AGEGE (Panegyric by Kayode Balogun) . Agege; a Lagos conflux A citadel of the defunct Pen Cinema Famous for the Agege Bread Home to one of the big Hausa communities in Lagos Markas road, Anu-oluwapo street, Olukosi street, Fagbola street, Osobu street, Orile road, Agege motor road are her veins and arteries Agege is for … More AGEGE-LAGOS, NIGERIA
“There’s an old saying that if you think safety is expensive, try an accident. Accidents cost a lot of money. And, not only in damage to plant and in claims for injury, but also in the loss of the company’s reputation.” -Dr Trevor Kletz #safety #portraitphotography #workplace
Every child’s life is important and require to be loved irrespective of social, economic and cultural background. This is the feeling of SLUM-2-SCHOOL AFRICA. . This year, UNABASHED AFRICA & SOCIALLY AFRICA partners with them to have the Children’s Day ‘PHOTOGRAPH A CHILD’ Project at Adekunle Anglican Primary School, Makoko-Yaba, Lagos. . Over 20 documentary … More PHOTOGRAPH A CHILD!
Lagos at 50 (27th May, 1967 – 27th May, 2017) LET’S CELEBRATE!
Documenting LAGOS AT 50 CARNIVAL/FESTIVAL OF COLOURS at Tafa Balewa Square. Saturday, 13th May, 2017 Ghana meets Nigeria Carnival Buses Participants from Ghana Benin Princess Secondary School students of Lagos Tafa Balewa Square Gate Arrival of Governor of Lagos State; Akinwunmi Ambode Governor Akinwunmi Ambode Motor Sport
Lagos (Yoruba : Èkó) is a city in the Nigerian state of Lagos . The city, with its adjoining conurbation, is the largest in Nigeria, as well as on the African continent. It is one of the fastest growing in the world, and also one of the most populous urban agglomerations. Lagos is a major … More STREET OF LAGOS AT 50
The second edition of the African Drums Festival commenced in Abeokuta, Ogun State-Nigeria, on Thursday 20th April amid glamour and colourful display of diverse and rich cultural heritage of the black people in drums and dances. . The festival witnessed the performances of over 50 different drums by different groups across the continent. . The … More African Drums Festival 2017 in Pictures
NON-FICTION: Emeka . April 8, 2013. by Titilayo Olurin . Okay, there was no way I was going to own a blog without having this story on it so I had to go dig for it, and by ‘dig’, I really do mean dig. I wrote it in what feels like forever ago, in 2009, … More NON-FICTION: Emeka
Ilya Pam was the second nigerian to finish Lagos Marathon 2016. Also last year, he was the first to finish at Ibadan Marathon. Today, He finished as the first nigerian at Lagos Marathon 2017. . Photo from my Documentary project on 2016 Ibadan Marathon (20th March) #marathon #athlete
For every interesting and captivating image a Street/ Documentary Photographer captures, there is a story and risk behind it. In my few years of being a Street/ Documentary photographer I have been through the the risks and threats the professionals ahead of me in the industry have warned me off. * Risks/stress involved include hanging … More THROW BACK THURSDAY!