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Badagry, Historical Slave Port

May 8, 2017

Badagry played a very important role in the history of West African slave export, established in the early 15oo’s. It was a key slave route to South America, North America, Europe and the Caribbean. I expected the group tour experience would be gut wrenching – on the hour-long boat ride from Lagos city to Badagry town I was preparing myself for a very solemn day of painful stories and reflection. There were some interesting moments, but the reality would better be described as awkward and inappropriate.

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Ishahayi Beach School

December 10, 2015

“Dedicated to further the education of the children of Ishahayi Beach by the Ishahayi Beach School Foundation”

Proudly Sponsored by: Mobile Producing Nigeria, Chevron, Lagos Yacht Club, Small World Australia & New Zealand, American Women’s Club of Lagos, Private Donations

Established June 2006

AKA The Light School, AKA The Beach School

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Nigeria Scenery

September 7, 2015

Here is a small sampling of Lagos, Nigeria scenery….

Nigeria Missing Girls

 

A center roundabout on Victoria Island still has posters along the fence for each of the 276 girls kidnapped on 04/14/14 from the Government Secondary School, Chibok by Boko Haram. 57 escaped 219 are still missing.

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