The very first thing you notice when you cross the border from Nigeria into Benin is the change in pace. That hustle and bustle of Lagos almost dramatically comes to an abrupt stop. Everything about Benin is muted. No one is a hurry. There’s always tomorrow. The inflow of Nigerians into Benin every day is […]
What can you do in one day in Ouidah, Benin Republic? In this video, follow the Jollof Road team as they explore the Door of No Return, carry pythons in the Python Temple, and dance in Grand Popo, Benin Republic.
Chill, I’ll get to the python part. I need to tell you about how the morning went. It starts at the Diaspora Hotel where complimentary breakfast is two mini french loaves and a cup of coffee. “This food won’t cut it.” Kayode’s the first to say it and everyone agrees. But life must go on. […]
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