Things Fall Apart

How do the ibo treat the winner of the final wresting match ? Why are the winners so revered?

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Things fall apart

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The matches are exciting, and the great wrestlers all of have their fans. As the main event of the evening, Ikezue and Okafo, the two greatest wrestlers of Umuofia, square off in a fierce bout. Okafo wins, and is carried home on the shoulder's of his enthusiastic supporters, while the young women sing songs of praise. Strength is celebrated, and the wrestlers are considered great men.