Emmanuel Shemede is chief of Makoko, an overwater settlement in Lagos [Ruth McDowall/Al Jazeera]
Emmanuel Shemede is chief of Makoko, an overwater settlement in Lagos [Ruth McDowall/Al Jazeera]

From: The Slum

Nigeria: Fishermen and chiefs

The baale of Makoko is challenging negative stereotypes of Lagos’ economically productive overwater settlement.