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10 Countries to Visit in 2020

“TRAVELLING – IT LEAVES YOU SPEECHLESS, THEN TURNS YOU INTO A STORYTELLER.” – IBN BATTUTA. 2020 is the year of deliberately creating memories and travelling to new places is one sure-fire way to build up your memory bank. We at the Wakaabout have made this list for you of ten fantastic African countries to visit… Continue reading 10 Countries to Visit in 2020

FASHION · LIFESTYLE

The Wakaabout’s Favourite Looks From GT Bank Fashion Weekend

The GT Bank Fashion Weekend just ended and we were there to capture all our favourite looks. Unlike last year when we focused on runway, this year, our focus was on street style because what’s not to love about all the ways people found to express themselves off the runway. From people serving class and… Continue reading The Wakaabout’s Favourite Looks From GT Bank Fashion Weekend

LIFESTYLE

How AkéFest is Contributing to Afrotourism

The 2019 edition of Aké Arts and Book Festival ended a week ago and it was heavily attended by diverse people from different walks of life and different continents all united by beautiful literature and enthralling art. When one thinks about AkéFest, what comes to mind is how much the African literary and art scene… Continue reading How AkéFest is Contributing to Afrotourism

Random Wakaabouts

Of Moist Beach in Lagos and what to do this weekend

Lagos has some of the best places to chill and have maximum fun but you are not going to know because you are either omo get inside or you are not exploring enough. This is why The Wakaabout is your plug for all things Lagos. And on this episode of Experiencing Lagos, we bring you… Continue reading Of Moist Beach in Lagos and what to do this weekend

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Black Don’t Crack and Why You Need Sunscreen

There’s this common belief that people of African descent are made of all things solid and that our skins are ageless no matter how we treat them. “Black don’t crack” has been thrown around so much that people assume it is license to not pay so much attention to their skins and to eventually walk… Continue reading Black Don’t Crack and Why You Need Sunscreen