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  • What Materials Do Igbo People Wear?

    In this article we’re taking a brief look at some materials often used for Igbo cultural attire.  Akwete: Traditional Igbo weaving uses sisal, hemp, raffia, cotton, and other fibres. Akwete in Abia is famous for its use of these fibres to create a fabric called ‘Akwete’ (named after the town it’s produced in). Isi Agu:…

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