Six Makoko Dream School girls and five volunteers attended the She Thrives Africa event

October, 2019 Six Makoko Dream School girls and five volunteers attended the She Thrives Africa event, along with Mr. Emmanuel Agunze, who served as emcee. The event was organized by the Mandela Washington Alumni Association of Nigeria (MWFAAN) and supported by the US Embassy and Consulate. For his role as part of the Organizing Committee […]

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Thirty more uniforms were provided free for 30 boys

October, 2019 courtesy of The Makoko Dream. This makes the total number of uniforms done 455 (120 out of the 200 on The Makoko Dream School on Water, and 335 (305 plus 30) for The Makoko Dream School on land). The #Wearachildcampaign started in October 2017, a campaign to give the school children free uniforms […]

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March, 2019 – The Makoko Dream is Three years old on March 1, 2019

The Makoko Dream was three years old on March 1, 2019.  A celebration was held on March 1st at The Makoko Dream School 1; Assemblies of Royalty, Makoko Waterside. An additional celebration was held on March 2nd at the Makoko Dream School2; The Makoko Dream Kingdom Royalty Academy at Makoko Landed Area.

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February, 2019 – 1000 children that still used wooden slates in Makoko

In this present world of tablets, Ipads, laptops, etc., there were still about 1000 children that still used wooden slates in Makoko. They would come to school with their personal wooden tablet and write with chalk daily. When they were bored, they would grind the chalk into powder and make their faces up. The Makoko […]

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