Photo: Salutation, Wealth and Poverty

This photo was taken during a May Day parade organized in Nasarawa state. I was photographing the different speakers when I turned for a minute to see a scene that made a huge impression on me. First, there is the bigman's car with a security official saluting the politician inside, while a child hawking pure-water walks along. Re-imagine Nigeria!

This photo was taken during a 2013 May Day parade organized in Nasarawa state. I was photographing the different speakers when I turned for a minute to see a scene that made a huge impression on me. First, there is the bigman’s car with a security official saluting the politician inside, while a child hawking pure-water walks along. Re-imagine Nigeria!

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