Nkem Says: The Thing About ‘Ghosting’


I have always been deathly afraid of ghosts. I don’t know why. As a child, the easiest way to terrify or creep me out was to suggest that a ghost was lurking around. I would literally become your slave in exchange for protection. One of my sisters really took advantage of this fear that I had. She would just simply say “Ojuju will catch you” and I’d become paralyzed or freeze in whatever position I was in, then she would get me to do whatever she wanted or stay away…

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7 Ways To Deal With Flight Cancellations And Delays

Flight Cancellations

Flight cancellations and delays are now a norm among Nigerian airlines. Without providing information, they simply announce that your flight has been canceled or delayed. You are shocked and angry not because of the cancellation but due to the lack of courtesy for you and other customers. A good example is Medview Airline that canceled its flight from Nigeria to London thereby leaving many passengers stranded at the airport in both Nigeria and London. They did not make any provision for these passengers. Anyway, Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency…

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8 Guides For A Successful Visa Interview

Visa Interview

A visit to the different embassies in Lagos and Abuja will give you a fair idea of the number of Nigerians who want to jet out of the country. Getting the visa for some is like a lifeline. It is either they get it or nothing else. Rejection for them is unacceptable. As such, Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency shares tips for a successful visa interview. Forget about all the stories of rejection you have heard There are lots of stories about the mean consular officers at the embassies and their…

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4 Strange Cultural Practices Associated With Marriage In Nigeria


Nigeria has over 250 ethnic groups. Hence, it should not surprise anyone that among these groups, there will be some strange cultural practices associated with marriage. Most times, these practices are meant to strengthen the bond of marriage and preserve its sanctity. There are the good, the bad and the ugly. In line with this, Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 4 strange Nigerian cultural practices associated with marriage in Nigeria. Flogging the groom among the Fulanis This is a festival in which an intending young Fulani groom is…

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Heineken Africa Foundation And Nigerian Breweries Donate Multi Million Naira Neo Natal Equipment To LUTH


L-R: Honorable Bolaji Yusuf Ayinla, member, Federal House of Representatives, Mushin II Constituency, Lagos; Kufre Ekanem, Corporate Affairs Adviser, NB Plc and Professor Olufemi Fasanmade, Chairman, Medical Advisory Committee and representative of Chief Medical Director, Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH at the donation of the multi million Naira Neonatal equipment by the Heineken Africa Foundation and Nigerian Breweries Plc to the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH on Thursday.   Heineken Africa Foundation (HAF) in collaboration with Nigerian Breweries Plc (NB Plc) on Thursday, July 13, commissioned an upgraded neo natal…

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How Nigerian Girls Make Millions Of Naira Online From Cybersex


Access to the Internet is the biggest benefit brought about by mobile Internet service providers. At your convenience, you can go online with digital devices and enjoy various available services. As much as the benefits have been of immense help to all, it has also fuelled a surge in its abuse as a lot of people now use it for unholy activities.  As more people gain easy access to the Internet through mobile phones and other devices, there’s also a corresponding increase in online dating sites. Some business minded individuals…

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6 Ways To Know It’s Time To Relocate Your Home


There are certain telltale signs that will guide you to the knowledge of the fact that it’s time to relocate from your present home. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 6 ways to know it’s time to relocate your home. Too Many Bad Memories When you find yourself reliving bad, sad or difficult memories almost everyday of your life in your present house, and everything in the house reminds you of something you don’t want to remember or be reminded of, then it’s probably time to make plans to…

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4 Reasons A Blog Doesn’t Grow As Expected


Most blogs out there don’t get the kind of traffic or attention they desire, and this is mainly because there are a couple of vital things about blogging they are unaware of. Once this awareness is there, it will be easier to achieve sustained blog growth. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 4 reasons a blog doesn’t grow as expected. You Don’t Promote Your Content Well It’s not just about promoting your content; it’s about promoting your content well. You need to ensure you add sharing buttons to…

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Kings Celia Hotels Debut In Lagos

Kings Celia Hotels

Greg Ozumba Mbadiwe (MFR) In his quest to set a new standard in the hospitality and tourism industry in Lagos State and Nigeria at large, former Nigerian ambassador to the Republic of Congo and a legal practitioner, Greg Ozumba Mbadiwe (MFR) have launched a luxurious hotel and tourist centre known as, Kings Celia Hotels and Suites, in the heart of Lagos. The five star relaxation centre situated at 8 Jibowu Street, Yaba, according to Mbadiwe, was part of his desire to accomplish his parents dreams, especially his father’s. He added, “My…

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8 Most Fuel Efficient Cars

We all know Nigeria’s erratic fuel price situation – one moment it’s up and the next it’s down. The current removal of fuel subsidy has helped stabilize the price a bit, but it’s still on the high side compared to the low prices we once enjoyed. At this point, fuel efficient cars are more or less a blessing to Nigerians. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency shares 8 of the most fuel efficient cars to consider the next time you’re in the car market. Hyundai Sonata This is a comfortable…

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