Lagos slum dwellers struggle to find work post-lockdown

Lagos slum dwellers struggle to find work post-lockdown

Inhabitants of Iwaya, a poor district in Nigeria’s commercial city of Lagos struggle to find work despite the ease on lockdown instituted by the government to curtail spread of the coronavirus. The fear of the pandemic and the economic situation prevents them from earning enough to survive in Africa’s most populous nation.

“For those that do businesses, business is not like usual. They will go to the market. In fact the fear of the pandemic is still on. Everybody is still scared. I don’t know t…

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Tecla Chandata