Tag: Nigeria

When Aunty Shuts Down Peckham! Entitled [Short Film] Directed by Adeyemi Michael

Adeyemi Michael reimagines his mother’s idea of moving from Nigeria to Peckham in Entitled, a short film about leaving your country of origin. Just watch and enjoy! Director/Writer: ADEYEMI MICHAEL Producer: FIONA LAMPTEY Cinematographer: LUCIANA RISO 2nd Assistant Camera: MARCUS ALERTSON Focus Puller: MAGGIE STANN Additional Cinematographer: JOE DOUGLAS Editor: MDHAMIRI NKEMI Sound Post Production: […]

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Such a Shame: Sweet Codeine – Nigeria’s Cough Syrup Crisis (Full BBC Documentary)

In Nigeria, thousands of young people are addicted to codeine cough syrup – a medicine that’s become a street drug. The Nigerian senate estimates that 3 million bottles of codeine syrup are drunk every day in just two states – Kano and Jigawa. But who makes this syrup? And who sells it to Nigeria’s students? […]

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