In the Beginning, God created Orunmila

With Jimoh Olorunjueda (Olori Ijo Ijo Orunmila Odo Ajogun branch Epe) (3)

We asked acclaimed travel writer Pelu Awofeso to document a trip down the Lagos and Lekki Lagoon. In his last story he introduces us to the Ijo Orunmila Adulawo, a traditional religion founded in 1934 and based on Ifa divination Pelu Awofeso is a travel writer, journalist and publishing entrepreneur based in Lagos, Nigeria. For over […]

Spiritual Stores and Spirit Beings

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We asked acclaimed travel writer Pelu Awofeso to document a trip down the Lagos and Lekki Lagoon. In this second story we learn something more on spiritual stores!  Pelu Awofeso is a travel writer, journalist and publishing entrepreneur based in Lagos, Nigeria. For over fifteen years Pelu has been travelling across Nigeria and publishing travel writing […]

Nigeria is my Playground

Pelu Awofeso - for Nigeria is my Playground article

Rebecca Jones, ‘Nigeria is my Playground: Pẹlu Awofẹsọ’s Nigerian Travel Writing’, African Research and Documentation, 125, 2015. Since the turn of the millennium, a crop of travel books by Africans and Africans in diaspora describing their travels within Africa – such as Noo Saro-Wiwa’s Looking for Transwonderland (2012) and Sihle Khumalo’s Dark Continent, My Black […]

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