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An old photo of a market in Western Nigeria

Old photo of market in western nigeria
A market scene in Nigeria, not dated | Trustees of the British Museum

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Peter Tosh and Sandra Izsadore, Lagos, 1978


Peter ToshRaggae legend, Peter Tosh (extreme right) with Fela’s lover, teacher and associate, Sandra Izsadore and others in Lagos, 1978.

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Source: Bimbola Babarinde | The Nigerian Nostalgia Project

‘Three Roads To Tomorrow’- A Nigerian Film Shot In 1958

Three Roads To Tomorrow‘ is a 23 minutes coloured film shot in Nigeria in 1958 by BP (British Petroleum) Film.


‘Three Nigerian students from different corners of Nigeria come to Ibadan University. While they sit talking in a dance club, the film traces back each of their journeys to the university. Scenes of their homes give a new impression of an old country, and we come to understand how a modern network of communications – all dependent on oil and petrol – has opened up what was not so long ago inaccessible territory’ (Monthly Film Bulletin, 1961, 14). Continue reading ‘Three Roads To Tomorrow’- A Nigerian Film Shot In 1958