By Virtue of Composition, Alabukun Powder is a Wonder Drug

Alabukun is a Nigerian indigenous analgesic brand that has persevered for a century in a sector with very few indigenous players. The brand is very popular and has gained acceptance and widespread use without any considerable adverts in Nigeria, Cameroon, Ghana, Benin, and the Uk. Many users and vendor call it gbogbonise (a Yoruba word… Read More By Virtue of Composition, Alabukun Powder is a Wonder Drug

How Niger Delta Youths Use Indigenous Gin-Distilling Technology to Refine Crude Oil

When marginalized communities are faced with problems, they adapt to find solutions of their own. Niger Delta communities in Nigeria have been economically marginalized for decades leading to poverty and massive unemployment, as a result, many young people in these communities are solving their employment problem with materials and knowledge available to them. These young… Read More How Niger Delta Youths Use Indigenous Gin-Distilling Technology to Refine Crude Oil

WowApp is a Messenger like WhatsApp but Allows You Earn Money & Shop Online

Most Africans use WhatsApp or Telegram for messaging, video calling and sharing files, nothing more, but messengers have gone beyond mere messaging and file sharing. WeChat, a popular messenger in China is used for multi-purpose messaging, social media and mobile payment. This is the direction messaging app developing is going and Africa has not been… Read More WowApp is a Messenger like WhatsApp but Allows You Earn Money & Shop Online

How Africans Performed Brain Surgery with Simple Tools and Herbs Long Before Colonization

The traditional brain surgery, specifically “Trepanation” of the cranium which is the oldest evidence of brain surgery through the ages have been practised all over the world. However, like many African practices, the west didn’t know that it was also practised in sub-Sahara Africa. The Busoga tribe of Uganda and the Kikii tribe of Kenya… Read More How Africans Performed Brain Surgery with Simple Tools and Herbs Long Before Colonization

Waterleaf: “of the Most Valuable Healing Herbs in Nature”

Waterleaf, (Talinum triangulare), is one of those underrated and undervalued plants in Nigeria. Some even regard waterleaf as a nuisance, a stubborn weed that grows all year, though it flourished more during the rainy season. Like the grasses in the fields, we match over them, urinate over them, and uproot them from our gardens, in… Read More Waterleaf: “of the Most Valuable Healing Herbs in Nature”

Tambour Original Sodabi: the World Class Local Spirit Made from Palm Wine

All over the world people and cultures have alcoholic drinks made from local materials. While the Caribbean made local Spirits from Sugarcane; Mexicans from blue agave, Eastern Europeans from cereal grains or potatoes, etc., West Africans made their Spirits from palm wine or sap. However, while others regions have developed their local Spirits, built large… Read More Tambour Original Sodabi: the World Class Local Spirit Made from Palm Wine