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21 Streets In Lagos Are Being Named After Unsung Nigerian Women Heroes

The developer of a new community in Lagos wants to name 21 streets after "uncelebrated women in Nigeria's history."

While a statue was being erected in Jacob Zuma's honor in Nigeria over the weekend—for reasons still unknown—a developer in Lagos decided he would take on a commemorative project of his own, and it's infinitely better and far more necessary.

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