Three weeks ago, I found myself experiencing the highs and lows of travelling through West Africa in a way I never fathomed I would. I shall focus on the highs instead of the constant lows of disappointment in the corrupt practices while passing through the borders of Nigeria...
Journey to the east: My food discovery in Igbo land
For the first 20 years of my life, as a semi-typical naïve Yoruba young lady, my experience with the Igbo food culture was limited to a one-time sample of yellow eba (garri mixed with palm oil) and okro soup from my neighbor’s plate.
From the land of crocodiles and pythons, on to the Sahel
It was a Wednesday, the 21st of December 2016 as I set out from Port Harcourt to Abuja. All enquires the day before, on flights to Abuja returned inconclusive.
Where will you say “I do” in Africa?
Just few years ago, if you asked an average African where they would like to spend their next holiday, you were likely to get top European destinations as an answer.
'Baby dragons' in Slovenia poised for rare hatching
The strange, slithery creatures inside Slovenia's Postojna cave were once considered living proof that dragons existed, prompting locals to give it a wide berth.