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AGENEBODE THE NUPE TOWN IN EDO STATE

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The city of Agenebode in Etsako Local Government Area of Edo State is today considered to be a non-Nupe town inhabited by and belonging...

Alh. Ahman Patigi Biography, Age, Career

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Alhaji Ahman Paitigi Biography Alhaji Ahman Patigi OBE , OFR , ( 1914 - 1977 )Alhaji Ahman Patigi was a first...

Sam Nda-Isaiah Biography, Net Worth, Age, Career

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Sam Nda-Isaiah Biography, History, Net Worth, Tribe, Age, Lifestyle, Education Career, Politics, Occupation, Quotes, Family, Awards, Nominations, House, Religion, Wife, Children's, Profile & Biography...

Major General Mamman Jiya Vatsa Biography, Career, History

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Major General Mamman Jiya Vatsa Biography And His Net Worth Major General Mamman Jiya Vatsa Biography, Nigerian Soldier Poem Writer Major General Mamman Jiya Vatsa (...

How The Etsu Nupe Founded Igala Kingdom

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The Origination Of Igala Kingdom In 1854 Bishop Samuel Ajayi Crowther was told by the Igala people that their capital city of Idah was originally...

Yoruba People History

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Brief History Of Yoruba People The Brief History Of Yoruba People (Southern Nigerian People) Yoruba tribe are the second 2nd most Educated tribe in Nigeria and the second 2nd most popular language speaking in Nigeria after Hausa...

How Gwari People Were Originated from Nupe

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said they originated from Bornu.¹ But Professor Leo Frobenius wrote that the Gwari people were already an established race when Kisra arrived Paiko at the...

Ebira People History

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Brief History Of Ebira/Igbira People The Brief History Of Ebira People (North-Central Nigerian) The Ebira tribe are the fifth 5th most Educated tribe in Nigeria and also the Ebira is one of the most popular language...

Qatari People History

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The History Of Qatari People, Culture, Tradition, Geography, Lifestyle, Food, Economy, Socialization, Political, Dresses, Family, Languages, Relationship, Ethnics, Women, Children, Religion, Linguistic, Demography, Location,...

Top 10 Oldest Tribes In Nigeria

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Some years back before 1500, many of modern Nigeria settlement's was divided into states identified with contemporary ethnic groups names. These early states included...

ONITSHA THE NUPE CITY By Ndagi Abdullahi Amana Nupe

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In former times the Nupe Empire covered large areas variously ranging from today’s Sokoto State and Kebbi State through Niger State and Kwara State...

Top 10 Greatest American Presidents

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The President is the leader or head of a business, organization, agency, institution, union, university, or government branch and works with a board of...

The Brief History Of Igbo People

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Brief History Of Igbo People The Brief History Of Igbo People (Southern Nigerian People) Igboland is located in southeastern Nigeria, with a total land area of...

Rich Nupe Lagosians Of The 19th Century

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Nupe People In the 1860s many of the most powerful and richest people in Lagos were Nupe people. These included Shitta Bey, James...

GEN. IBB AND GEN. VATSA: A Tale Of Friendship And Betrayal

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Years back On December 23, 1985, the Vatsa family had just concluded plans to travel to Calabar because, usually, they spent the yuletide in the...

Hausa People History

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Brief History Of Hausa People The Brief History Of Hausa People (North-Western Nigerian People) Hausa tribe are the third 3rd most Educated tribe in Nigerian and the first 1st most popular language speaking in Nigeria. Hausa people...

The Wars Between Nupe People And British Army

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THE NUPE DAY CELEBRATION – THE WARS BETWEEN THE NUPES AND BRITISH ARMY Nupe And British War The 26th of June is celebrated every year as the...

How Igunnuko Festival Was Originated From Nupe People

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How Igunnuko Festival Was Originated From Nupe People Igunnuko culture is Nupe culture from Patigi in Niger State of Nigeria, igunnuko culture is not...

Nupe People History

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NUPE PEOPLE; NIGERIA`S FAMOUS BEADS MAKING PEOPLE IN AFRICA. The Nupe people are called different names by various tribes in Nigeria, the Yoruba people refer...

Teacher Yekondunu: The Abrupt End Of An Indeterminate Movie

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Sadisu Mohammed was an industry. He was the filmmaking industry in Niger State, and as the state’s pioneer Chairman of Actors Guild of Nigeria,...

The Nupe Invasion Of Akokoland (1845-1897)

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ABSTRACT This paper examined the imperial exploits of Nupe among the Akoko communities of Northeast Yorubaland between 1845 and 1897. The study adopted...

THERE WAS NO OYO EMPIRE

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It was British historians like Professor Robin Law, swayed by Reverend Samuel Johnson’s pretentious History of the Yorubas, who invented the claim that by...

Top 10 Prehistory Animals That Are Now Exist

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Prehistory, the vast period of time before written records or human documentation, includes the Neolithic Revolution, Neanderthals and Denisovans, Stonehenge, the Ice Age and...

The True Ethnicity Of People Of Bida

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The true ethnicity of the people of Bida is virtually undecipherable. The present people of Bida are not Fulani, Nupe, Yoruba, Igala, Hausa, Igbira,...

BRAZIL IS NUPE By Ndagi Abdullahi Amana Nupe

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Over 90% the population of Brazil today is of Nupe descent. More than half the population of Brazil was initially made up of Nupe...

Kakanda People History

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Kakanda People Kakanda History The Kakanda land known as Muye , was founded as far back as 1480 which...

The Nupe Tribal Marks In Nupe Kingdom

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Nupe Tribal Marks ( Etsa And Kpelle ) In Nupe Land Nupe Tribal Marks Tribal marks are a symbol of recognition or most times a...

Bassa-Nge People History

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Bassa-Nge People THE BASSA NGE NUPE PEOPLE by Áma Ndagi Abdullahi The Bassa Nge people are a Nupe people through...

The First Naibi In Nupe Land

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LATE MALLAM MUHAMMADU JIMADA(FIRST NAIBI NUPE)(1882 -1949)BRIEF PROFILE, LIFE, HUMANITARIAN ACTVITIES AND HIS CONTRIBUTION TO THE EARLY DEVELOMENT OF EDUCATION IN NUPELAND AND NORTHERN...

Alhaji Shehu Usman Biography, Age, History

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Alhaji Shehu Usman Biography Alhaji Shehu Usman ( 1941 - 2018 ) The late Shehu Usman was a second republic frontline...

List Of Books Published By Ndagi Abdullahi Amana Nupe

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Below are the list of books published by Ndagi Abdullahi Amana Nupe on 12th of November, 2010. Note: there are still hundreds of book that...

The First Professor In Nupe Land

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PROFESSOR SHEHU BIDA(Marafa Nupe)The First Nupe Professor I. IntroductionProfessor Bida, Shehu (1934); Marafa of Nupe, University Don, Academician per excellence, astute politician,...

Lt. Colonel Dimka Biography, Net Worth, Age, Phone Number

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Biography Of Lt. Colonel Buka Suka Dimka And His Net Worth 8 Biography And His Net Worth, The Ministry Of Information. Lieutenant Colonel Buka Suka Dimka...

Apa Kororofa: The Nupe Origins Of The Igala

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Olivia Temple,¹ Professor E.O. Erim,² Akpenpuun Dzurgba,³ and other have related that the Igala traditions maintain that the Igala people originated from a prehistoric...

Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB) Biography, History

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General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida was (born on 17 August 1941) popularly known as IBB, is a Nigerian statesman and military general who served as...

Emir Of Kano State Aliyu Babba Biography & History

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Biography & Brief History Of Emir Of Kano State Aliyu Babba SARKIN KANO ALU MAISANGO, EMIR OF KANO STATE ALIYU BABBA Emir Of Kano Aliyu Babba...

The Assassination Of Malcolm X, Biography & History

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May 19, marks the birthday of Malcolm X who was born on May 19, 1925 Malcolm X was assassinated on the 21st of February,...

Gbagyi People History

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History Of The Gbagyi People Gbagyi or  Gwari (also spelled Gbari by Nupe's) are peaceful, agriculturalist, artistic and Nupoid-speaking people living in North-Central geo-political...

Lokoja History And Founders

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Lokoja is a city in Nigeria , It lies at the confluence of the Niger rivers and Benue rivers and is the capital of...

ODUDUWA WAS NOT A YORUBA MAN By Ndagi Abdullahi

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Nupe Reverend Samuel Johnson wrote in his ‘History of the Yorubas’ that Oduduwa came from outside Yorubaland.¹ Oba Obateru Akinruntan the monarch of Ugbo kingdom...

Air Vice Marshal John Nmadu Yisa Doko Biography & History

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Air Vice Marshal John Nmadu Yisa Doko Biography, The 1st Air Vice Marshal In Nigerian Air Force AVM John Yisa Doko GCON , CFR (...

THE WANCIN/GBERI CURSE OF (1979)

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In 1979 the Federal Government at Lagos asked General Garba Duba to suggest a name for the first Civilian Governor of Niger State in...

List Of Nupe Villages & Towns In Niger State, Kwara State,...

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List Of Nupe Villages And Towns In Nigeria Nupe Villages And Towns In Niger state, Kwara state, Kogi state Here are the list of Top Nupe...

Hajiya Fatima Lolo Biography, Early Life, Age, History

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The Biography Of Hajiya Fatima Lolo & Her Net Worth HAJIYA FATIMA LOLO The Queen Of Nupe Musician I. Introduction: Late Lolo, Fatima (1891 – 1997): The Queen of...

The Nupe People; Bida Glass Beads Making

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The town of Bida, Niger state, north-central Nigeria is not new to ancient crafts. Bida is noted for unique Arts dating back hundreds of years. ...

Nupe Women Preparing Meals For Traditional Egbe In Jima

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The egbe farming working group used to be a formidable group mostly among the youths in rural KinNupe who were the pride of their...

The Need To Revisit The Innocent Killing Of Late Joseph Gomwalk

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MILITARY GOVERNOR: Joseph Dechi Gomwalk (1967-1975) In Office. Joseph Dechi Gomwalk (13 April 1935 – 15 May 1976) was a Nigerian police commissioner and the...

Early Towns In Nigeria Before 15 Century

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List Of Early Towns In Nigeria Before 15 Century Early Towns In Nigeria Before 15 Century Early states before 1500 The early independent kingdoms and states...

The River Niger History

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River Niger History The History Of River Niger The River Niger , principal river of western Africa. With a length of 2,600 miles (4,200 km), it...

NUPE TIMELINE By Ndagi Abdullahi

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NUPE TIMELINE 1700 BC – Egyptian pharaoh visited KinNupe with a contingent of 700,000 people.1400 BC – Egyptian pharaoh Ramses the...

Niger State History

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The History Of Niger State: The Power State Niger state History Location:- Latitude of 3.20’ east and longitude 8 and 11.3’ north State:- Niger state ...

Alhaji Bello Mohammed Bagudu Biography, Age, Career

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Alhaji Bello Mohammed Bagudu Biography Alhaji Bello Mohammed Bagudu ( 1912 - 2003 ) The late Alhaji Bagudu was a...

Alhaji Umaru Eggan Biography, Age, History

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Alhaji Umaru Eggan Biography Alhaji Umaru Eggan was an Islamic scholar of Nupe extraction whose name and records...

Joseph Gomwalk Biography, Early Life, Dead, History

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Joseph Dechi Gomwalk (13 April 1935 – 15 May 1976 ) was a Nigerian police commissioner and the first Military Governor of Benue-Plateau State...

Ndako Gboya Culture In Nupeland

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Ndako Gboya Culture In Nupeland And Brief Nupe History Ndako Gboya Masquerade Of Nupe People In Nupeland And Brief Nupe History African Traditional Religion (ATR) predated...

BIDA: Political History Of Nupe Kingdom

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ETSU NUPE ON SALLAH PROCESSION, OLD NUPE KINGDOM The story of the Niger Company campaign has been often written in Book of S.F Nadel. Political History...

San Bushmen People: The World Most Ancient People In Africa

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The Bushmen are the remnants of Africa's oldest cultural group, genetically the closest surviving people to the original Homo sapiens core from which the...

The Arrival Of The British In Nigeria

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The Arrival Of Brithish In Nigeria The Arrival Of Brithish In Nigeria The Nigeria Nothern States jihad and the Yoruba wars stimulated the slave trade at...

The Nigeria Biafra War (1967-1970)

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This is the original movie of untold story of Nigeria - Biafra War ( 1967 - 1970 ) WARNNING: IF YOU ARE IGBO BY TRIBE...

The Brief Walk Into The Land Of Kukuruku Hills

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There are many tribes in the southern part of Nigeria who owe their origin to the Great Benin...

The Nupe Invasion of Esanland (1885-1897)

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Introduction We begin by stating that apart from the non-availability of source materials incapacitation the zeal of some indigenous historians in...

The Evolution & Development Of Administration In Ebiraland

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Abstract Ebiraland constitutes one of the ethnic groups in the Middle Belt zone of Nigeria. It, however, did not evolve a centralized...

Borno Empire History Before 19 Century

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The Brief History Of Borno Empire Before 19 Century BORNO OLD KINGDOM History and Exploration - Northern Nigeria At the beginning of the nineteenth century Bornu was...

Northern Nigeria History Before Amalgamation

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Brief History Of Northern Nigeria Before Amalgamation Northern Nigerian Leaders And British To understand Nigeria you need to know the history to explain the politics. When the...

THE NIGERIAN CIVIL WAR: Abagana Ambush (Biafra War)

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THE NIGERIAN CIVIL WAR: Abagana Ambush (Biafra War History) Abagana History (Biafra War) Abagana Ambush Part of Nigerian Civil War Date (31 March 1968) Nigerian Civil...

The Reason Why General IBB Overthrown General Buhari

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The Reason Why General IBB Overthrow General Buhari History - The Reason Why General IBB Overthrow General Buhari Buhari’s overthrow is one of the most dramatic...

The Different Types Of Hairstyles In African Culture

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The evidence of Greek writer Lucian (ca. 120–190 AD), the satirist from Samosata in his writing introduces two Greeks, Lycinus and Timolaus, who start...

The Minority People Groups Of Central Nigeria

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Nigeria North Central Map The area of Nigeria often referred to as the Middle Belt has repeatedly...

The Nigerian Military Coup Attempt of (February 13, 1976)

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The Nigeria Military Coup Attempt of February 13, 1976. Led By Lt. Col. Buka Suka Dimka Buka Suka Dimka (...

The Nigerian Military Rebellion Of 1966

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This is an incomplete Police Report on the official investigation into the events of 15 January 1966, entitled:  "Military rebellion of 15th January 1966". ...

Ireku Ajinomoh (Nupe Invasion of Ebira Land)

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The Nupe invasion of Ebiraland in the late nineteenth century was an offshoot of the Fulani Jihad of 1804, spearheaded by Usman Dan...

Names Of Nigerian Soldiers That Were Executed For Plotting Coup

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Coup is a quick , brilliant , and highly successful act or a take over of one position from another . Introduction ...

The Articulation Of Witchcraft & Modes Of Production Among The Nupe

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Articulation Of Nupe Witchcraft Abstract The political economy of occult belief in Africa can highlight hidden social and political conflict in times of transition which remain...