A Week In The Life” is a weekly Zikoko series that explores the working-class struggles of Nigerians. It captures the very spirit of what it means to hustle in Nigeria and puts you in the shoes of the subject for a week. The subject of today’s “AWITL” used to be a professional hockey player but that […]
There are more than 23 million people living in Lagos. So how best do you decongest? Extort, sorry tax people! In the space of four days, the Lagos State government has come up with barrage of taxes aimed at sending everyone back to their villages. Here’s the tea: First, there is the new taxes on […]
If you’re a Nigerian that uses ride-hailing apps like Uber and Bolt to get around, then you know that it comes with its own fair share of stress — from clueless drivers to unwarranted surges. Here are 13 things you have undoubtedly experienced: 1. When you’re about to order a ride and you see a […]
From the quiet one to the one who only does cash trips.
For all of us looking for husband.
Uber rides are the best!
Here's a rabbit hole of stories to lose yourself in: