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Nigeria. Enugu State. Enugu. Ogbete main market is the biggest commodity market. An Igbo handworker carves traditional wooden masks and sells them to customers. The large wooden sculpture is an Agaba mask which is a huge and heavy mask that stood for the power and aggressiveness of youth. The mask has always been closely associated with the identity, masculinity and quests for power and autonomy of young men. Ogbete main market is the choice market for wholesale buyers and sellers. It is segmented into lines and lock-up shops. Each line is made up of various lock-up shops occupied by traders dealing on similar or related goods. In Ogbete, some of the lines are numbered alphabetically such as K-line, M-line D-line etc. However, some other major lines are not numbered alphabetically, they are railway line or electronics line, provision line, plastic line, cosmetic line, books line etc. Residents of Enugu usually prefer going to Ogbete for major shopping, to buy things in bulk, to purchase quality and original goods, to have access to varieties, to buy new products and to buy goods at wholesale or company price. Apart from clothing and textile materials, prices of commodities in the market are moderately cheap. Enugu is the capital of Enugu State, located in southeastern Nigeria. 2.07.19 © 2019 Didier Ruef