‘It is not easy!’ Managing Paid Domestic Work and Unpaid Care Work in Lagos

“It is not easy – being poor, being a woman and being a mother”, lamented Rita*, a 45-year-old live-in nanny from Cross Rivers State with three children. Rita was explaining the challenges of working and looking after her own children simultaneously. Speaking with Rita, who feels all she does is “work, work, work”, reveals how… Continue reading>