IGBO HISTORY: Names of the ancient people that named their cities before they were renamed by British.
The name of a city is a unique characteristic that locals use when they meet other people.
There are several ways in which a community gets its name, and there is also a factor in changing a community's name.
There are also different ways to change the name, which is why in Igbo land, there are some communities whose names do not match the correct Igbo name.
These are some communities name mispronounce by British and some are being renamed by British and Oyigbo remame through rulling of Nigeria federal high court.
The correct spellings and pronunciation of the above listed towns, cities and villages are:
8. Obolo Afọ
14. Ọkụ Ụzụ
15. Ọka Igwe
16. Ọkpụ Ala Ngwa
17. Igwe Ọcha
18. Igwe Nga
22. Igbo Ụzọ
24. Ọma Ahịa
25. Ọgwa Ahi