Tragedy at Dustbin Estate, Ajegunle, in the Midst of a Pandemic

We were very sad to receive a call from a family we support at Ajegunle, on Sunday, 19th April, about a fire outbreak that destroyed their home and community.  Naomi and her mother lived in the notorious Dustbin Estate slum until a candle set fire to one of the shanties in their neighbourhood, and the…

2020 Valentine’s Brunch with the FLA Kids

Written by Nishola Akinyera The St. Valentine’s Day is celebrated in many ways worldwide, on the 14th February, as a day when people show feelings of love, affection and friendship.   It is a day to express love for everyone who is dear to us.  It is a day to thank people, whosoever they are, for…

Our Visit To Ita-Faaji Building Collapse Site

Written by Ifeoma Keke On Wednesday, 20th March, I and Nishola visited the building collapse site at Ita-Faaji, to see if we could meet survivors and/or their dependents, in need of Fair Life Africa’s assistance.  When we got to the site, we couldn’t speak to the victims, because the government was conducting a service of…

A Christmas To Remember

Our latest GlobalGiving report has been approved!  We thought we would share it with you here.  We also posted pictures about our Christmas event on our website HERE.  To read this and previous reposts on GlobalGiving, do check out our project page HERE. *** Last year, we put in all effort to make it a…

Priceless!

Hey, check out our latest GlobalGiving report.  We hope you know how much we appreciate your contributions towards our work.  Thanks so much! *** What is the value of a life?  Can you monetise it?  Often, it takes a catastrophe for us to realise the value of our own lives and the lives of our…

This Christmas, Give The Gift Of Education

Last year, during our Girl Empowerment Programme, which we did with SAGE Foundation, we met 12 year-old Mary. She’s a brilliant girl, who hails from Oyo State. She lives with her mother and three siblings in Jakande, Lekki, in Lagos state and attends a small private school within her community. She is now is JSS2…