Posts by: Gilbert

If you have seen any of those shark attack documentaries on NatGeo, you are likely to freeze at the sight of a shark, much less swim with one. Sharks rule the deep sea kingdom and can be dangerous to humans, given their long row of sharp teeth. But they also offer one of the best underwater adventures ever. So, if...

A new season is upon us, and the race for the 2017/2018 league campaign is already simmering with excitement across Europe. And to whet the appetite of most fans, football clubs have started their 2017/2018 preseason friendlies, with one of the latest fixtures being the clash between Chelsea FC and Bundesliga...

We can almost bet that you saw the Game of Thrones season 7 premiere on Sunday. In case you are late to the party, you can still watch it online here. Already, the new episodes, as always, promise to be mind-blowing. And to confirm that awesomeness, the HBO website crashed on Sunday during the premiere as 10.1million...

When it comes to recipes, Nigerian foods belong to a class of their own. Take it or leave it, Jollof rice is just a minute fraction of the many best things to have happened to the Nigerian kitchen. And if you love to experiment with street foods outside the conventional Nigerian meals timetable, here are six Nigerian...

You probably don’t have fun plans for this Ramadan holiday yet. Or if you do, your plans are perhaps hazy, and there’s every likelihood that you are heading for another déjà vu – just as it is the case for most people during a public holiday. Well, we’ve got your back! We have come up with 6 fun ways to make this...

This is probably the best time to travel to Kenya! If you are really keen on exploring the striking adventures of Kenya’s two largest cities – Nairobi and the coastal city of Mombasa, a fresh icing has now been added to your cake, courtesy of the new Madaraka Express rail system. This standard gauge railway connects...

Which African country makes the best Jollof rice? This sounds like a simple question, but it is not. In 2015, this question set off a social media war between Nigeria and Ghana, prompting the famous Nigerian Jollof vs Ghanaian Jollof debate. In April this year, the argument grew fiercer when Nigeria’s Culture Minister...

For travelers the world over, Africa has it all: iconic safaris, white, blue and sandy beaches, intoxicating backdrops, ancient treasures and a mesmerizing culture that has left tourists drooling and falling head over heels for ages! But Africa also has her soft, idyllic side waiting to be discovered by new couples...

Some years ago, it was difficult to keep track of your memories while on a trip. If you were unlucky not to own a camera, your best bet was to hire a local photographer around to save the day. But all that has since changed, thanks to the rise of smartphones and cool platforms like Instagram. According to a 2016...

There’s a reason why people stay glued to the big screen for hours, and sometimes, days – wheeling themselves away from the slightest distraction. And in those moments, all that matters is that extended reel of motion picture, sounds, light and emotions all wrapped together in the form of a story. It doesn’t matter if...