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Portraits the Nigerian Monarchs

Posted by rod - 04.09.2013

In the western world there is not much talk about African Monarchs, and definitely no Nigerian Monarchs. I hope this changes in the future because I think these individuals have quite an history and live an interesting life.

Nigerian photojournalist George Osodi has had the opportunity to get up close and personal with many of the country’s tribal kings to document them. His photos are going to be exhibited at The Bermondsey Project in London, October 11th. I am sure it is worth checking out if you are in the city. via creative review

Portraits the Nigiran Monarchs

HRM Obi James Anyasi II (JP) The Obi of Idumuje-Unor (2012)

Portraits the Nigiran Monarchs

HRM Oba Jimoh Oyetunji Olanipekun Larooyell, Ataoja of Osogboland (2012)

Portraits the Nigiran Monarchs

HRM Oharisi III – Ovie of Ughelli (2012)

Portraits the Nigiran Monarchs

His Highness Alhaji Abdulmumini Kabir Usman The Emir of Katsina (2012)

Portraits the Nigiran Monarchs

HRM Benjamin Ikenchuku Keagborekuzi the First (Keagborekuzi 1), the Dein of Agbor Kingdom (2012)

Portraits the Nigiran Monarchs

His Highness Alhaji (Dr) Ado Bayero Emir of Kano (2012)

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