Eze Nri Ìfikuánim

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Eze Nri Ìfikuánim
Eze Nri
Reign 1043–1158[1]
Predecessor none
Successor Eze Nri Nàmóke

Eze Nri Ìfikuánim was the first king of the Nri Kingdom. According to Igbo oral tradition, his reign started in 1043,[1] although at least one historian puts Ìfikuánim's reign much later, around 1225 AD.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Onwuejeogwu, M. Angulu (1981). Igbo Civilization: Nri Kingdom & Hegemony. Ethnographica. ISBN 0-905788-08-7. 
  2. ^ Chambers, Douglas (2005). Murder At Montpelier: Igbo Africans In Virginia. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi. ISBN 1-57806-706-5. 
Regnal titles
Preceded by
none
Eze Nri
1043 – 1158
Succeeded by
Eze Nri Nàmóke