Taste of Home

Need A Reminder? What Africa & Brazil Have in Common

In the midst of Word cup fever, BBC’s Peter Okwoche discovers the culinary surprises on the streets of Brazil.


– Historically, Lagos Island (Isaleko), Nigeria was home to the Brazilian Quarter of Lagos where the majority of the slave trade returnees from Brazil settled. Many families lived on Broad Street in the Marina. – wikipedia

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  1. 1

    Omo eko proper knows the story oh! Very nice to see our shared cultural heritage with Brazil if only the media can draw more of these parallels.

  2. 2

    Now i want to go to Salvador but first Lagos in Nigeria. :D

  3. 3

    I love the women’s head ties so beautiful.

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