Afikpo town website: Afikpo culture, news, events, people, business, tourism & travel guide

Umunkwo Cultural Dance Group (Video)

Umunkwo Cultural Dance Group (Video)

Umunkwo is an all-male traditional dance group from Amankwo village in Afikpo. The group’s spirited drumming and energetic dance style sets it apart. The star dancer is adorned in an attire reminiscent of a warrior-dancer celebrating his success in war and demonstrating his athletic and dance skills....

Ahunanyaekwe Dance Group (Video)

Ahunanyaekwe Dance Group (Video)

Ahunanyaekwe is a women’s dance group from Afikpo. In this video clip, the group re-enacts the final phase of a traditional marriage ceremony where fellow women escort a bride to the home of her husband. The re-enactment is followed by drumming and dancing.

Okumkpo Masquerade (Video) Part 7

Okumkpo Masquerade (Video) Part 7

In this video, hundreds of Okumkpo masquerades deliver group and solo performances of dance, drama and drumming. This is a classic example of authentic African masquerade dance and theater at its best!

Nkwa Umuagbogho Dance Group (Profile)

Nkwa Umuagbogho Dance Group (Profile)

Nkwa Umuagbogho Dance Group occupies a pride of place as one of best cultural dance groups in Africa. The group was founded in 1970 by Chief Vincent Omeri Nwachi from Ndibe, Afikpo. The group has won a host of local, national and international merit awards dating back to 1972.

Copyright © 2017 afikpoonline.com. All Rights Reserved.