Tag: culture

How The birth of the Black is Beautiful movement kick-started an Inspiring, cultural and political movement

By Precious Adesina How a photographer, a group of models and a fashion show in Harlem kick-started a cultural and political movement that still inspires today. On 28 January 1962,…

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Nigerian Lawmakers Want Monuments to Slavery in Lagos Removed

Lawmakers in Nigeria’s Lagos state, which includes the country’s commercial hub and biggest city, have asked for the renaming of sites and monuments named after slave traders and colonial officials.…

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The Interesting Story Behind Lagos Freedom Park

The internet plays home to various lists written by culture writers and local guides on where to have fun in Lagos. The Freedom Park is a recurring place on these…

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