The Igbo Jews of Abuja: A photo exhibit by Shai Afsai


There is a widespread belief among the Igbo of Nigeria that they are descendants of the tribes of Israel, and since the end of Nigeria's Civil War (1967-1970) several thousand Igbo have embraced the Jewish religion. Shai Afsai’s exhibit features photographs from his three visits to those practicing Judaism in Nigeria's capital city.

Event Dates
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 through Tuesday, December 17, 2019
Cost / donation