Designers, Fashion

Nigerian Gele: CNN Profiles Gravity Defying Gele and Businessman Segun 'Gele' (VIDEO)

CNN Marketplace Africa joins Nigerian singer Lagbaja in giving the gele her due praise and tribute. CNN focuses in on the Nigerian Gele with a special attention on Hakeem Oluwasegun Olaleye aka “Segun Gele.” Segun Gele is a Houston based businessman who makes his living tying geles on the heads of Nigerian women worldwide.Watch the video below and learn more about the art form from Segun Gele’s perspective.

Courtesy photo CNN via Golden Icons

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1 Comment

  1. Rolake says:

    O ni gele yi sken-te-le
    E jo o MA, skon-to-lo

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