Midnight swim in Lagos

Hundreds of people are expected to gather in Cais da Solaria on August 28 for Lagos’ traditional ‘Banho 29’ party.

The annual event sees locals and visitors taking the plunge in all kinds of attire at midnight.

Also on the agenda are musical performances, a swimsuit contest and a handicrafts’ fair.

Festivities begin on Friday, August 28 at 7pm.