Photo by Emeka Okereke

Who are you, really?

My most prevalent thoughts on this road trip were around identity; the things that inform who others say we are, who we claim to be. In Lokoja, we went up Mount Patti and stood [...]

After the Full Stop

  I think a lot about how most of our work on the trip has happened in the space between preconceived notions and freshly acquired perceptions. This space—referred to by Emeka as ‘the bracketed [...]
'The Maiduguri gaze' (Photo by Emeka Okereke)

Home of Peace

Two heads are better As we proceeded further north toward Maiduguri, I thought about the things that could happen that would make people say: What were you doing in Maiduguri? You don’t like your [...]