State interventions, inequalities and people as infrastructure at times of COVID-19 in Lagos, Nigeria
Taibat Lawanson, Victoria Ibezim-Ohaeri, Deji Akinpelu with Ana Vilenica, Michele Lancione, Samantha Thompson
Keywords: housing, inequalities, COVID-19, Nigeria
In this conversation, three of our editors (Ana, Michele, and Samantha) came together with researchers and organizers from Lagos, Nigeria, to speak about recent changes to land and housing protocols, migration, and the criminal justice system. They also discuss organizing strategies that have emerged to address inequality divides exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic, including those impacting women and migrants, as well as the government’s role in COVID-19 responses.