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“Royal majesty:Obong Of Calabar”


The paramount ruler of Efik kingdom of Calabar in full regalia, played by Seagul Carnival Band. Celebration and interpretation of tradional value.


“Photography 101:Landmark”

The 2 pillars Calabar gate landmark


Calabar gate @ Army juntion. Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria.


Cemented cast that depict the Efik Tribe lifestyle. The pillars on each side of the innerway.

“Ancient Craft”


Beautiful Efik. Woman. Efik woman according their story is specially trained on how to take a special care of a man. They seems to have reputation that other tribes fear. If you come from any other part even within the state. You are warned not to marry an efik woman. Even their men marries ibiobio or any other part of Akwa Ibom State.

There is this recipe call ‘poknome’. If any man eat that, u tranform from being equal to second fiddle.

Apart from new generation house owners. #80% of house owner are women whose husband had gone to rest mysteriously or otherwise. This is common among 50-60 age bracket.