Traditions In Nigeria: ‘Anko’ & Fashion In Lagos

Traditions In Nigeria: 'Anko' & Fashion In Lagos | Eko Pearl Towers

Fashion in Nigeria has always been diverse, reflecting the many backgrounds and traditions of the country’s citizens. Vibrant patterns stand out, and often you may see families matching these patterns in different items of clothing to celebrate holidays, such as New Year’s Day.

In Lagos, the ancient tradition of dressing alike is called Anko, and you can see it along the streets of the city especially during holidays.

From head wraps and dresses to suits and skirts, the native fashion sense in Lagos is a sight to see!

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