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Nkem Story

10 Things I Don’t Miss About Living in Nigeria

I’ve been back in Nigeria for 6 weeks now and I’ve talked about the things that I’m missing, like family, friends, spontaneous and insightful conversations and mango season. Now I want to talk a bit about the things I most definitely do not miss.…

March 23, 2018
Art, Culture & Events

The Best Nigerian Songs of All Time

Nigerian music is some of the most recognizable African music around the world. With no surprise - we have some the greatest artists....and also because we Nigerians are everywhere. I was excited to go down memory lane of all my favorite Nigerian songs. But…

September 7, 2017
Travel

Day Trip to Olumo Rock in Abeokuta

Taking a day trip to Abeokuta from Lagos is very easy! Olumo Rock is definitely a worthwhile tourist attraction. Seeing the beautiful city below you, you'll start wondering if you're in Abeokuta or Florence. I give a recap of my trip and tips for…

July 8, 2017
Style

Wedding Guest Bliss

Last month I got a chance to be a wedding guest at 3 different wedding celebrations (just 2 marriages though). Weddings are fun and beautiful affairs and it allowed me to get to know even more of Nigeria. My cousin had her traditional marriage…

May 27, 2017