Africa | Two women with hairstyles made of braided sinew (eefipa). Mbalantu, Wambo group, Namibia, 1940s. | Photo: M. Schettler. From Scherz et al. 1992:39. || To create this hairdo, plaited extensions from previous coiffures were removed and additional plaits attached to lengthen them until they hung to the ankles. This style is worn by young women who take part in the ohango initiation ceremony.