This floating school could change everything for a poor African village

Students travel by canoe to attend class at the Makoko Floating School in Nigeria. Raised on stilts in the Lagos Lagoon, this aid-funded school could change everything for its poverty-stricken community.

Story and editing by Chelsea Pineda

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