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Re: Tomb Art From Ancient Egypt: A Black African Civilization (pics) by Abagworo (m): 12:06am On Sep 21, 2009 I've conducted little read up and i believe all the southern west africans did actually have links with egypt.they were 100% blacks.looking very much like oyo yorubas in features.nri igbos might actually be jews but not all igbos and yorubas have egypt/israeli roots. In Egyptian civilization, this obligation of passing power to a male successor was not without exceptions. Measuring and recording the harvest is shown in a wall painting in the tomb of Menna, at Thebes, Egypt (18th dynasty).

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