Adefolake Adekola

Adefolake Adekola: Let’s Make Efforts to Sustain the Planet as We Celebrate World Wildlife Day

March 3rd is celebrated every year to fight against wildlife crime and raise awareness of the world’s endangered wild animals and plants. This year, the theme is Forests and Livelihoods: Sustaining People and Planet. Studies by World Wildlife Fund show that illegal trade of wildlife is probably the 3rd or 4th most illicit lucrative business as […]

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Adefolake Adekola: The Facemask Pandemic in Nigeria

In my essay, No Return to Normalcy, I mentioned how during the lockdown, the plastics on the streets reduced which showed progress in fighting climate change. Maybe I spoke too soon because it seems as if we left one problem for another. Everywhere we turn to now, we see facemasks on the floor, in our […]

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Adefolake Adekola: How to Deal with the Harmattan Season

It started off with my lips cracking. Then my skin began to feel dry. But I think the real sign was when the soles of my feet started peeling off; I knew harmattan season was upon us. I noticed the change in the weather when I felt cold in the early hours of the morning […]

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