There are currently more than 250 ethnic tribes in Nigeria, yet the Ibo tribe is one of the largest tribes there. The Ibo tribe, also known as Igbo tribe, makes up almost 17% of the population in Southeastern Nigeria. Their customs of extended families as seen as reasons for this.
- The hot temperatures in Nigeria is the reason why many children do not wear much clothing until puberty.
- Men carry machetes to clear overgrown paths and to defend themselves against wild animals.