5 Forbidden Places You Are Not Allowed To Visit

By Michael Bamidele  Indeed, the headline is not what you expected and what is a travel list if you are forbidden from visiting? We know your dream of visiting exciting places around the world. However, there are some places that are forbidden to visitors except you’re a researcher or a daredevil willing to part with…

Arochukwu Long Juju: A Brief Walk into a Forgotten Temple of Judgment 

  The long juju slave route of Arochukwu still remains a perfect destination for tourists around the world. Arochukwu Long Juju slave route is a six foot gully that takes people to the temple judgment, back in the days. More on Number Systems   After the cities of Aba and Umuahia, Arochukwu, which is sometimes…

Photos: African City Where Children Play with Harmless Crocodiles

  Henry Iheanacho  July 18, 2020. Crocodiles are sacred and reportedly harmless in the city of Bazoul, Burkina Faso to the extent that indigenes including children, troop out to play with them. According to reports, the Crocodiles are treated like humans and sacred members of the community such that they are buried when they die….

The Story of The Kingdom of Benin

  The kingdom of Benin began in the 900s when the Edo people settled in the rainforests of West Africa. By the 1400s they had created a wealthy kingdom with a powerful ruler, known as the Oba. The Obas lived in beautiful palaces decorated with shining brass Gradually, the Obas won more land and built…

Original Name of Africa and How it Got its Current Name

Whenever the word Africa is mentioned, different thoughts come racing in people’s minds. For some, it is a mirage shimmering on the horizon of the arid Sahara desert. While to others, it’s an ivory-tusked elephant standing before the snow-capped peaks of Mount Kilimanjaro. But have you ever stopped to ask what is the original name…

Ring of Fire’ Solar Eclipse Thrills Skywatchers in Africa, Asia

By AFP On 21 June 2020.  The moon moves in front of the sun during an annular solar eclipse as seen through clouds from New Delhi on June 21, 2020. (Photo by Jewel Samad / AFP) Skywatchers along a narrow band from west Africa to the Arabian Peninsula, India and the Far East witnessed Sunday…

Creatures of the Benin Kingdom: A Tale of Mystic, Magic and the Supernatural

By Oludamola Adebowale  17 May 2020. Benin leopard For many centuries, historical and cultural narratives around the Benin Kingdom have been a subject of fascination for historians, and the world at large. Before colonial times, the Benin Kingdom was the envy of all other empires in West Africa and beyond. The empire grew and flourished…

Read This Mind Blowing Coincidence That Actually Happened

The founder of the Ferrari company, Enzo Ferrari, died on August 14, 1988. Just a month later, on October 15, Arsenal Footballer Özil was born. Take a look at their pictures side by side. coincidence Or reincarnation? You decide.  2) Lincoln And Kennedy Two of America’s presidents, namely Abraham Lincoln and John F Kennedy, share…