Places & Foods

The Quarries of Mpape

In Mpape, Abuja, in an abandoned quarry named Crush Rock, a formation of grey rock…

In Central Africa, Wildlife Raises the Risk of Deadly Diseases. It Doesn’t Have To

Opinion by Robert Mwinyihali, Jean Paul Kibambe, Richard Malonga and Gaspard Abitsi Editor’s note: Robert…

Survivors of Southern Kaduna Killings Speak Out

By Isaac Abrak and CNN’s Stephanie Busari (CNN) — Daniel Bala was walking home from…

The Lagos Boat Regatta

Every April, since 2017, tens of boats and canoes, decked in traditional attires, sail to…

Preparing Apapa

Arguably the best-known food of the Ebira people, in Kogi State, is apapa, a beans-based…

The Matsirga Waterfalls

In Kagoro Hills, Kaduna State, a spring begins and makes its way to Batadon, near…

A Bird Sanctuary in Jigawa

Over the course of a year, up to 378 species of migratory birds, from Europe,…

For 60 Years, Three Generations of Caterers Have Perfected Ofe Onugbu

Ebelechukwu Ezeagha was a child when she realized that her mother, Josephine “Akanweze” Mgborie Anigbogu,…

World’s Rarest Gorillas Spotted with Babies in Nigeria’s Forest

By Aisha Salaudeen, CNN (CNN) — In a rare sighting, conservationists have captured new images…

Enugu Abacha

For people in Enugu State, few foods bear the popular imprimatur of abacha. Commonly but…