Last night I stayed in Makeni’s MJ Motel, world famous for serving their morning omelet covered in a wet tissue and for having housed David Beckham for about seven hours early last year. As you walk into the reception, you can sense the pride:
Don’t get caught up in all the women watching Nigerian soap operas in the lobby, because then you’ll miss the picture of hotel management bequeathing presents upon the African-garbed David Beckham:
And only if you ask will they pull out their coup d’etat. Their pride and glory. Their world famous footprint of David Beckham’s left hiking shoe:
The MJ Makeni: Come for the air conditioning, stay for the glamor.