Makoko Slum – A logistic nightmare

If you are coming from Lagos Airport the chances are you will cross one of the busiest bridges in Africa, the Third Mainland Bridge. If so you can’t miss the Mokoko slum a labrynth of houses, partly on land and […]


Tinyteddy fell in love in Lagos

Yes it’s true but let him tell you all about it in his feedback at the end of the post. Its our first full day in Lagos and we have a Keke tour of the town. Tinyteddy was bowled over […]


Welcome to Nigeria

Yep i got scammed!! I am somewhat loath to define Lagos by one bad experience, but it happened to me and it can happen to you so forewarned is definitely forearmed. I had only been in Lagos for two hours […]


Ghana Quick Facts

Republic of Ghana Breif overview 2019 National flag Coat of arms Capital: Accra Area: 239,567 km2 Land Borders with:, Burkina Faso, Togo, Ivory Coast Population: 28,308,301 Official Language: English Anthem: God bless our homeland Ghana Climate: Tropical Terrain: Grasslands and […]


Togo Quick Facts

Togolese Republic National flag Coat of arms Capital: Lome Area: 114,763 km2 Land Borders with:, Burkina Faso, Ghana and Benin Population: 7,965,055 Area: 56,785 km2 Official Language: French Anthem: Terre de nos aïeux (land of our ancestors) Climate: Tropical Terrain: Savannah and […]


Benin Quick Facts

Republic of Benin National flag Coat of arms Capital: Porto Novo Area: 114,763 km2 Land Borders with: Nigeria, Togo, Burkina Faso and Niger Population: 10,872,298 Official Language: French Anthem: L’aube Nouvelle (the dawn of a new day) Climate: Tropical Terrain: […]