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Book Launch

On Saturday 12 May, I launched my latest book, Culture Smart! Nigeria. The event took place at the Lifehouse in Lagos, a centre of culture, reflection and support for all forms of artistic expression. The official part of the afternoon took place in the lovely garden, under a tree, as every important business should be traditionally conducted Africa. Nigeria is not a tourist destination and yet many foreigners come here for...

Supporting Nigeria’s most vulnerable

It took me about a year to decide on a charity to support in Nigeria. There is so much need, so much poverty, so many people that deserve help. I wanted to do more than bake cookies or donate money – we do that anyway through fundraising events for all sorts of organisations. It’s finally through word of mouth and circumstance that I discovered the Ebunoluwa Foundation. Aino Ternstedt Oni-Okpaku owns a shop here on...