Igbamgba (Wrestling Festival) Ebonyi State

Igbamgba (Wrestling Festival)

This is a festival for the brave. In the olden days, this festival was used to test the muscular strength of the men of the community such that before you get married, you must show your muscular strength to the community by participating in the festival. This is a wrestling festival in which strong men exhibit their muscular superiority by contesting in wrestles and come out champions.