On a sunny afternoon in Lagos, Nigeria, Kayak business owner Diane Williams is marketing her services to customers on the shores of the Atlantic ocean.
Here, the Lagos lagoon provides opportunities for people who want to get a different view of the city while Kayaking
Despite its proximity to the ocean, water sports and activities such as a kayaking, canoeing or surfing remain rare in Lagos.
“This is like the craziest experience I have ever had in my entire life. You know at some point I was feeling like what if a big fish, like a shark just comes out and just swallows me, what will happen to me? Like you know the tides where just going, the waves and everything,” said Lagos resident, Oluchi Eged.
“My first time, I felt I did not do too bad, you know it is just to listen to instructions and probably know what to do. You know many people stand a high risk of actually falling in, but I think if you should just listen to what you are supposed to do, I think everything will be fine,” added another Henry Nwankwo.