The Wheatbaker offers the corporate traveller all the comfort and convenience of a luxury boutique hotel. Lagos’ new premier exclusive hotel, is located in the residential heart of lkoyi, Nigeria.
Situated nearby the Lagos business districts of lkoyi and Victoria Island, The Wheatbaker hotel is placed perfectly for any traveler. Located only 35 km from Murtala Muhammed International Airport, The Wheatbaker is destined to become Lagos’ top lifestyle, luxury accommodation.
Amos Stanley Wynter Shackleford was born in the Maroon community of Charlestown, near Buff Bay, Portland, Jamaica, in 1887. His father, Edwin Shackleford, was a saddlemaker.
In 1903 he got a job with the Government Railway, starting at 15 shillings a week. By 1912 he had worked as an agent at various stations across the island and was earning 45 shillings a week. When jobs on the Nigerian Railway were advertised in Jamaica, he took the opportunity offered and left for West Africa in 1913.