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How to succeed in Lagos as an ‘Olajumoke’

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Judging from the last few weeks, Olajumoke could pass as the most popular name in Nigeria and one of the most searched name on Google. In fact, ‘Olajunoke’ was permanently on Google trends for weeks – A completely unknown Lagos bread seller whose story changed the moment she ran into one of Nigeria’s finest Photographer,… Read More

Meet Kachi Irondi: An exceptional Nigerian ceramics designer pushing the boundaries of innovation

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Design is all around us, in our homes, in buildings, architecture, movies, products, television, and much more. The world could not function without designers and artists. Think about it; but for designers everything would probably be plain boring, without imagination or inspiration. In this part of the world you don’t come across full time ceramics… Read More

How to win an election by dancing in public

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I really got concerned about hawkers in Lagos recently. The deliberate manner at which these people try to compel you to make on-the-spot purchase decisions is frightening. They almost take away your freedom of ‘looking’. Apparently to them, if you must look, then you must buy. Perhaps; “looking” isn’t free anymore. I knew it was… Read More