Lockdown Chronicles is a diary series, in which Nigerians unpack the realities, multi-dimensional struggles and the little victories they experience while dealing with an unprecedented pandemic which suddenly disrupted the life we were used to.

That coronavirus has messed up a lot of things and that people are reeling in its social and economic implications is no news.

After looking at how it affects eating habits and the hallowed religious practices of Nigerians, we turn today to how this pandemic is fumbling people’s bags and how those who are managing to stay afloat are doing it: