The Banyo Border

The Banyo Border

We had known for a long time that one of the most difficult and dangerous parts of our journey would be crossing from Nigeria into Cameroon. Since late 2017, the entire South West of Cameroon has been pretty much impassable due to the so called ‘Anglophone crisis’ or ‘Ambazonian war.’ The few travellers who have [...]

The Road to Afi Mountain

The Road to Afi Mountain

As we continued our journey East, Nigeria continued to surprise, amuse, frustrate and delight.  At 5am I was awoken by a loud, insistent hammering on our hotel door.  It was not as I first assumed, a fire, a robbery or a kidnapping attempt, but the maid dropping off an extra bog roll. I wouldn’t have [...]