PRI's The World Published by PRI's The World In the slums of Lagos, poor residents end up battling the authorities to survive Listen Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/692441/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Lagos is a modern megacity. But it's also home to millions of slum dwellers who have been forced to govern themselves in the absence of public services.