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  • 4 References 2 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in Arabic, English, French, Hausa, Sango; learning Spanish
  • 38, Male
  • Member since 2010
  • Center for Egyptian Women's Legal Assistance (cewla)
  • MA in journalism and communications
  • From Ayorou, Niger, Kumassi, Ghana
  • Profile 90% complete

About Me


women's right is human right!!


Born in Kumasi, Ghana with parents originally from Niger and Mali, i'm very Westafrican!Later, i moved to Egypt, the wonderland where i studied and worked.
Sociable and easy going, not big planner and sometimes i just go with the wind!
Cairo as carrefour or crossraods, i met people from all the globe and run one of the biggest event in town: the Afro Fiesta Dance Party!


Life is an eternal struggle!!

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


Hosting and meeting locals when i travel. In addition, i attend Cs events in Cairo like Felucca dish parties on the Nile!


Never been guest yet though i hosted some couchsurfers and it' always a great pleasure.


i like reading and learning langages, discussing international politics and attending crosss cultural events.

  • poetry
  • dancing
  • running
  • partying
  • politics
  • reading
  • traveling
  • history

Music, Movies, and Books

I listen to Soul music such as Boyz II Man, Lionel richie and would always thing Aicha at any Karaoke!

I enjoy reading Sambene Ousmane, Chinua Achebe, Andre Brink, Tolstoi, Stendhal,Saint Exupery, Gerard de Villiers, John Grisham.
Also i prefer Noam Chomsky to Samuel Huntington, Edward Said to Bernard Lewis.

Initally i read a lot in French like all movies from classics to comedie except horror!

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Living in cairo just 10 min walks from Midan Tahrir and wetnessing History unfolding durant the Egyptian revolution, that was amazing.

Teach, Learn, Share

i have a special interest for the arabic poetry in general and the andalusian poetry in particular.
Graduate of two Universities in Egypt, i teach the Standard Arabic language (fus'ha)and can help you with the egyptian colloquial (ammeyya).
In addition, i have a special interest for the arabic poetry and would love to share the best poems of Majnoon Layla, Imru' Al Quais, Al Mutannabi, Shawky, Ibn Al arabi, Ibn Zaydun, Ar rundi..
Grew up in niger, i'm very francophone and teach frech occasionnally.
And i'm learning Spanish! Let me know if you are interested to share!!

Countries I’ve Visited

Algeria, Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Jordan, Mali, Morocco, Netherlands, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Egypt, Ghana

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