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Go On A Journey to the ‘Venice of Africa’ on Episode 2 of “Streets of Lagos”



Streets of Lagos” is a docu-series from Accelerate TV showing all the diverse stories about hustle and living in Lagos, and the people behind them.

Go on a journey to the place called the ‘Venice of Africa’ on episode 2 of “Streets of Lagos”.

Makoko town is a fishing village overlooking the Lagos lagoon. Home to water logged homes standing on wooden stilts as well as small businesses including market shops, hair saloons, canoe makers, a photography studio and even a school, the major means of transportation is by a canoe.

John Wesu, a photographer, Zavi, a canoe maker and Sunday, a fisherman share their stories of survival in Makoko Town.

Watch episode 2:

1 Comment

  1. Temi Tope

    October 18, 2020 at 3:27 am

    It is beautiful! I still wonder why RICH NIGERIANS ARE NOT MODERNIZING MAKOKO..?? OR EVEN THE GOVERNMENT?? Chai … it is truly a shame this could have been a heaven
    Ah Africans.. if this was in EUROPE or Middle East or America.. hum.. What a difference it could have been

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