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  • noun Plural form of Igbo.

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Examples

  • Most of Friday's 20 fatalities were shopkeepers, as well as Igbos, members of a predominantly Christian ethnic group from Nigeria's south.

    Killings of Christians, Protests Roil Nigeria

  • Their accounts of the stars, the planets, the human soul—these gave birth over millennia to the religions of the African tribes: the Fons, the Igbos, the Kongos, and dozens more.

    The Faculty Club

  • Suffering pogroms in the north and west, the Igbos retreated to their home base and, under the charismatic leadership of the Oxford - and Sandhurst - educated Emeka Ojukwu, attempted to secede.

    The Trouble

  • Concentrated in the southeast, the Igbos, who are predominantly Catholic, had significant "outside" presences in other regions, notably the largely Muslim north, where the Hausas are dominant.

    The Trouble

  • The Igbos themselves survived and even thrived when peace returned, but confidence in the idea of a successful Nigeria was badly shaken.

    The Trouble

  • Their accounts of the stars, the planets, the human soul—these gave birth over millennia to the religions of the African tribes: the Fons, the Igbos, the Kongos, and dozens more.

    The Faculty Club

  • Their accounts of the stars, the planets, the human soul—these gave birth over millennia to the religions of the African tribes: the Fons, the Igbos, the Kongos, and dozens more.

    The Faculty Club

  • Their accounts of the stars, the planets, the human soul—these gave birth over millennia to the religions of the African tribes: the Fons, the Igbos, the Kongos, and dozens more.

    The Faculty Club

  • Their accounts of the stars, the planets, the human soul—these gave birth over millennia to the religions of the African tribes: the Fons, the Igbos, the Kongos, and dozens more.

    The Faculty Club

  • A coup within the coup led to the eviction of the Igbos from the ruling junta.

    The Trouble

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