Tarkwa Bay, Lagos

Tarkwa Bay with Lagos City in the background

Tarkwa Bay with Lagos City in the background

Godspower - Nigeria's most famous surfer

Godspower - Nigeria's most famous surfer

Nice little wave at Tarkwa Bay

Nice little wave at Tarkwa Bay

Godspower - in the pocket

Godspower - in the pocket

John's an Italian who grew up in Lagos. He's surfed this wave more than anyone. He pops up exactly when the waves start working and leaves just as quick.

John's an Italian who grew up in Lagos. He's surfed this wave more than anyone. He pops up exactly when the waves start working and leaves just as quick.

Tarkwa Bay sits on the edge of the harbour entrance and these huge industrial hulks slide in and out. Constant reminders of the mega city right next door.

Tarkwa Bay sits on the edge of the harbour entrance and these huge industrial hulks slide in and out. Constant reminders of the mega city right next door.

On the open side of Tarkwa Bay is Lighthouse Beach where beached ships stretch for as far as the eye can see.

On the open side of Tarkwa Bay is Lighthouse Beach where beached ships stretch for as far as the eye can see.

More ships at Lighthouse Beach.

More ships at Lighthouse Beach.

A giant cargo ship dwarfed by the world around it. Lighthouse Beach, Lagos.

A giant cargo ship dwarfed by the world around it. Lighthouse Beach, Lagos.