DADA POTMAKERS OF ILORIN.

DADA POTMAKERS OF ILORIN.

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For more than 100 years, the women of Dada Okelele in Ilorin  Kwara state have perfected the art of pot making.

Their perfectly symmetrical vessels have been made without a potter’s wheel or any form of machinery.

Ahmad Ambali on a visit to their workshop however tells us of a decline in their once thriving business as modernity is threatening this masterpiece of cultural heritage.

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