Episode 11

‘Akwaaba’ – Trying Out Food, Meeting New People And Mr Eazi

Our Ghana story was that of Jollof Rice (of course), Generous Hosts, Beautiful monuments and more…

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  • How To Spend A Day In Ouidah, Benin Republic |

    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.

  • ‘Akwaaba’ – Trying Out Food, Meeting New People And Mr Eazi

    Our Ghana story was that of Jollof Rice (of course), Generous Hosts, Beautiful monuments and more…

  • We Turned Up All The Ghana Way !!!

    A surprise Independence Day Party for Nigerians in Ghana. Phew!! If what we experienced would be anything to go by, Ghana finna be lit in December

  • Life At The University Of Cape Coast, Ghana – Kakari’s Experience

    From learning to use a Pentium 3 PC to now building more advanced stuff. We look at life at the University Of Cape Coast in Ghana through the eyes of Kakri.

  • We Spent An Entire Day Eating Through Ghana

    This video is what happens when you put 3 foodies, Tosin and Captain Taiwo in "Black" and put send them on a diplomatic mission to find a common ground for Ghana and Nigerian Jollof.

  • From Lome To Accra With Jollof

    Things to remember before leaving your hotel to cross a border: eat, flip your duvet and check under the table to make sure you're not leaving anything behind, withdraw cash using an X-press cash code on Ecobank, and hop on your GIGM bus. Watch for more behind the scenes shots as the Jollof Road gang travel from Lome to Accra in this new video.

  • Lome: Lagos With Sense

    In this video, discover how to spend the time of your life in Lome: explore all kinds of foods at the main market and learn about voodoo at the largest fetish market from a 28-year-old fetish priest, Barcelona fan and baby boy.

  • Answering all your burning questions about Jollof Road

    Do you have burning questions about the Zikoko JollofRoad trip? How we did the magic of crossing Seme Border in 15 minutes? Who are the people and organisations making this trip of a lifetime possible? How we choose what places to explore? The best things that have happened so far? Watch this video to see Toketemu answer all of them!

  • Ganvié – “The Biggest Lake City In Africa”

    The Jollof Road team made a stop at Ganvié, Benin Republic to soak something new in, explore and gather what life’s like there. We found people and stories strangely familiar, but with their own elements. A 4-minute video is hardly enough to tell these stories, just as our short stay there is hardly enough to collect them. But here is something for memories - here is something for history.

  • Bad and Goofy – A Day in Grand Popo

    Need tips on how to shoot a video in Grand Popo, Benin Republic (or well, any other exotic beach)? Take our crash course by watching this groovie AF video shot in L’Auberge de Grand Popo a hotel that was built in 1917. Also find bonus tips on the super important things to do when you get to a new country by road.

  • How Similar Are Nigeria and Benin Republic?

    After a few days, the Jollof team has concluded that Benin Republic and Nigeria are way too similar. Mention any local dish from pounded yam to fisherman pepper soup and they definitely have an equivalent. In this video find out what else these two countries share.

  • Dantokpa! The Biggest Open Air Market In West Africa

    Did you know that Dantokpa Market is the largest open-air market in West Africa? It’s located in Cotonou, Benin Republic. When they say Nigerians are everywhere, they’re not joking. From Marlian fans to Zanku dancers and a Justin that sells shoes, watch this video to peep all the wonderful things you can get at Dantokpa.

  • A Day In Cotonou

    How much changes when you cross a border? In this video, the Jollof Road team explored the ways in which Cotonou, Benin Republic might be different from Nigeria. They discovered a different currency, weird tasting food, a Justin from Nigeria and a lot more.

  • A West African Travel Starter Pack.

    The Jollof Team just left for the wildest trip of their lives. In 80 days, they’ll be touring 14 countries, searching for the craziest stories and tasting the weirdest shit ever. Wonder what they absolutely had to take on this trip? Find out in this video

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