Ijaw Mythology

Aiyélála

Aiyélála

Aiyélála Origin: Ilaje; Ijaw (Nigeria) A commoner engaged in sex with an Ilaje nobleman’s wife, a criminal offense. Discovered, he ...
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Ogboinba

Ogboinba

Ogboinba Origin: Ijaw (Nigeria) When Woyengi created people, she asked them to name their destiny. Whatever they requested was granted, ...
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Woyengi

Woyengi

Woyengi Origin: Ijaw (Nigeria) Woyengi, the Great Mother, is the divine Creatrix of the Ijaw people. She arrived from the ...
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