Regal Nigerian Portraits Celebrate Undocumented Culture

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  • HRM Pere Donokoromo ll JP The Pere of Isaba Kingdom
  • EMIR of KANO
  • His Highness The Emir of Kano Alhaji Ado Bayero
  • The Dein of Agbor Kingdom Keagborekuzi I
  • HRM Solomon Akenzua, Oba Erediauwa of Benin Kingdom
  • HRM Oba Jimoh Oyetunji Olanipekun Larooye II, Ataoja of Osogboland
  • HRM Agbogidi Obi James Ikechukwu Anyasi ll, Obi of Idumuje
  • His Imperial Majesty Alayeluwa Oba Okunade Sijuwade the OONI of Ife

His Highness The Emir of Kano Alhaji Ado Bayero

“Documenting and archiving culture is the key to understanding origins and thus developing a sense of identity,” wrote Osodi. “Few would argue that in Nigeria, there are simply not enough cultural archives in existence.”

(Photo: Courtesy of George Osodi)

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