Nigerian first-class monarch, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has sparked reactions as some comments he made about the Igbos go viral The Ooni, during a recent interview, claimed publicly that the Igbos are the first race to discover prosperity and wealth across the world Oba Enitan also stated categorically during the interview that the Jews as a tribe originated from the Igbo tribe and not the other way around.
A major conversation has erupted online as some comments made by the Nigerian first-class monarch, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi, about the Igbos go viral online. “Igbos Are the First Race to Discover Prosperity and Wealth”
He noted that the Igbo race did so through their ancestral background, the lineage of Obatala, a Yoruba demigod (Orisha). “The Jews originated from the Igbo tribe” – the Ooni of Ife declares The Ooni of Ife, during the interview, also spoke about the Igbo race and their connection with the Jews. He stated categorically during the interview that the Jews originated from the Igbo race and not the other way around. The Oba Enitan went further to state that the Igbo race is older and has been around long before the Jews
Author: Dr Funmi Beckley