Culture

4 Cultural Gems of Africans

4 Cultural Gems of Africans

Africans most prized gem is their cultural value; they are proud of their culture, as it represents who they are as individuals and as a people. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 4 cultural gems of Africans. Showing Respect to Elders In African societies, elders are not treated…
All You Need to Know About the Ojude-Oba Festival

All You Need to Know About the Ojude-Oba Festival

During Sallah or Eid al-Adha, there is one festival that everyone looks forward to in South West, Nigeria. It’s the Ojude-Oba festival. The festival is a gathering of indigenes of Ijebuland who gather at the Awujale palace to pay homage to the Royal Majesty, the Awujale of Ijebuland, Oba Sikiru…
4 Nigerian Foods with Foreign Origin

4 Nigerian Foods with Foreign Origin

Nigerian cuisine consists of delicious and mouthwatering dishes from the many ethnic groups in Nigeria. Nigerian cuisines typically involve the use of spices and herbs with palm oil or groundnut oil to make varieties of deliciously flavoured foods, often spiced with chilli peppers. However, there are some of our mouth-watering…
4 Fascinating South African Festivals

4 Fascinating South African Festivals

South Africa is a country on the southernmost tip of the African continent that boasts of many exciting and entertaining festivals. There are many culturally rich festivals to admire and explore in the vibrant country of South Africa. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 4 fascinating South African…
4 Fascinating African Cultures To Know

4 Fascinating African Cultures To Know

Africa boasts of some of the world’s most fascinating cultures and traditions that dates back to hundred of years. There a couple of fascinating African cultures that you probably don’t know or might not even have heard of. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 4 fascinating African cultures…
Top 10 Tweets on World Jollof Rice Day

Top 10 Tweets on World Jollof Rice Day

Jollof rice can be described as the quintessential Nigerian meal loved by practically all the 250+ ethnic groups in Nigeria and the easiest way to spark a social media war is to say Nigerian jollof is not the best as Ghanaians, Senegalese, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and Nigeria’s Minister of…
5 Beautiful Things About The Fulanis

5 Beautiful Things About The Fulanis

One of the most malign ethnic groups in Nigeria is the Fulanis of Northern Nigeria. The news that makes headlines about them are their clashes with farmers. Thus, many Nigerians have the wrong perception about them. As such, Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency shares 5 beautiful things about…
5 Interesting Nigerian Marriage Traditions

5 Interesting Nigerian Marriage Traditions

With 250 ethnic groups, Nigeria can be easily be referred to as a culturally rich country with different ethnic backgrounds and culturally resplendent practices to admire. Marriage traditions is one of such culturally resplendent practices and Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 5 interesting Nigerian marriage traditions to…
Top Five Tasty Nigerian Soups For Tourists

Top Five Tasty Nigerian Soups For Tourists

  Soups are very important in Nigeria as they are usually served alongside swallows like Eba, Amala, Fufu, and Semo. In Nigeria, we have an uncountable number of delicious soups. In fact, as a tourist, you are spoilt for choices. As such, Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares…
4 Things Igbo People Like

4 Things Igbo People Like

Igbo Kwenu! The Igbo people are an ethnic group native to the southeastern and some part of the south central Nigeria. They are an interesting people with a culturally rich heritage and are indeed admirable. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 4 things Igbo people like. Gatherings For…
7 Benefits of Speaking Nigeria’s Three Major Languages

7 Benefits of Speaking Nigeria’s Three Major Languages

Nigeria has three major languages namely Yoruba, Igbo, and Hausa. The thing is not a large number of people can communicate in these three languages. This is perhaps because English is our main lingua franca. There are so many benefits of speaking these three languages. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares…
5 Interesting Things About the Yoruba People

5 Interesting Things About the Yoruba People

The Yoruba race is more or less a collection of diverse people bound together by language, culture and history. The Yoruba people are a distinguished people and are well-known as the home to one of Africa’s richest cultures. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 5 interesting things about the…