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Igbo Jews celebrate Ei Festival in Biafra, Nigeria

November 7, 2022

The Igbo descendants of Israel celebrated the Ei Festival in Biafra. It is a beautiful display of Igbo culture and tradition.

The festival has been celebrated for centuries in memory of Eri’s journey to Igboland and his subsequent settlement there.

(Note – this was originally posted by Hananya Naftali, a defender of Israel: https://twitter.com/HananyaNaftali/)

The Igbo descendants of Israel celebrated the Ei Festival in Biafra.
The Igbo descendants of Israel celebrated the Ei Festival in Biafra.
The Igbo descendants of Israel celebrated the Ei Festival in Biafra.

After Naftali posted this, other users included additional photos of the Igbo Jews in synagogues in Biafra, and a call to action: