Edda people

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The people of Edda, also known as the Edda Egbebu, are a sub-group of the Igbo people in south-eastern Nigeria.[1] The land and people of Edda have been constitutionally designated the present day Afikpo South Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, Nigeria.


  1. ^ Olson, James Stuart (1996). The Peoples of Africa: An Ethnohistorical Dictionary. Greenwood Publishing Group. p. 234. ISBN 978-0313279188.


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  • Edda women wing Enugu
  • Dike Azuka A. (28 October 2009). "Ethnology: Ohaffia: A Matrilineal Ibo People. Philip O. Nsugbe". American Anthropologist. 78 (1): 172–173. doi:10.1525/aa.1976.78.1.02a00920. ISSN 1548-1433.