Travel and History

Understanding Fulani People, Their Tribe and Language

Fulani people have been in the news and spotlight for quite some time for some good reasons and not-so-good ones, which has led to many people having mixed or hostile reactions towards them. To make sense of all that...

The 10 Most Peaceful Countries In Africa Right Now

In contemporary times, many negative stories of underdevelopment, poverty, and insecurity have emerged from Africa, portraying the continent as a small dot on the world map where only bad things happen. Of course, this has given the ordinary citizen...

How to Say the Word ‘Love’ In Various Languages In Africa

The word for love in various languages in Africa describes the deep feeling of affection, care, interest, or even pleasure in someone or something. Interestingly, other languages of the world have different words for love, and like in African...

20 Famous Historical and Biblical Figures From Africa

The course of life of many people of African origin has been shaped by the decisions and actions of great men and women from the continent, from either recent history to ancient times and even those from the biblical...

The 10 Best African Countries To Live In

From time immemorial, Africa has remained a favorite holiday destination for many tourists whose desire is to have a glimpse of nature at its best and most real form. With as many as 54 countries on the continent, there...

List of Ethnic Groups in Nigeria, their Languages and the States they Inhabit

The West African country Nigeria is one ethnically diverse state with more than 250 ethnic groups speaking over 500 languages. Out of all the tribes in the country, we have five major groups dominating the Nigerian enclave; the Hausas...

20 Best Places To Visit In Africa and Things You Can Do There

Africa is blessed with many resources and beautiful sights. There are several spots in Africa you can visit and have loads of fun. Whether you decide to visit East, West, South, or North Africa, there is so much you...

How To Say Beautiful In Popular African Languages

The word “Beautiful” is a feminine adjective. Apart from making women smile when they are called “Beautiful”, it can also be used to describe inanimate things that are pleasant looking, e.g (that is a beautiful mansion!) Dictionary.com defines the...

10 Most Beautiful Countries in Africa

Africa is a continent that boasts of lakes, wildlife reserves, beaches, historical buildings, river falls, monuments, and mountains among others. Clearly, nature has given the continent sights that cannot be ignored even by people outside of the continent. Also,...

The 10 Smallest Countries in Africa By Area and Population

Home to over 1.3 billion people, Africa is the second-largest and second-most-populous continent in the world, just a little under Asia. Africa holds 16.72% of the world’s entire population, occupies about 20% of the earth’s landmass, covers about 6%...

A Complete List of English-Speaking Countries in Africa

Thirteen European countries came together in the year 1884 to decide how Africa would be colonized. This meeting, now known as the Berlin Conference, was held in the city of Berlin and as a result of it, there are...

All the 16 Regions in Ghana, their Administrative Capitals and Districts

The Republic of Ghana is one of the countries in the Western part of Africa. It has a population of over 31 million people which accounts for her being the second-most populous country in West Africa. She shares common...

10 Most Beautiful Cities in Nigeria

Oftentimes, when the name Nigeria comes up, its large population, food varieties, diverse cultures, and people come to mind. Likewise, the vast land and the role the country plays in Africa cannot be overemphasized. Hence, it is safe to...

10 Beautiful Ancient Castles in Africa that Still Exist Today

The fantasies of most children start with building a castle out of sand or clay on the playground, making sure it's firm and has some glamour. Different castles that are a reality have the same peculiarities and serve their...

Does It Snow In Africa? Here Are The African Countries With The Coldest Climate

Snow in Africa is not as common as in other continents of the world. Generally, the continent's climate is blazing because it sits in the intertropical zone between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn. However, it...

Locusts in Africa – The Countries that Have Witnessed the Worst Plague in the Continent

From time immemorial, including biblical history, locusts have been mentioned as agricultural enemies of humans. These insects are known to move in swarms minacious enough to cover hundreds of acres of land, just like they were said to have...

Igbo People: Exploring the Nigerian Tribe’s Language, Culture and Religion

There have been several debates about the origins of Igbo people, but according to ancient shamanic records and narrations; The Igbo people originated from the place currently known as Igbo land. They are not a by-product of any empire...

Who Wrote and Composed The Nigerian National Anthem and Pledge? Here’s Everything We Know

While most of the Nigerian population today are familiar with the "Arise, O Compatriots" national anthem, very few know that it was not the first anthem that was adopted by the country. The history of Nigeria's national song is...

10 Interesting Facts About the Wolof People and their Language

Africa remains known for its varied languages, heritage, and cultures. Amidst the many is the Wolof language. Speakers of this language are prominent as Wolof people. They are found in Western Africa in regions of Senegal, Gambia, and Mauritania....

The 10 Longest Bridges in Africa

It was during the colonial era in Africa that the continent started building transport infrastructures. This was done in a bid to ease the movement of people, goods, and services. Thus, most of Africa’s major bridges have imputes from...

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Who Is Emeka Ike? Complete Biography of the Nigerian Actor

Emeka Ike was one of the biggest stars of the golden age of Nollywood (the 1990s and early 2000s), a time...

The 20 Best Natural Afro Hairstyles

In recent times, women of African origin have started embracing their real selves. Observant people would have noticed a...

Frank Edwards Biography: Who Is The Gospel Singer and What Are His Famous Songs?

Frank Edwards is a famous Nigerian gospel artist, singer-songwriter, music producer, and entrepreneur. Since his interest in music began...

Di’Ja’s Biography and Family Life With Husband Rotimi

Di'Ja is a multi-talented singer, songwriter, visual artist, humanitarian, and fashion designer. Popularly known as the princess of Mavin...

How To Check UIF Claim Application Status

UIF is an acronym for The Unemployment Insurance Fund: a scheme that provides short-term relief to workers when they...