These days, tiger nuts is becoming more and more popular and majorly consumed by a great number of people in Nigeria, and other parts of Africa.A lot of people love eating tiger nuts and it is popularly known as "Hausa groundnut" in most parts of the country.
In a planet as big as Earth, with so many countries, religions, tribes and customs, it is definitely impossible for all of us to have a particular choice, while we have come a long way, civilization has been a major source of abolishment of some cultures which are described as weird, but even at that some countries, communities, villages or cities are still stuck with some certain traditions which we in Nigeria see as wild, so here are 15 traditions across the world.
Indri, (Indri indri), slender, long-limbed primate also called the babakoto, found in the forests of Madagascar that sings and is also believed to worship the sun. The largest of the lemurs, it is 60–70 cm (24–28 inches) long, with a rudimentary tail and large hands and feet.
Most of us grew up watching cartoons that taught us so many moral lessons ranging from love, jealousy, beauty, power, hatred and so on.These cartoons shaped and moulded our everyday life and till date, we can never forget them for the indelible mark they left in our lives.
Adopting a cat or dog is not bad. There are a few Hollywood celebrities who have some exotic animals at home. Previously, Michael Jackson’s chimpanzee, Bubble lived in Neverland with them. Others include monkeys, donkeys, snakes, alpacas, and tigers.
5. Leaf-taled Gecko These leaf-tailed geckos may have a hard time spotting out in the wild, because of their expert cama flashing skills, and have become jaw-dropping because of their ability to blend into their environments and surroundings. Inhabiting the island of Madagascar, these leaf-tailed geckos are not the easiest creatures to come across, by seemingly blending into the leaves and parts of the trees.
Most people are familiar with the story of Atlantis, the legendary sunken city as described by the ancient Greek philosopher Plato. Till this day, opinion is still divided as to whether this story should be understood literally or taken merely as a morality tale. Further east in the subcontinent of India is a similar tale, though it probably is less well known compared to that of Atlantis.
It is the responsibility of every government to develop its armed forces to enable adequate protection of its citizens.African countries like Madagascar, Gabon, Namibia, Mauritania, Somalia and Central African Republic are recorded to have the weakest armed forces in the world; turns out there are African countries that are ranked under the top 50 best armed forces in the world.
Sifakas are lemur from the genus Propithecus and of the Indriidae family. They are medium-sized indrids which has a head and body length of about 40-50 cm (16-22 in), and weighs about 3-6 kg (6.6-13.2 lb) with a tail as long as their body.
Halsey (Teen Titans Go! To The Movies) Photo Credit: Google Even though she doesn’t have film credits attached to her name, the Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter still managed to land one of the most iconic roles in pop-culture history, Wonder Woman. Halsey voiced-acted the DC heroine in Teen Titans Go To the Movies, which expanded upon the hugely successful Teen Titans Go TV Series.
1. Central eastern Africa is believed by most scientists to be the origin place of both humans and great apes. The earliest remains of the modern human species (Homo sapiens) have been found in Ethiopia (the horn of Africa) and date to roughly 200,000 years ago.
Travelling out of the country has many stress and hindrance such as long processing period, visa fee, etc. but is a relieve to know you can visit some countries with your Nigeria passport without the hassle of getting a visa. With your valid international passport, you can be granted entry into some African, American countries, but however some of these countries may require you to obtain a visa at their point of entry.
Democracy is a form of government, in which the people have authority to choose their governing legislators.The decisions on who is considered part of the people, and how authorities among or delegated by the people have changed overtime, with a different speed, in different countries.
Satanic leaf-tailed gecko The Satanic leaf-tailed gecko is one of the rarest creatures on earth. They get their name from their way of camouflage, making their tails look like a dry leaf. Although they do not use this feature for hunting, they only look leafy when at rest.
On this post, I will be sharing 8 weird law in Africa that you are probably not aware of. 1. Samosas (a fried pastry) are banned in Somalia because of its resemblance with the Holy Trinity. 2. It is illegal to name your child Monica in Guinea, you can be arrested for that.
Reno Omokri, a popular Nigerian human rights activist, motivational speaker, writer, and gospel singer, took to Instagram to share a post detailing the ten places where Nigerians can vacation without needing a visa. Reno Omokri says Nigerians can go visit Barbados(Rihanna's country), Cape Verde, Dominica, Fiji, Haiti, Madagascar, Maldives, Palau, Saint Kitts, Sychelles without visa and Nigerians can also visit
Hemidactylus mabouia, better known as tropical house geckos, are native to south-central region ofAfrica in countries such as Kenya, Zimbabwe, Uganda and others. Their range includes the islands west of Western Sahara. Tropicalhouse geckos are also native to the island of Madagascar. THE gecko is the single largest group of lizards in existence.
Edmond Albius was a horticulturist from Reunion born into slavery In the year 1829.When French colonists brought vanilla beans to Reunion in the 1820s with the aim of starting production.They instantly encountered a problem, the veins were sterile, and no insect would pollinate them.
Before we see photos of this little Paradise, let's first get to know a thing or two about it ,below. The Seychelles The republic of Seychelles, is located around the Indian Ocean, Northeast of Madagascar, and about 1,600km east of Kenya. It consists of 115 islands, and has its Capital at "Victoria".
Irreligion means not practicing a religion and feeling no religious impulses or emotions. showing or characterized by a lack of religion. showing indifference or hostility to religion: irreligious statements. There are 10 African countries that have high percentages of Irreligious citizens according to Wikipedia. 10.