This week’s subject on Abroad Life is a recent graduate who has lived in Johannesburg since he was five years old. Over the years, he’s missed out on big opportunities because he’s not a native South African. He shares his South African xenophobia experience with me. When did you decide to move abroad? Well, I […]
This week’s #ZikokoWhatSheSaid subject is @nanya_alily, a 25-year-old Nigerian woman. She talks about working with her family to tell African stories through comic books, becoming more conscious of being Nigerian after moving to South Africa and how it has influenced her art and music.
Today’s subject on Abroad Life visited Cape Town in 2016 and swore she had to move there. A few months later, a job that paid 10x of her Nigerian salary poached her to South Africa. To her, Cape Town is the perfect balance between Nigeria and the UK, where she’s a citizen.
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When you hear of Nigerians living in South Africa, one topic crosses your mind: Xenophobia. The subject of today’s Abroad Life today, Patrick, tells us what it is to live and study in a place many Nigerians are scared of, and why he plans on staying there for the foreseeable future.
While Nigeria is busy engaging in a lot of shenanigans that are not moving the country forward in any way, Rwanda recently established the first smartphone manufacturing plant in Africa — Mara phones. This is a feat that has been a longtime coming and I can’t help but applaud it. What about the Giant of […]
“Nobody wins when the family feuds”
The icon who spent 27 years behind bars.
They are being forced to straighten their natural hair.
The great women of Africa!
Maybe Wizkid is the one taking the pictures.
Ladies, never ever say these 5 things.
Africans naturally love to turn up and dance to really good music. Cool DJs like DJ Xclusive, DJ Spinall, DJ Uhuru among others are known for dropping beats hotter than Monday morning moi moi. This three year old South African boy has joined the league of extraordinary people on the wheels of steel. DJ Arch […]
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