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Making Meat Pie at Ndibe Beach Hotel

Making Meat Pie at Ndibe Beach Hotel

Our roving camera caught this man (a baker) preparing meat pie at Ndibe Beach Hotel, Afikpo. The meat pie is one of the snacks served to guests of the hotel. Yummmy!!! Tidbit: Ndibe Beach Hotel is one of several hotels in Afikpo. The hotel is located near Ndibe Beach, from which it derives its...

Bridal Train at a Traditional Marriage

Bridal Train at a Traditional Marriage

Check out this beautiful bride and her elegantly dressed bridal train at a traditional marriage ceremony held in Afikpo. Tidbit: Despite the growing influence of western culture, traditional marriage ceremonies as still quite popular in Afikpo and across most of Nigeria. This event took place in Mgbom, Afikpo in...

Faces at ReachOut 2010

Faces at ReachOut 2010

Were you present at the 2010 ReachOut Carnival that took place in Afikpo? These people were. And so were. And they helped to spark excitement throughout Afikpo for the duration of the carnival. Tidbit: ReachOut 2010 was a religious celebration/conference coordinated nationwide by the ReachOut Nigeria. To read more about this event, click here.   Below are...

AIFPU Graduate & Her Proud Parents

AIFPU Graduate & Her Proud Parents

Our camera caught this graduate and her parents posing for a picture at the Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic Unwana (AIFPU), near Afikpo. Tidbit: AIFPU has a student and staff strength of several thousand people. Each year, thousands of new graduates, parents, friends and well wishers gather at the school for a graduation...

Men Offloading Sand at Unwana Beach

Men Offloading Sand at Unwana Beach

Our roving camera caught these two able-bodied men offloading sand from a canoe in Unwana Beach, near Afikpo. Tidbit: During the dry season when the water level is low, building grade sand (white sand) become plentiful and easy to reach at various sections of the Cross River. Men with canoes load the sand onto boats and bring them to the shore to be offloaded...

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