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Jollof Wars: Ghana vs Nigeria, The Official Taste Test

We pitted Nigerians against Ghanaians in a blindfolded taste test to decide which country can claim the title of Jollof rice champion.

We brought together Ghanaians and Nigerians of discriminating taste to decide once and for all which one of these nations has the best Jollof rice.


Watch the video to see if Ghana must go or if Naija carried last.

Jollof Wars: Ghana vs Nigeria, The Official Taste Test www.youtube.com


Producers:

Kanil Ward

Antoinette Isama

Videographer:

Kanil Ward

Audio:

Sinat Giwa

Kanil Ward

Editor:

Kanil Ward

Associate Producers:

Chika Okoli

Oyinkan Olojede

Photo by Meztli Yoalli Rodríguez

Dying Lagoons Reveal Mexico’s Environmental Racism

In the heart of a traditionally Black and Indigenous use area in Southwest Mexico, decades of environmental destruction now threatens the existence of these communities.

On an early morning in September 2017, in a little fishing village in the Pacific coast of Oaxaca, called Zapotalito, thousands of dead fish floated on the surface of the Chacahua-Pastoría lagoons. A 7.1-magnitude earthquake, which rattled Mexico City on September 19, was felt as far down as Zapotalito, and the very next morning, its Black, Indigenous and poor Mestizo residents, who depend on the area's handful of lagoons for food and commerce, woke up to an awful smell and that terrible scene of floating fish.

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