NIGERIA

Race

How Black Brits Are Reconnecting With Their African Heritage

These days, you don't have to shell out for an expensive flight just to get back in touch with your roots.
Yomi Adegoke
8.13.19
#metoo

The Young Women Leading Nigeria's #MeToo Revolution

The movement has reached Africa's largest country after a prominent pastor was accused of rape.
Aanu Adeoye
7.17.19
Munchies

Rich Nigerians Are Importing Pizza from London by Plane, Government Official Claims

“They bring it on British Airways in the morning to pick up at the airport,” the minister of agriculture said.
Bettina Makalintal
4.2.19
Film

Chiwetel Ejiofor Is Bringing Real African Stories to Netflix

The director of ‘The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind’ believes that all stories have Oscar relevance.
Noel Ransome
3.8.19
Home Coming

Home Coming: Lagos

An intimate tour of one writer's hometown, one traffic jam at a time.
Dipo Faloyin
2.13.19
Nigerian food

This Nigerian Harvest Festival Celebrates the Yam in All Its Glory

Every year, hundreds gather to sample traditional Nigerian dishes at London’s annual Iri-ji New Yam Festival, a celebration of the yam crop in Igboland.
Riaz Phillips
12.7.18
West African food

How a New Generation Is Building on Britain's Long History of West African Food

And why there’s so much more to explore, from Nigerian egusi soup and Ghanaian kelewele to Senegalese thieboudienne.
Riaz Phillips
11.1.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch the Inspiring New Documentary About Skepta's Homecoming Festival

Skepta hosted Lagos's second annual Homecoming festival and his sister and Beats 1 anchor Julie Adenuga was there to witness it all.
Noisey Staff
10.3.18
Privacy and Perception Issue

Photos That Challenge How We Use Clothing as Markers of Identity

Lagos based artist Noma Osula uses wigs to make his models anonymous and challenge how we perceive them
Noma Osula
7.12.18
Cookbooks

Meet the Hibiscus-Obsessed Chef Celebrating British Nigerian Food

This week, Lopé Ariyo releases Hibiscus, a collection of classic Nigerian recipes with a few personal twists—like her liberal use of the edible African flower.
Johanna Derry
5.30.17
NIGERIA

How We're Bringing a Taste of Nigeria to a London Cafe

From plantain waffles to kuli kuli chicken, Emeka and Ifeyinwa Frederick—founders of Nigerian pop-up Chuku’s—want Londoners to experience the flavours of Nigeria.
Daisy Meager
4.7.17
Longreads Or Whatever

Hail to the Chief: Jidenna's Incredible, Globe-Spanning Journey

We spent time with the sonically adventurous artist to hear his life story—and life after "Classic Man."
Larry Fitzmaurice
3.20.17
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