Nigeria's London to Lagos Biker, Kunle Adeyanju, Rides 11,301km So Far, Says "Africa is a Beautiful Continent"

Nigeria's London to Lagos Biker, Kunle Adeyanju, Rides 11,301km So Far, Says "Africa is a Beautiful Continent"

  • Nigeria's London to Lagos biker, Kunle Adeyanju, said he has travelled a total of 11,301km in his journey on a motorcycle from Europe to Africa
  • Kunle made the revelation in a tweet which he also later sent to, saying his experience shows that Africa is a beautiful place
  • The biker challenged the notion that all of Africa is insecure and said the continent is full of beautiful people who showed him love in his journey

Lion Heart, Kunle Adeyanju, who is riding from London, the UK to Lagos, has said Africa is full of kind people.

He made the statement in a tweet which he later sent to, saying many people he met on the road showed him love all the way.

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Kunle Adeyanju, London to Lagos biker.
Kunle Adeyanju says he has covered 11,31km. Photo credit: @lionheart1759.
Source: Twitter

People helped me, showed me love

Kunle cited an example of when he had a tire issue with his Eagle bike in Mali. He said he pushed the bike into a hamlet and they helped him keep it.

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Kunle wrote:

"In this trip of traveling 11,301km across Africa, I have enjoyed the spirit of African hospitality that I never knew existed, people are nice, I did not experience any insecurity issue as portrayed in the western media as Africa being a hotbed of evil.
"Rather when I had a tire issue in the middle of the night people that I thought i was supposed to be afraid of as portrayed in the western media, came to my rescue.
"And in spite not being able to communicate in their local dialect, they did not make me feel unsafe, rather they warmly accepted and helped me. To me that is humanity in Africa!

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"Africa is not just about the safari’s, the jungle, & as portrayed by media, rather, the people the culture & the diversity of the African continent, tells a much more interesting & better stories that the safari’s & the jungle, there is so much more to Africa than safari & jungle."

See his full Tweet below:

Nigerian lady rides okada across 22 states, people praise her

Meanwhile, also reported that a Nigerian lady rode her bike across 22 states of the country, attracting accolades from people.

The lady whose name is Fehintoluwa Okegbenle shared photos of her journey on social media and many Nigerians were surprised by her bravery.

She has been described in many flowering words by her fans on social media.


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