top of page

Tayo Aina

With about 600,000 subscribers, Tayo Aina is one of Africa’s most prominent YouTubers. He started out as an Uber driver in Lagos — a job that gave him a better understanding of the city. Then he began creating videos that highlighted major landmarks and top real estate listings in Lagos. Now, he travels the continent documenting African stories and communities that are lost to the internet, sharing them with his thousands of followers. Through nuanced visual storytelling, he has shown Africa for what it is, erasing the decades of stereotypes ascribed to the continent by the Western media.

Tayo Aina
bottom of page