Product Spotlight: Okazi Leaves

okaziOkazi or Ukazi is an aromatic leaf used mostly for cooking in the eastern part of Nigeria. Okazi soup is popular among Nigerians for its deliciousness.

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Here’s a video on how to cook Ukazi Soup:

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African Independence Days

afrFind out when each African country achieved it’s independence — A Chronological List of Independence Dates for Africa.

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This Week on Shikenan African Shop

Slash price of the week:

Floral Yellow Rhinestone Jewelry Set

floralThis stylish set is plated in gold with patterned flower like design — ring, necklace, earrings and bracelet. We are offering up to 44% off on this product! From $44.99, it’s now only $24.99!!!

Products that are selling this week:

Crayfish Whole (2 oz)

crayfishFor more information about crayfish, read here.

Watch this video on how to cook crayfish, Louisiana style:

Rapid Claire Lightening Serum

rapidWe have an enormous collection of the best skin whitening products for all your skin lightening needs. 

Featured products for this week:

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We have over 200 new items added. Don’t forget to check ‘em out!!!

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Experience a skin so soft with these amazing skin care products.

LotyWe have enormous collection of the best African ingredients!

All of these products can be gotten from Shikenan African Shop — Everything African from Food to Fashion!

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African Proverb

28Do not challenge the capacity of someone if you know that you’re not equal to his ability. Don’t go into trouble if you are not prepared enough.

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5 African Products We Are Loving This Thursday

Brightening Jar Creams

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>> Sivoderm Jar Cream (300ml/10.1oz) <<

>> Rapid Clair Jar Cream (250ml) << 

>> Edguard Jar Cream (10.5 oz / 300 g) <<

>> Clear-N-Smooth Ultimate Lightening Jar Cream (4oz) <<

>> DIVA MAXITONE Maxima fade jar cream (175ml) <<

We have an enormous collection of the best skin whitening products for all your skin lightening needs. All of these products can be gotten from Shikenan African Shop — Everything African from Food to Fashion!!

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Product Spotlight: African Honey

african honeyHoney is a sweet food made by bees using nectar from flowers. The variety produced by honey bees is the one most commonly referred to, as it is the type of honey collected by most beekeepers and consumed by people.

The main uses of honey are in cooking, baking, as a spread on bread, and as an addition to various beverages, such as tea, and as a sweetener in some commercial beverages.

Click here for some facts about African honey.

Watch this video for wild honey African bees:

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Top 5 Cities To Experience The Best Of Nigeria

Nigeria has become one of the most sought after tourism countries in the world. It is one of Africa’s most exuberant countries, rich in culture and traditional customs, an enjoyable stopover for tourists who loves romantic getaways and delicious cuisine. Little wonder, we see thousands of visitors coming to Nigeria throughout the year.

Here are the top five cities out of the 36 states where you can visit and experience the best of Nigeria:

1. Lagos

The city of Lagos would always cast a magical spell on its visitors; it begins right from the moment you get to the city. There are literally ‘thousands’ of places that would catch your fancy when it comes to major attraction centers.

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Whether you are in Abuja, the capital territory for business or leisure trip, the city has a lot of social activities for you to get involved with, perfectly planned and developed with parks and green areas, it has become the country’s best purpose built city.

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3. Calabar

Calabar, the Canaan City has become a sort of ‘Mecca’ for everyone. The reason for this attraction is simple; it is beautiful city that is endowed with a rich culture and natural attractions. Every year, the Cross River State Annual Christmas Festival brings music, entertainment and parades to the city. 

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4. Enugu

Enugu, is now ‘Nigeria Hollywood’ because it is the center of Nollywood, dabbed the ‘Coal City’ and delivers a lifestyle of luxury serenity and security. Enugu has all the magic and grandness that any modern city can offer you, first time tourists arrive the city to witness a romantic experience in its numerous festivals, state of art amusement facilities, shrines, caves, clubs that heat up the city all through the nights.

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5. Port Harcourt

We called Port Harcourt the ‘Garden City’ and indeed, it is all greenery with mesmerizing attraction centers, apart from the blue water where you can spend time and experience water related activities, there are lots of wildlife, museums, monuments and shrines to visit. 

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This Week on Shikenan African Shop

Slash price of the week:

Baobab Fruit Flour (Seramougou) 8 oz

baobabWe are offering up to 54% discount on this product. From $5.99, it’s now only $2.75!!

Products that are selling this week:

Whole Ogbono (2 oz)

whole ogbonoFor a Nigerian ogbono soup, watch this:

Rapid Claire Tube Cream

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We have an enormous collection of the best skin whitening products for all your skin lightening needs.

Featured products for this week:

indomieIndomie is a brand of instant noodles produced by the world’s largest manufacturer. This pre-packed food comes in a variety of flavors. When you buy this, you will be getting 40 packs in this box.

acnebusters

pbIn these packages, we have put together the Acne products which our customers buy together most frequently. Save $4.50 when you buy as a package

floris-duoFloris Duo, also known as manicure and pedicure. It is used to lighten the darker parts of the skin such as the knee, elbow and knuckle areas. Ingredients include AHA/ Lactique Citrique, Glycolique 10% vitamine E, Collagene Elastique.

All of these products can be gotten from Shikenan African Shop – Everything African from Food to Fashion.

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African Proverb

37If you have nothing good to speak about, then you just better shut up your mouth.

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Product Spotlight: Corn Meal

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Shikenan African Shop Online has a wide selection of African flours. Corn meal, which is created from ground and dried corn, is another product which you will find under the African Flour category. It is very common in Zambia, Congo, and Mozambique. It is often referred to as Nshima and is cooked as porridge.

Corn meal can also be used in baking as well as a replacement for flour in some recipes for making breads, pancakes, muffins, and other baking uses.

Watch this video on how to make corn meal porridge:

This product can be gotten from Shikenan African Shop, Everything African from Food to Fashion!

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