Things to do in Lagos: Balogun Market

When I was little, my mother would take me to Balogun market to buy me a ‘Christmas dress’, ‘banger’ (I don’t know what non-Nigerians call ‘banger’ 🙂 ), sparklers and other Christmas-y things.  It was then that I learned to hate Balogun market.  I loved the things my mother bought and I loved the excitement…

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Things to do in Lagos: Elegushi Beach

Sunset at Elegushi Beach Lagos, where I live, is a coastal city with lots of beaches yet I haven’t been to one here in years.  I think I just took them for granted but I was really beginning to pine for the Lagos beach.  Finally, I made my way to one.  I went to