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Read the real story behind the Aba women’s riot 1929

Read the real story behind the Aba women's riot and the list of people that died - The Bitter Truth you need to know The Aba women's riot of 1929, often referred to as a war, resulted in the death of 51 women and 1 man. The Aba women's riot did not happen spontaneously, but had months of tension leading to it. Here is the real story behind the rebellion and the people that died. Power in Igboland had very large disparity between ruling in other parts of Nigeria. Igbos did not have a unified political institution as in the North and South hence it was harder to enforce the indirect system of ruling, instituted by Lord Lugard in 1914, in Igboland. The Aba

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