A flood bath of jubilant sunrays inundates a creek of murky waters in the oil city of Port-Harcourt, southern Nigeria, as a thousand souls spectate at its bank. A war canoe pierces through the waters as its twenty paddlers bellow battle chants and songs with dramatic fervour. Like spears, their black-painted oars slice in and [...]
International Mountain Day 2012: A call to protect our Idanre, Obudu, Effon, Jos, Mambilla and Adamawa lands.
The challenges faced by mountain people have been and are, well, mountainous. The theme of this year’s International Mountain Day is exactly these challenges. Today is International Mountain Day 2012, and we are “Celebrating Mountain Life”. Mountains cover approximately one-quarter of the world’s surface and are home to one in ten of its people. [...]
Here comes CARNIRIV 2012, and it’s hitting the oil city of Port-Harcourt with a BIG BANG!! This year’s carnival kicked off on Sunday, December 9, 2012 with kid’s carnival and praise jam, with many more exciting events are lined up for the rest of the week. Please check out the schedule below and endeavour [...]
Lost in Lagos Live is here again!! – the most awaited, sophisticated lifestyle event with two days of shopping and live entertainment. Entrance is free! In line with cash less policy most vendors will be coming with a POS, so you shopaholics won’t be restricted! High end vendors will be exhibiting their goods and [...]