TRAVEL MAP TO IGBOLAND “Okonkwo was well known throughout the nine villages and even beyond. As a young man of eighteen he had brought honor to his village by throwing Amanlinze the Cat.” (1) IGBO TRIBE The Igbo tribe is the second largest tribe in Southern Nigeria. Igbolandhas a total land area of 15,800 square miles. European contact with the Igbo began with the arrival of the Portuguese in the mid-fifteenth century. Igbo people became slaves and were sent to the New World. On October 1, 1960, Nigeria became it’s own nation .
Travel Map Umuofia Mbaino Mbanta Abame EVIL FOREST ! Umuofiais the largest village in Igbo-land. Most villages are submissive to its power. Umuofiais a warring village. Abamegot wiped out by the churches government. Umuikeis too far away on this map but “The market of Umuikeis a wonderful place”(Achebe, 113)
MAP Evil forest C Mbanta Umuofiawas feredby all its neighbors. It was powerful in war and in magic. Come to Umofiato enjoy the breathtaking sites. The best part ;of going to a forging places is to be albeto participate in the religious cultures. Here in umofiathey have a Festival of Yams there maid food which is like a potato.Enjoythe cultural belifesaventure. Umofia