Slum Tourism anyone?

I didn’t know slum tourism existed till my father asked me to research on it. This is actually a real thing and we have movies like Slum dog Millionaire for making it more famous. Slum tourism is basically visiting slums for tourist purposes. Seeing how the people live there and sometimes, the architecture there is … Continue reading Slum Tourism anyone?

Felabration

I had a totally different post planned for today, then it struck me, if Fela was alive today, it would have been his 76th birthday. So for this post, I’m going to put up my top 5 favourite songs (in no particular order) by the late Fela Anikulapo Kuti. First, a brief summary about Fela. Fela … Continue reading Felabration

The High Life

As a young child I remember when high life music used to rule the radios. High life music is originally from Ghana, but later spread to other West African Countries including Nigeria. It is characterised mostly by jazzy horns, guitars and drums. So to reminisce about the old days, I’m going to put up some … Continue reading The High Life

54

On this day, 54 years ago, my country gained it’s independence. Right in Tafawa Balewa Square the British handed power over to us. From all the books I read, there were so many parties that day. Just imagine the joy and happiness everyone felt in their hearts. Now some might say we are  54 and … Continue reading 54