Who Is Edo Nnewi?
Edo is the supreme Deity of Anaedo.Anaedo comprises of three towns Namely Nnewi,Ichi and Oraifite.
New Yam Festival is an annual event in Igbo culture .It is a festival that celebrates a successful farming season.Edo deity celebrates her new yam festival every August,usually in the first week.
The 2022 edition of Edo Nnewi new yam festival was mind-blowing.People from different parts of Igboland and even beyond turned up in their thousands to pay homage to Edo Nnewi, celebrate with her,present gifts to her and make good wishes in her presence .
That explains why the people don’t take Edo New Yam Festival for granted .
Different kinds of Igbo masquerades were present during the festival, and they contributed in making the event very colourful
It was indeed a remarkable and fun-filled day in the land of Nnewi and Anaedo
Watch the full video of Edo Nnewi New Yam Festival,2022 here