Like the name suggests, our blog-cum-epaper: soon hopes to fill the gap between Nigeria of today and Nigeria of the future with speculations, ideas, and images. Our goal is to sit as the prefix to Nigeria’s economic and political development, so that one day we can say: soon, Nollywood will be the world’s largest film industry or soon, Nigeria will
Our first conversation in the series: What If Nigeria was Designed with Dapo Akintunde is due to be released on Saturday 1 April 2017. We discussed his book, The Next 50: Advancement by Design, that book that sits at the foundation of our enterprise.
Stomach Infrastructure Bank is a critique of the inability of the Buhari administration to fulfill its campaign promise to pay N5,000 to Nigerian youths. By adopting transparency in its operations through the use of clear glass, the mobile nature of this cash installation immediately collapses the bureaucratic bottlenecks hindering the government in fulfilling its campaign promise. The design is inspired
These are the 7 truths that sit at the foundation of our organization. 1. We say architecture is not building but a way of thinking to shape life. 2. We say enough of the architecture of apolitical professionals, designing for design sake. 3. We call for architecture with an agenda: a cause greater than the physical. 4. We say: for
Stop Assuring People, Think and Act! People care less about your assurances. Nigerians have heard and seen banks wind up despite plenty assurances. Stop wasting N400,000? on full page Punch adverts when you can save some money strategizing about the future. Nigerians, even the elite, are wary of promises. Stop talking, take some quick steps. Don’t Shut Down Branches, Turn