Tag: Boats

Boat Regatta, Opobo

One of my new year’s resolution is new places, new sights, new sounds. So hopefully this will be the last post showing somewhere I’ve already visited. This was my second trip to Opobo. My previous visit was also to watch the boat regatta held on the 31st of December. Both times...

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Travel Destination: Opobo

Most people in the southernmost part of Nigeria have probably heard of Jaja of Opobo; well, at least I hope they have. The story of the Igbo boy sold into slavery in Bonny who not only became a successful business man, but also went on to be the Amayanabo of Opobo, a new town he founded, was part...

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