Sex is also sold by starry-eyed women who understand that sex is a ladder to financial security especially in this tough city.Allen & Opebi Allen Avenue and Opebi are two popular linked roads in the heart of Ikeja, the capital of Lagos.Sex is not only a big business, it is what puts food on the table.
Where they get sex and how they get sex shows the gulf in class.
If you are a big boy in Lagos, you are most likely not going to a brothel or a strip club to get laid.
As Internet penetration became higher in Nigeria, the sex hustle became digital.
First, it was 2go and Badoo, but when Tinder came to town, you could now get sex with just a swipe.
At Unique Gentlemen, a strip club on Ogundana street, off Allen Avenue, the price for entrance is N1,000 on weekdays. Prostitution is illegal in Nigeria, but many brothel owners and men of the police force have found a way around this.
This understanding has helped many brothels flourish without disturbance. If you are looking for something longer, the fee depends on your negotiating skills. For the ladies on the road, N2,000 for short time is pretty much the average.The runs girl is at the top of sex business in Lagos.She doesn't stand on the roadside or shake her ass on a stage.In other parts of the world, the concept of the strip club is paying to have lap dances and watch women dance naked. For some guys, strip clubs might be too pricey and shiny.In Lagos, it's a slightly different deal, a sex hustle as usual. A lap dance in the Unique Gentlemen is N1,000 but this cabaret just like many in Lagos is not meant for just lapdances. They prefer the dark hallways of brothels which are more friendly to the pocket of an average working man.She is a professional sex worker that makes house calls.