Kanye West & Family Head To Uganda To Escape White House Backlash

Rapper Kanye West is in Africa with wife Kim Kardashian, their three children and a team of helpers. West according to the Blast rented out an entire luxury resort which sits at the edge of the Nile River. The family and their team of nurse maids and nannys will be in the ‘five star African Safari destination for a week. West has told resort officials that he’s recording music there, but other sources say the family, is escaping the non stop chatter, after West’s appearance at the White House on Thursday.

Visitors that try to book a reservation at Chobe Safari Lodge, will be told the resort is closed until October 19th. Kanye told the hotel employees he and his guests do not want to be bothered. While West was meeting with Donald Trump he did say that he was planning on going to Africa in the future, ‘to get in touch with his roots.’ A source at the resort are saying that West set up a dome like structure in the middle of the resort for recording purposes. Kim and the children, Chicago, North and Saint, will be engaging in a vast array of activities at the resort.


The resort is in the middle of Chobe National Park, which features over 786 mammals and almost 500 different types of birds. Visitors can interact with many animals on a guided Safari tour. It’s unclear if any other artists are with West, the resort has 36 rooms, 21luxury tents, 4 suites and a presidential cottage. The President of Uganda has banned social media in the country. Any visitors to the country that use social media platforms are taxed heavily. West’s recent appearances on ‘Saturday Night Live’ and at the White House has caused many fans and commentators, to speculate about West’s mental health. West said that previously his diagnosed Bipolar condition was not correct, and he actually just has sleep deprivation.

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