The river is located in the town of Dikenafai, Ideato South LGA of Imo State. It has a very rich history and cultural significance to the people of the town. In the past, the water and clay from the river was said to be of great significance to the people as it held great power.
The stream is a very good location for shooting epic movies and documentaries. You can get more of the rich cultural background and history of the stream by purchasing the book – The Urashi Conquest written by a great writer from the town.