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Grenadian Chocolate? ... Oh go on then

This is what chocolate looks like when it's first picked off the tree and cut open. Grenada, Belmont Estate, Cocoa Plantation

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2,000 slaughtered by Boko Haram, but the West is failing to help

One of Africa's most senior church leaders has accused the West of ignoring the threat of the militant Islamist group Boko Haram, days after the reported slaughter of up to 2,000 people by the group.

West African Jollof Rice

West African Jollof Rice from Food.com: West African Jollof Rice is superb! My parents are nigerian. I grew up eating this rice and every eaten at every party where the host is west african. Every west african country has its own version, however this is the best! Enjoy!

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Starch (Usi) is a popular delicacy in the Southern part of Nigeria especially with people from Delta state. It's infact the major type o...

50+ Best African Print Dresses [& where to get them]

50+ best African print dresses | Looking for the best & latest African print dresses? From ankara Dutch wax, Kente, to Kitenge and Dashiki. All your favorite styles in one place (+ where to get them). Click to see all! Ankara | African print

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Yoruba Ashoké Cloth So happy I found out what this is called and where it is from, one of my favorite coveted items in my home

Share or Comment on: "NIGERIA: SSS, Boko Haram, 2015 Zaria Shiite Massacre" - http://www.politicoscope.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/Boko-Haram-Leader-Abubakar-Shekau.jpg - The Shias leader, Ibrahim al-Zakzaky, and his wife were severely wounded and have been detained without charge. on Politicoscope: Politics - http://www.politicoscope.com/2016/04/28/nigeria-sss-boko-haram-2015-zaria-shiite-massacre/.

Africa | Woman's wrapper from the Nupe people of Nigeria | 20th century | Cotton; indigo || @Duncan Clarke usefully added "A very strange cloth that most probably is not Nupe and may be from one of the ethnic groups in northern Benin Republic where I have seen similar but less complex pieces. "

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The lakes of the world are disappearing – in pictures

Lake Chad - Chad, Niger, Nigeria, Cameroon