Wonu Falae

Wonu is passionate about philosophy, languages, music, movies, and history. She is involved in female empowerment, environmental sustainability, and writing. After graduating from UWC Changshu, China; where she lived with people from multiple backgrounds, she became more aware of 'The danger of a single story'. And so, she is currently working on collecting as many "stories" of her own country as possible. Her goals for the year are to write some parts of a book, complete a scrapbook of her times outside her country, and decide her career path. One of her favorite quotes was by Serena Williams in a Nike ad. "If they want to call you crazy, fine. Show them what crazy can do"


Finding my peace regardless

Why did you choose Senegal? I want my answer to be simple. But I also want it to be complete. The reason I think I chose Senegal was that I might never get the chance to come here again. Speaking on behalf of all Nigerians is impossible, so I speak for most of my friend…

06 March, 2020

My playlist to Taranga

There’s only one good way to go out. Not with a bang, or loud memorable moments, not with all smiles and a hopeful heart, not with doubts and fears either. It’s with a clear stream of consciousness and one simple phrase; “Press play”. That’s how I went out. Well, mostly……kind of?…..not really?..…wanted to? For the…

09 September, 2019

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