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?
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
Horse of the day – Mr Davies Location – Ibadan (Oyo State) Nickname – Ile Oluloye/Ilu Ogunmola (Oluloye’s land/Ogunmola’s Village) Age Range – 30s-40s Occupation – Electrical Technician Brief background – Just recently moved to Lagos but goes to Ibadan as often as possible | Has worked in a bank | Married with Children | Loves old school … Continue reading From The Horses’s Mouth – Ibadan
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
I recently got the chance to do an informal interview. It was based on tourism in relation to politics and history. Since today is our independence, there’s no better day to put it up. Some call him Ojomu, some honourable, others chairman (there’s is no shortage of names/praises in Nigeria), I call him jags sometimes, … Continue reading Politics, History & Tourism
On saturday, my friend was getting married and it was in Lagos Island. Unfortunately for me and fortunately for you guys, it was raining, PDP was having a rally and the bridge was under construction. This meant I ended up spending 4 hours in traffic. It was while I sat down fuming that I realised … Continue reading Lagos Island Through My Camera