo,you are sayin the bible cant be completly believed....??
I am saying there is nothing like this in the Bible.

I only came across this in the so called lost books of Solomon which are writing not in the bible
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by NzogbuNzogbu: 1:13pm On Sep 22, 2023
JuanDeDios:

Bolded makes sense. So because of that we should abandon the text of that verse and go with some interpretation. Ok. But I must warn you that taking this approach to the Old Testament will be very very exhausting - lots of unsavoury things to INTERPRET there.
The scripture is very clear, it's not my interpretation

It's about applying the theology pattern that is consistent with scripture

Bible is extremely consistent, this is why so many so called foreign theologies like the one in debate is never found in it

They come from so called lost aprocaphla

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Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by Timetravel88: 1:16pm On Sep 22, 2023
tommy589:


We were developing at our own pace until the cursed day we met the whites. Since then we have become their victim of servitude and our land theirs to plunder

Continue blaming them and don’t learn how to move forward. The China you see today was once under Japanese imperialism, even Spain (Iberian peninsula) that African migrants run to today was under Arab rule (the Moors) for 700 years. Today Spain is a force to reckon with in the world. Black Africa especially Nigeria will continue crying about white man being bad while their Black inept leaders continue to lead them into penury. Rubbish!

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Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by revolt(m): 1:16pm On Sep 22, 2023
[quote author=Rossikk post=125944191]

It is.

You can actually go on Google Earth and type in 'Benin wall', and you will see the full outline of the wall. It's unbelievably huge and expansive, and you will wonder how long it must have take them to build it. I mean, something 4 times longer than the Great Wall of China.

I read somewhere that it took around 300 years to build!

Can you imagine the level of state organisation and efficiency that would have allowed a project to continue till the end for 300 years?

There were many people who helped in building this wall who knew full well that they would not live to see its completion.

Today, even a 3 year long project can give us serious problems, never mind 300 yesuccessfully.


4 times longer than the great wall of china... you must hve read your history in vernacular. OKs stop distracting us. Do u even know how vast the Chinese wall is ?
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by JuanDeDios: 1:18pm On Sep 22, 2023
Fujiyama:


^^^
grin

And yet everyone hates Naira today. A prophet indeed without honour. cheesy
Lol. That should be Malians.
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by clefstone(m): 1:19pm On Sep 22, 2023
Rossikk:


I have NEVER been a tribalist.

I am Igbo, and I hate IPOB, and all traitors of Nigeria of whatever ethnic colouration, including Boko Haram.

IPOB and Boko Haram are two sides of the same coin of ignorance and stupidity.

One thing you guys need to realise is that this tribalism you practice is unAFRICAN.

It was the colonialists who got you thinking in terms of 'I am Igbo'. 'You are Yoruba'.

Before colonialism, we identified ourselves by our town of origin and family/community lineage - NOT by our language.


Speaking Yoruba did not make you a ''Yoruba man''. You were an Egba man or an Ekiti man etc. Same for Igbos. Igbos never regarded themselves as one group before colonialism came. Go and read Achebe. Each town was a nation unto itself.

The colonialists introduced language bloc identification.
thank you for this comment.

Please join this thread

https://www.nairaland.com/2860758/igbo-origin-ndoni-aboh-people#124359534
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by ElValiente(m): 1:20pm On Sep 22, 2023
Omo see wall. Then there comes the engineers.
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by snthesis(m): 1:36pm On Sep 22, 2023
Dronedude:
“extended for some 16,000 km in all, in a mosaic of more than 500 interconnected settlement boundaries. They covered 6,500 sq km and were all dug by the Edo people … They took an estimated 150 million hours... to construct, and are perhaps the largest single archaeological phenomenon on the planet”


150 million hours translates to more than 17 thousand years. Are the saying it took 17 thousand years to build the wall of 16k kilometers?

Man hours means the Total number of hours an individual can work, so when a summary of Man-hours is given on a project, you can calculate the number of men that were involved over a specific timeline or vice -versa. i.e in a day, realistically you can work for 12mhrs (max- assuming no night work i.e 7a.m -6p.m), so in a month (assuming 6 working days) the total hours a single person can work is 288mhours, similarly in a yr that amounts to 3,456mhrs/person. So if we assume it took 300yrs to construct, total number of persons working on that project to accumulate 150million man-hours will be 144persons, which is rather low.

We can also estimate the time it took to complete the construction of the wall based on the 150Million mhours. i.e assuming 3,000persons were deployed full time on the project, it would take 14years to construct.

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Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by Ajsmart(m): 1:37pm On Sep 22, 2023
To enslave a man, you only need to mis-educate his mind and the rest of his body, will and might will follow with zero hesitation.
A perfect example of this is when the British taught our people that local language spoken in your own community is vernacular. That simple mis-education has created millions of inferior-minded individuals who look to their foreign gods to determine the rest of the course of their life.

2nd example is how they brainwashed Africans that a wyte man died for their sins and that wyte man will come back someday to take the Africans to heaven. That ideology is called Christianity!

Rossikk:


You are right my brother.

The biggest damage they did to us wasn't even the looting of our resources, which in itself was massive.

It was the damage they did to our MINDS.

They destroyed our self-belief.

Our ancestors never entertained the idea of being unable to build something that they required building.

If they needed it, they gathered round and decided how to go about it and they just did it.

It never even OCCURRED to them to get people from overseas to do it for them.

Today, it is the complete opposite.

The minute we decide on building something even mildly tasking or complex, we look for 'white people' to do it for us, because in our minds we are incapable of doing it, including railway lines or airports.

Why do you need foreigners to build an airport or a railway station, or a road?

It's just pathetic.

The Chinese and others must be wondering to themselves, ''What on Earth is the matter with these people?''

You have other 300 universities in the country filled with multiple professors and lecturers in every field of endeavour.

So why do you need foreigners to build you a railway line or an airport or a mall?
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by musicwriter(m): 1:39pm On Sep 22, 2023
As we Africans were the first people to inhabit the world, we are the originators of what would later be called science and technology...... even God, language, learning, etc.
The problem is that everything we invented has been used to enslave us, such that we no longer know our powers.
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by infogeneral: 1:45pm On Sep 22, 2023
Rossikk:


I just posted pictures of the wall above here. What are you talking about?

The wall is partly overground and partly moat, which is covered by greenery.

Successive governments have neglected and ignored it.

In a serious country where people took pride in their history and heritage, that wall would have been our BIGGEST INCOME EARNER even more than oil, as a result of tourism.

This is literally the biggest man-made structure ON THE FACE OF THE EARTH!

Yet most NIGERIANS don't even know it exists, talk less of the world's people.

Ordinary Stonehenge in England brings in more than 20 billion dollars annually to the UK in tourism receipts.

Stonehenge is just a few rocks piled on top of each other to form a small circle.

Stonehenge


The whole world knows about Stonehenge, but nobody knows about the Great Benin Wall that is 4 times longer than the Great Wall of China.

In fact we have problems as a people.





I quite agree with you! How come the wall is not part of the wonders of the world? How come it is not part of UNESCO heritage sites? Many things are wrong with us as a people in this part of the world. We don't value what we have.
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by Kenmatt(m): 1:47pm On Sep 22, 2023
membranus:


Yoruba was an offspring of Benin you say, yet we Yorubas lent our son Oranmiyan to the Benins to stabilise their kingdom. How can you explain that?

It was the Prince of Oba of Benin that was sent on exile that fought and conquered and became the first Ooni of Ife.
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by hardcore007: 1:47pm On Sep 22, 2023
Rossikk:
I suspect this wall was built to keep out the Arab jihadists invading West Africa many centuries ago.

It clearly worked. For centuries. In fact it could be reasonably argued that had this wall not been built, we would be bearing names like Abdullahi and Muhammed today instead of Ayodele, Chukwuma, and so on, since Benin was the biggest and most powerful kingdom of the south, and had they captured Benin, the rest of the region would have been a breeze for them.

So, a very good and laudable project.

Indigenously envisioned, conceptualized, and executed.

With no stories of mago mago or somebody chopping the money meant for building the wall. wink

Lol, no be lie.
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by blueAgent(m): 1:48pm On Sep 22, 2023
tommy589:


We were developing at our own pace until the cursed day we met the whites. Since then we have become their victim of servitude and our land theirs to plunder

Joker.

Rubbish.
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by blueAgent(m): 1:54pm On Sep 22, 2023
MorataFC:
Mr Man your writeup is watery, the length of the whole world is 40,000 km by length and the wall of Benin covers half of that, from Lagos to London is 5,020 km while the wall of Benin is 16,000 km long?
How is that even possible?

I don laugh tire.
Blacks, they still terrible at foreging lies.
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by blueAgent(m): 1:55pm On Sep 22, 2023
Rossikk:


It is not my write-up. Go and debate the experts who penned the report. Didn't you see the source of the links?

I no get time for your wahala abeg. The wall is not a straight round wall. It is more like a maze or labyrinth of walls and ramparts protecting the city as well as up to 500 interconnected towns and villages.

It's not your writeup, but your brain could not tell you that it is not feasible?
That's why Europeans laugh at us.
Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by Cromagnon: 2:01pm On Sep 22, 2023
Rossikk:
If we had to implement such a project today, we would not believe in our capacity to do it.

We would be looking for China or Julius Berger to do it, and we would be ready to pay them billions of dollars.

Such is the damage that colonial rule did to our sense of confidence in our capacity as a people.

are you sure?
Singapore and Hong Kong were also colonised
Heck America itself was a former colony



.
This wall was built long before the Industrial Revolution of the 18th century.

They did not use any machines at all (at least none that we know of. Maybe they invented something they used, who knows? Do we research our history?)

But today, if we want to build a COMMON RAILWAY LINE, we call the Chinese.

We want to build an expressway, we call Julius Berger.

We want to build an airport or shopping mall, we call China.

I mean, we need to snap out of it, and become MEN again.

nobody is stopping you o



.

Just like our illustrious ancestors.

Re: Our Ancestors Built This Wall 600 Years Ago. Today We Would Pay CHINA To Do It. by JoeEeL(m): 2:05pm On Sep 22, 2023
SuperOnyi:



shocked




Don't stop... We're all here to learn. Can nsibidi be revived? I've heard so much about it! Imagine our kids being literal in English and nsibidi alphabet. If I die without seeing Africa rise, I will curse her 😠😔.

Exactly. Peoples like Japan did not lose their identity. Instead they built ontop it. They kept their monasteries and Kun reading. The technology of guns when the brits stepped foot on their lands, they grabbed it and built ontop of it while preserving their values. Till today their sense of purpose and identity are strong. They also reserved their language and their ways of life, like the Chinese.

The Nsibidi was a complex code / symbol language that translated to meanings. It was developed in the Biafran territories, from the Igbo hinterland to the Ejagham peoples all through Cross River, Akwa-Ibom down to even present-day Cameroun. It stood as a unifying form of communication whilst each of the indigenous peoples in this region had their respective languages. For instance in English or many of today's languages, everything is broken down, letter by letter. For instance "I am going to the market". Nsibidi instead would have a sort of symbol that would encapsulate the words "I", "go", "market" etc. You get the idea. There was mainstream nsibidi which the locals knew while there were far advanced code symbols that the "higher class" developed and used. More like "cult" but not in a bad way.

It was also used in representation of markings, tattoos, paintings, arts and even in wars to pass coded messages. These colonialists came, destroyed and banned all those things, eliminated those with deep knowledge of these, burnt artefacts and stole a lot from temples. If you know what these colonialist countries are hiding from black people, many of us would die of heart attack. They started to build churches and the corrupt and exiled in the societies, they began to make them appointed in church... citing scriptures that talk so much about forgiveness of sins and almost no repercussion. This was at odds and conflict with most of our traditional values. We did not have prison systems. Most times the bad in the societies were either exiled or estranged. Most kids wouldn't play with you, everyone would keep away from you to serve as deterrence for others to keep commiting evil. But these invaders turned our systems upside down and the alienated, the bad eggs, were elevated as priests, teachers, commanders of d community. They were stooges for d west... all from politics, to elders, to church etc. This is why it seems we are cursed with bad leaders. No, its been like that since they step foot on our soil. They make the worst rule over us. It's deliberate.

See, there's too much to say. Back to the nsibidi stuff. They started to demonise those who had knowledge of it. You know d usual na. Call them cultists, rebels, devil worshippers, hellfire stuff. U know how these guys control communication, media and brainwashing na. To d extent people started dropping their names that bore sweet names like Ekwensu, Esubiyi, Ifadele... Check yoruba names today; people now drop their names if it starts with Ogun, Ifa, Sango, Oya etc. and replace with Oluwa. For instance we used to have names like "Sangodele", "Ifabiyi", "Ogundayomi" "Ogundare" etc. Those in Biafra kukuma dropped their whole indigenous names and begun to bear names like "Sandra", "Gregory", "Silas", "Anselm", "Hilda". That's how it all started o. They burnt many of our "idols", "shrines", "temples" etc. Those who practised went into hiding. Haha, our world was actually turned over.

Back to the discussion, there was one lady on youtube that was teaching Nsibidi one time like that. But know that its watered down and quite a lost has been lost. But it can be revived just like the hebrew language today by the pioneer Ben-Yehuda. People dont know that Hebrew language of today was actually lost... but with determination, languages and cultures can be revived.

Check out this link:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SfDUukz45t0&t=247s&ab_channel=IkengaNationTV%7CIgboLectures%7CNsibidi%26more

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