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…

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…

09 September, 2019

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