BANGA-SOUP

Nigerian Banga Soup is native to the Niger Delta and the South Eastern parts of Nigeria. In the Niger Delta areas, Banga soup is commonly eaten with various starchy food recipes like Starch, Pounded Yam, Semolina, Garri and Cassava Fufu. In the South Eastern parts of Nigeria, Banga Soup is referred to as Ofe Akwu…

BUDAPEST- #25 best place to visit in the World.

Often described as the “Little Paris of Middle Europe”, Budapest is famous not only for the monuments reflecting its own 1,000-year-old culture, but also for the relics of others who settled here. Remains from both Roman occupation and much later ruled by the Turks can still be seen in the city. After the Ottoman Empire…

Coming of Age Rites – The Fulani

In the Fulani tribe, traditions is highly regarded and still holds strong even in this present day. When a Fulani boy comes of age, he has to endure a great deal of pain to be considered a man. First, they spend hours looking for the perfect stick. This stick will later be used to whip…

#1 Place to visit in Africa – The Serengeti National Park

Tanzania’s oldest and most popular national park, also a world heritage site and recently proclaimed a 7th world wide wonder, the Serengeti is famed for its annual migration, when some six million hooves pound the open plains, as more than 200,000 zebra and 300,000 Thomson’s gazelle join the wildebeest’s trek for fresh grazing. Yet even…

The Colourful Painter- LEONID AFREMOV

The artist Leonid Afremov was born in city of Vitebsk, Belarus in 1955. Leonid Afremov graduated from Vitebsk Art School in 1978. Leonid was building up his experience by painting a lot with oil and participating in various exhibitions. But nevertheless, his talent achieved its real heights only when he moved to Israel in 1990….

Model of the Week

Today is just another wonderful day to bask in the beauties that all creation has to offer. Its another episode of our regular model of the week and this week we will be taking you all the way to the University of Benin. This is one of the most prestigious Schools in Nigeria and also…

The Untold Story – ROBERT MUGABE

Robert Mugabe was born on February 21, 1924, in Kutama, Southern Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe). In 1963, he founded ZANU, a resistance movement against British colonial rule. In 1980, when British rule ended, Mugabe became prime minister of the new Republic of Zimbabwe. In 1987, he was elected president of Zimbabwe. Since 2008, Mugabe has shared…

THE FELABRATION FESTIVAL

Felabration is an annual music festival conceived in 1998 by Yeni Anikulapo-Kuti in memory and celebration of her father Fela Kuti, a Nigerian musician and human rights activist known for pioneering the afrobeat genre of music. The one-week-long event which is held annually at the New Afrika Shrine, Lagos attracts visitors from different countries and…

Fashion Designer – KAVEKE

John Kaveke is an international Kenyan Fashion Designer based, born and raised in Nairobi, Kenya. He launched his fashion label Kaveke in 2001 and is today famously known for his trademark twist on contemporary African bespoke tailoring style. John Kaveke is a key figure in the fashion industry, his versatile and inspirational collections have graced…

#2 Best place to visit in Africa- LUXOR

The modern town of Luxor is the site of the famous city of Thebes the City of a Hundred Gates. It was the capital of Egypt from the twelfth dynasty on and reached its zenith during the New Kingdom. It was from here that Thutmose III planned his campaigns, Akhenaten first contemplated the nature of…