The egwugwu act as judge and jury in public disputes taken to trial.
In chapter ten of Chinua Achebe's novel ''Things Fall Apart,'' a great court case is
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the ilo, or the village's public space where gatherings and events take place. ...
Egwugwu are high-ranking members of the villa...
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Ikemefuna's death, nor does he approve of Okonkwo's participation in the act.
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Enoch, another young convert to Christianity, unmasks an egwugwu in public,
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