Kola nuts are an important part of the traditional spiritual practice of culture and
religion in West Africa, particularly Niger and Nigeria. The 1970s hit "Goro City", ...
Kola nut is an important tradition in Igbo culture. This chapter explains insights
into Igbo culture and language and includes pictures and live conversations.
May 7, 2011 ... Opinion - Kola nut is a very important aspect of the tradition in Nigeria, which
holds great social significance for many ethnic groups.
There is a popular but cheap etymology of the kola nut, Ọjị: Ọ = Omenala (custom
); ... Igbo symbolism of the number four will be well treated in chapter four.
Kola-nut (Ọjị) occupies a unique position in the cultural life of Igbo people. Ọjị is
the ... Ọjị is served before an important function begins, be it marriage ceremony,
Again, the study of Igbo culture as many have done, rarely gives an indepth
knowledge on the concept, roles and symbolism of kolanut as one of the sacred ...
Óji plays a very important role in bringing a community together. The eating and
sharing of kolanut is believed to bring harmony among those who partake in it.
Apr 12, 2012 ... Kola nut is so important in the life of the Igbo to the extent that poetry of kola nut
breaks the day for a typical Igbo home. It is therefore not ...
Kola nut is the seed kernel of a large African tree grown commercially around ...
and in important life events such as weddings, naming ceremonies, funerals and
Dec 5, 2010 ... Kolanut is one unique symbol that has stood valuable in the midst of the whole
tribes of Nigeria. It is largely cultivated in the west, consumed in ...