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People from Abi  Local Government Area in Cross River State

People from Abi include State Governor Liyel Imoke, a member of the Agbo tribe. One of the largest tribes within Abi Local Government is Bahumono, which includes seven villages: Ediba, Anong, Usumutong, Afafanyi, Igonigoni, Ebom, and Ebiriba

There are linguistic differences among the Bahumono people with the major variant being the ohumono language.

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Re: People from Abi Local Government Area in Cross River State
« Reply #1 on: June 29, 2012, 09:26:41 AM »
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  • We also have an important Town called ANONG In Abi Local Government Area, Cross River State, We also Have Villages Like Ano-Ubakakari, Ano-Ugwekuma,Akbema, Akpan,Ano-Ikpoto, Ano-Iku and Abema, In the Town.

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    Re: People from Abi Local Government Area in Cross River State
    « Reply #2 on: June 29, 2012, 09:27:10 AM »
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  • We also have different Cultural Festival popularly known as Aji Festival Which is the best in Abi Local Government Area Of Cross River.

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    Re: People from Abi Local Government Area in Cross River State
    « Reply #3 on: June 29, 2012, 09:27:52 AM »
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  • This Aji Festival take place in every year in between 20th-25th of June yearly. We have several Chiefs Before the Ovai (Chief) Moses Uzong which he later died and HRH was transfer to the Son moses Uzong which he also join the ancestor. The current Ovai (Chief) of the Festival is Ovai Igiri Igwe Igri and a Lady cultural dancer is Cecelia Okpokpo

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    Re: People from Abi Local Government Area in Cross River State
    « Reply #4 on: June 29, 2012, 09:28:17 AM »
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  • One of The Eminent Men in the community include Traditional (HRH) Chief Ekpe Ojoh Okoro the (Ekpe) Meaning "TIGER" and also known as Itiat Meaning (STONE) Which is the strongest man in the Village of Anong Bahumono.

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    « Reply #5 on: June 10, 2016, 10:36:05 AM »
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  • My joy in life i come Abi to God be the glory

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    Re: People from Abi Local Government Area in Cross River State
    « Reply #6 on: June 28, 2016, 04:04:42 PM »
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  • There are ten wards in the local government area. The wards are:

    Adadama
    Afafanyi/Igonigoni
    Ekureku I
    Ekureku II
    Imabana I
    Imabana II
    Usumutong/Abuego
    Itigidi
    Ebom
    Ediba/Anong

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