The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization ( UNESCO) has designated 129 World Heritage Sites in Africa. Here are a few of some of the most famous ones that we feel kids should know about.
Cliff of Bandiagara (Land of the Dogons)
Chongoni Rock Arts Area, Malawi
Gebel Barkal, Sudan
City of Ghadames, Libya
Roayl Palaces of Abomey, Benin
Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove, Nigeria
Ruins of Kilwa Kisiwani, Tanzania
Tombs of Buganda Kings at Kasubi, Uganda
Stone Circles of Senegambia, Gambia
Brazil has the biggest black African diaspora outside of Africa. Now, when it comes to children’s media there is very little reflection of this fact. As we are based in Nigeria we didn’t really have any idea just how bad the situation was. That is until we were approached by several English speaking Brazilian fans of Bino & Fino asking if there was a Portuguese version of the show.
2015 was a really awesome year. We discovered some really great things that are helping to nurture young minds. After a lot of thinking we've compiled our favorite 5 posts of 2015.
Cultural dances play a huge role in African societies. These dance forms are used to teach moral values, social etiquette and to help people mature and celebrate members of the community while celebrating festivals and other occasions.
Here is a neat list of stores that do African themed greeting cards for you to check out.
Learn how to say hello in these African languages.