Ten ‘bizzare’ things Nigerians find delicious

At some point in life, you end up eating something gross. Once, I accidentally ate lizard stew (in my defense it smelled really good and I had no idea what it was). Another time, my friend told me she grinds cow brains into her Egusi stew (of course I vowed never to eat her Egusi). Continue reading Ten ‘bizzare’ things Nigerians find delicious

Story of Moremi Ajasoro (The Yoruba Spy Queen)

In a land of Myth and a time of Magic The destiny of a great kingdom rest on the shoulders of a woman Her name…….MOREMI Okay okay.. The land was Ile-Ife and the time was 12th century. Let’s start again. In the 12th century, the kingdom of Ile-Ife which is the seat of the yoruba empire, was being raided by spirits the Ife people thought … Continue reading Story of Moremi Ajasoro (The Yoruba Spy Queen)

Blame the Ewedu (certainly not me)

Sometimes I stand in the shower or look in the mirror and rehearse lines to imagined situations. For example, I imagine performing CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) on a dying old woman aboard a flying plane, saving her life all the passengers clap for me and the pilot upgrades me to first class. I practice my Nobel prize speech (it’s going to be short but touch even … Continue reading Blame the Ewedu (certainly not me)