#Lagos

  • Article: Nigerian Choreographer Seyi Oluyole Is Using Dance to Help Children Stay in School

    Nigerian Choreographer Seyi Oluyole Is Using Dance to Help Children Stay in School

    By Akindare Okunola|June 27, 2020

    Dreamcatchers Academy founder Oluyole and her dancers just joined Global Goal: Unite for Our Future. Read more

  • Article: This Nigerian Man Is Turning Drums Into Handwashing Basins to Fight Coronavirus

    This Nigerian Man Is Turning Drums Into Handwashing Basins to Fight Coronavirus

    By Brandon Wiggins|April 1, 2020

    Billions of people worldwide lack access to handwashing facilities. Read more

  • Article: Here’s Who’s Performing at the Global Citizen Prize Ceremony 2019 in London

    Here’s Who’s Performing at the Global Citizen Prize Ceremony 2019 in London

    Nov. 19, 2019

    We’re bringing some of the world’s biggest stars to the Royal Albert Hall — and your TV screen! Read more

  • Article: Nigerian States Lead The Charge To Improved Sanitation

    Nigerian States Lead The Charge To Improved Sanitation

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 16, 2019

    The states are taking open defecation seriously after Nigeria declared a state of emergency. Read more

  • Article: Governor of Lagos Pledges to Embed the 'Transformative Power of Toilets' in Policy-Making

    Governor of Lagos Pledges to Embed the 'Transformative Power of Toilets' in Policy-Making

    By Imogen Calderwood|RB|Oct. 9, 2019

    Nigerian politician Babajide Sanwo-Olu said sanitation is a “defining issue” for him. Read more

  • Article: Nigerian Parents Are Paying School Fees by Picking Up Plastic

    Nigerian Parents Are Paying School Fees by Picking Up Plastic

    By Joe McCarthy|June 11, 2019

    “The plastic has made it easy for me to pay school fees.” Read more

  • Article: The 7-Year-Old Nigerian Girl Who Wants to Be Like Muhammad Ali

    The 7-Year-Old Nigerian Girl Who Wants to Be Like Muhammad Ali

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 12, 2019

    Sekinat Quadri started boxing when she was just 5 years old. Read more

  • Article: This floating school is changing lives for kids living in a Lagos slum

    This floating school is changing lives for kids living in a Lagos slum

    By Damilola Odufuwa|Feb. 25, 2019

    An innovative way to bring education to children who need it most. Read more