Uche Oba 9

Portrait of the man with palm fronds (omu) on his mouth. In the Igbo culture, it is only native doctors who normally do this except in situations where there are demonstrations. It generally signifies danger which contrasts with the celebration here.

artiste Philips Akwari Magodo, Lagos, Nigeria

Philips Akwari is a documentary photographer and a visual story-teller whose works are based on the everyday people and activities. His stories are usually based on the interactions and adaptations that take place around him daily. His stories on everyday transactions help to create a deeper understanding of his African root. His philosophy is rooted […]

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Portrait of the man with palm fronds (omu) on his mouth. In the Igbo culture, it is only native doctors who normally do this except in situations where there are demonstrations. It generally signifies danger which contrasts with the celebration here.

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