That the Lord may restore Ndigbo

That the Lord may restore Ndigbo By Onyebuchi Daniel Preamble In discussing this topic, we shall use lessons that can be learnt from God’s dealings with the Jewish people or with Israel, for the following reasons: 1. The connection that exists between the Igbo and the Jews. Many historians have tried to establish that the Igbo have their roots among the Jews, tracing the ancestry of the Igbo to Gad, who was one of the 12 sons of Jacob/ Israel (see the Origin of the Igbos by Eluwa). Eri was…

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PRAYER FOR IGBO RENEWAL

PRAYER FOR IGBO RENEWAL O God, you created all humanity and willed to save them in their kinds. We the Igbo of Nigeria, acknowledge the industriousness and courage with which you blessed us. We regret our weakness, expressed in selfishness, individualism, inordinate ambition and relegation of our land. We are scattered to other cities in search of pastures deprived of us by Nigeria and Igbo rulers. Today, because of kidnapping, lack and insecurity, our children have run away and become builders of other cities than ours. We have lost our…

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