#Lagos

  • 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|Oct. 9, 2019|RB

    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

    Jan. 24, 2018|News Deeply

    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

  • Article: #SaveMirabel: Nigeria's first rape crisis centre is on the verge of closing down

    #SaveMirabel: Nigeria's first rape crisis centre is on the verge of closing down

    By Damilola Odufuwa|March 8, 2016

    A look inside this safe haven for survivors of sexual violence. Read more