Itsekiri People’s dressing

Itsekiri People’s dressing

Traditionally, Itsekiri men wear long-sleeved shirts called Kemeje over a George wrapper and long coral beads call Okun or chain of gold or silver hanging from their neck toward their waist and  hat called Ekoro adorned with the feather of a peacock. The women wear George wrapper and depending on the occasion, either have the wrapper tied on their chest or it is worn with a sleeveless blouse with head gear called Ulesun tied knotted on their head and another as a belt around their waist and on their hands two white handkerchief and a colourful sister called Otusi.