Lekki Conservation Centre situated on Lekki Peninsula was established in 1990 as biodiversity conservation icon and environment education centre.
The nature park which covers a land area of 78 hectare is one of Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) foremost conservation project sites.
Lekki Conservation Centre which is normally a 15 minute drive, is under the management of the Nigerian Conservation Foundation and it consists of swamp and savannah habitats.
Jonathan “Mavua” Lessor ( born on 26 November, 1960 ) hails from Warri, Delta State, Nigeria. He had his early education in Warri, Delta State. In 1986, he obtained a Higher National Diploma (HND), Upper Credit, in painting at Auchi Polytechnic and did his National Youth Service at the Federal College of Education, Abeokuta from 1986-1987.(more…)
Lagos Nigeria is arguably the largest city in Africa with the population standing at 17.5 million at 2006 and 21 million in the present day after growing at a rate of 3.2%. This state in Nigeria constitutes the bulk of the producers and consumers of goods and services and it’s also the prime beneficiary of development in the country perhaps the reason for massive influx of individuals from other states and countries.
Lost in Lagos Live is hosting it’s biggest lifestyle event yet! With a diverse range of vendors like Delavi Couture from fashion and home furnishings to gifts and coffee, there is something for everyone. At this year’s event they are celebrating SPAN at 10, with a costume party in the special ‘Kids Tent’ and a dance performance by the SPAN dancers.
Fishing is also a major part of the Ghana economy, as a result, many Ghanaian dishes are based on fish. Local plants based food as such as coconut, plantains and many more are also highly prized and used in the country’s cuisines. Chillies are also an important component of Ghanaian cuisine and provides significant vitamin C in the diet. Another feature of Ghanaian cookery is the use of boiled eggs as a garnish.(more…)
The first installment in our Great Grooves series, Gahu (Gah-HOO) is a recreational style of music of the Ewe (EH-way) people of Ghana, Togo, and Benin. Because Gahu belongs to a folk tradition, different renditions and interpretations abound, not merely between neighbouring countries and regions, but even neighbouring villages.
Queen Victoria’s son, Prince Alfred built the harbour in 1860. He named it after himself and his mother, hence the name Victoria and Alfred Waterfront.(more…)