Thursday, April 2, 2009

Faded glory

This is a classic Lagos sign:

I have ten naira for the first person to decipher it.

UPDATE: Well, I'm disappointed nobody tried that one. It says "Lagos State Government, Repainting of Office Blocks, Lagos State Ministry of Works, [some paint company]"


  1. I'm sure you have some of the funniest in your files...
    (Arriving from Lisa's Life in Lagos - visited some little spots on Naija end 2006 and under the charm yet).

  2. Thanks for visiting and commenting!

  3. At leat they have signs! Here they still them to sell the metal.