Manchester To Mile 12: How a graduate became a porter in a popular Lagos market
Since relocating to Lagos, Nigeria, from the city of Manchester, in England, it has been a story of survival for Iya Yellow, a porter, who is ready to survive at all cost, earning a living at the popular Mile 12 market.
Gidifest 2019: The fun, colours sound, and excitement
The 6th edition of Gidi Fest in Lagos brings together artists and DJs in Nigeria and other parts of Africa for music lovers.
Mile 12: The food basket of Lagos
There is a good reason why the Mile 12 Market is the food basket of Lagos. Mile 12 is arguably the most common name on the lips of many when it comes to food items in Lagos and its environs. And even with the threat by the Lagos State Government to relocate it, trading in this busy market continues to boom.
Nigerian music industry set to explode
Recent studies have indicated that Nigeria's music industry is booming. Lagos-based DW correspondent Malcolm Ohanwe says musicians can make a living even though they don't receive royalties.
Lagos: world's largest oil refinery project backed by World Bank
West Africa correspondent Fanny Facsar talks to DW about the world's largest refinery project in Lagos, Nigeria. Behind it is Africa's wealthiest man, Aliko Dangote. But the World Bank is also supporting it - despite pledging to heavily reduce investment in fossil fuel projects.
Jumia set to list on New York Stock Exchange
Africa's e-commerce Company, Jumia is set for the launch of its Initial Public Offering on the New York Stock Exchange later today. The company plans to sell 13.5 million American Depository shares at a price range of 13 to 16 dollars, in a bid to raise as much as 216 million dollars from the IPO. Collins Onuegbu, Director, Lagos Angel Network joins CNBC Africa to discuss this and the potentials of Nigeria’s tech ecosystem.
US Naval Forces Europe Band performing Brass music in Lagos
US Naval Forces Europe Band performing Brass music in Lagos.
Why Lagos governor-elect, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, deputy met Buhari
Moment Lagos governor-elect, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and deputy met Buhari.
Building collapse in Nigeria kills 10, scores trapped
At least ten people have been killed and many others still trapped after a building housing a school and apartments collapsed Wednesday in Lagos, Nigeria.
Up to 100 children feared trapped in collapsed Nigerian building
A rescue effort has been launched after a building containing a school collapsed in Lagos on Wednesday.