#Lagos

  • 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 Governors of Lagos and Plateau States Committed $175.8 Million Toward Water and Sanitation

    Nigerian Governors of Lagos and Plateau States Committed $175.8 Million Toward Water and 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 Their Kids' School Fees by Picking Up Plastic

    Nigerian Parents Are Paying Their Kids' 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: Girls Code Their Way Out of Nigeria’s Slums and Into the Tech Sector

    Girls Code Their Way Out of Nigeria’s Slums and Into the Tech Sector

    From News Deeply|Jan. 24, 2018

    A coding program aimed at girls from a Lagos slum encourages them to pursue careers in computers. Read more

  • Article: These Stunning Images Capture the Energy of the World's Biggest Cities

    These Stunning Images Capture the Energy of the World's Biggest Cities

    By Joe McCarthy|March 1, 2017

    "For all their chaos, big cities still have a sense of humanity." 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|May 1, 2016

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