Nsukka and Nri-Awka (Igbo)

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Masquerader in Nsukka

Masquerader in Nsukka

Mmau Masquerade, Amuda village, Isu Ochi

Mmau Masquerade, Amuda village, Isu Ochi

Masquerader in Nsukka

Masquerader in Nsukka

Masquerader in Nsukka

Masquerader in Nsukka

Iro Ekpetu (Merciless) Mmau Masquerade, Amuda village, Isu Ochi

Iro Ekpetu (Merciless) Mmau Masquerade, Amuda village, Isu Ochi

Eju Onu (Long Mouth) Mmau Masquerade, Amuda village, Isu Ochi

Eju Onu (Long Mouth) Mmau Masquerade, Amuda village, Isu Ochi

Onyeocha (white man)

Onyeocha (white man)

Awo Ohia (Traveller -- he who travels through the bush) Mmau Masquerade, Amuda village, Isu Ochi

Awo Ohia (Traveller — he who travels through the bush) Mmau Masquerade, Amuda village, Isu Ochi

Agu nechenyi (leopard/elephant), Amuobia village

Agu nechenyi (leopard/elephant), Amuobia village

Mgbedike or Agu neche Enyi (leopard/elephant) [close-up], Nimo

Mgbedike or Agu neche Enyi (leopard/elephant) [close-up], Nimo

Ogaranya (a powerful man), Nimo

Ogaranya (a powerful man), Nimo

Anumbii (Horned Beast), Amuobia village

Anumbii (Horned Beast), Amuobia village

Mgbedike or Agu neche Enyi (leopard/elephant), Nimo

Mgbedike or Agu neche Enyi (leopard/elephant), Nimo

Ghost Court Messengers, Amuobia village

Ghost Court Messengers, Amuobia village

A mask called "Government," Amuobia village

A mask called “Government,” Amuobia village

Ghost Police, Amuobia village

Ghost Police, Amuobia village

Ghost Police Sargent, Amuobia village

Ghost Police Sargent, Amuobia village

Nwa Ekpo, boy's masquerade, Nimo

Nwa Ekpo, boy’s masquerade, Nimo

Ghost Police, Amuobia village

Ghost Police, Amuobia village

Mmau Masquerade, Amuda village, Isu Ochi

Mmau Masquerade, Amuda village, Isu Ochi

Obugula Mmau, daughter masks, Amuobia village

Obugula Mmau, daughter masks, Amuobia village

Obugula Mmau, Amuobia village

Obugula Mmau, Amuobia village

Grandmother Mask, Obugula Mmau, Amuobia village

Grandmother Mask, Obugula Mmau, Amuobia village

Obugula Mmau, Amuobia village

Obugula Mmau, Amuobia village

Ogbuseyolaho mask

Ogbuseyolaho mask

Onu Kamma maskers (mouth stronger than sword), Nimo

Onu Kamma maskers (mouth stronger than sword), Nimo

Onu Kamma masker (mouth stronger than sword), Nimo

Onu Kamma masker (mouth stronger than sword), Nimo

Omuko (very old elder), Amuobia village

Omuko (very old elder), Amuobia village

Omuko (very old elder), Amuobia village

Omuko (very old elder), Amuobia village

Nwabogho Ehi (heifer) Mmau Masquerade, Amuda village, Isi Ochi

Nwabogho Ehi (heifer) Mmau Masquerade, Amuda village, Isi Ochi