Nsude Pyramids

Nsude Pyramids were 10 pyramid structures build by the Igbo people in Nsude and Agbaja Qwa. The structures 
were made of mud and clay,with five circular stacks, laid on each other, with decreasing circumference. The base was 60 ft in circumference with a height of 2-6 feet. The second layer was 45 ft in circumference. The structured was sacred in Igbo culture and was considered the residence of the god, Ala.

Works Cited

Thomas Basden, George(1966). Among the Ibos of Nigeria. Cass, p. 109, ISBN 0714616338, 9780714616339