Ekoi

Categories: Ethnicities

In the extreme southeast of Nigeria, Ekoi communities also spread over the Cameroon border. Closely related to the Efik and Ibibio, the Ekoi are notable for their traditional use of Nsibidi ideograms, an indigenous system of symbols, of which they may be the original creators.

Synonyms:
Eafen, Edjagam, Edjarem, Ejagham, Ejaghams, Ejam, Ekoï, Ekoy, Ezam, Iyako, Koï, Njagham
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