Contribute Your Family History

Anthonio, Borghero, SMA, Lagos, 1875, Ekopolitan

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Be a part of The Ekopolitan Project by contributing your family genealogy. The information you provide here will create a lasting record of your family’s history for future generations and contribute to scholarly understanding of the larger history of Lagos.

Schedule Oral History Interview

You hold the keys to unlocking the past. If you have stories, recipes, songs, dances, or fables passed down to you from your family that may have ties to established and modern migrant communities in 19th and 20th century Lagos, Nigeria. We are happy to hear them schedule an interview with us today!

Digitize Your Records

Do you have photos, postcards, letters, books, albums, or other forms of records that capture 19th and 20th century Lagos, Nigeria? Please help us grow our archive and contribute your records to Ekopolatin Project. Follow the step by step instructions in the link provided and send your records to

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Interested in learning more about an ancestor who lived in Lagos? Reach out to us! If there is any information we can share we will be happy to provide it to direct descendants.

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