festivals

Hornbill Festival, the most cherished festival of Nagaland

The colourful and most cherished festival of Nagaland - Hornbill Festival, kick starts on 1st December every year and gives people a chance to understand the state and its various tribes better.

published on : 5th December 2018

Nigeriens celebrate Niger Tuareg Festival to attract tourists amidst Islamic extremism concerns

Tuaregs in northern Niger are hoping to draw tourists back to the region by putting their traditional dances, music poetry and camel races on display. Despite concerns about Islamic extremism throughout the Sahel region in West Africa, organizers recently hosted more than 1,000 visitors in Iferouane, a village in Niger's far north. 

published on : 16th March 2018