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Hausa boy with cock-Like every child everywhere, in the Northern Nigeria respect festivals. These festivals usually happen with killing of fowls, and with their costumes and hats colourful they celebrate.

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Josiah Akanbi Ajiboye, popularly known as Josy Ajiboye within the Nigerian art circle is an indigene of Erinmope Ekiti, Ekiti State who was trained by the Sudan Interior Mission (an evangelistic. His popularity as a cartoonist reached a height with cartoon columns like “Romance of Life” in the Lagos Weekend and missionary organization) in the early 1960s and later had an advanced training at the Yaba College of Technology in Illustration, Commercial Art and Painting between 1963 and 1965. H

Boy and a Cock, Kano, Nigeria. (2014)

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