“Igbo Kwenu! Igbo Amaka” – Nigerian Crocodile Masquerade Called ‘Aguiyi’ Steps Out in the Open, Video Goes Viral (Watch)
A video shows a gigantic crocodile masquerade parading around the streets of a Nigerian village.
The video was posted on TikTok by @nonnysky30, who said it was recorded during the Uzoiyi Umuoji festivals.
In the video, the crocodile masquerade stepped into the open street lined up by a crowd attending the festival.
The masquerade walked briefly and stopped momentarily before standing up again to resume its journey.
As it made its way through the village road, a lot of people cheered and waved in awe at the sight.
The whole scene depicts the rich culture of the people. Many were dressed in a traditional way and were in high spirits.
A lot of people on TikTok have expressed deep admiration for the masquerade after seeing the video on the platform.
Watch the video below:
Uzoiyi Umuoji festival