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POLITICS

Photos of Lagos state in 1960s.

When Lagos state was the capital city of Nigeria the state looked so beautiful and everybody in Lagos was following his or her responsibilities the city was clean, no refuse dumping on the road side, Lagos state was the most populated city in Nigeria and now that Lagos is no longer the capital city of Nigeria, it is still the most populated city in Nigeria. It is the second fastest-growing city in Africa and the seventh in the world. According to World Population Review (WPR), the Lagos State Government estimates

  10 months ago
Photos of Lagos state in 1960s.

TRAVEL

" This is Lagos, Shine Your Eyes" — This is How To Survive in Lagos

" This is Lagos, Shine your eyes " As boldly written on some walls and bill boards around the city of Lagos. Life in this city can be pretty tough, with a population of 21 million people ( according to the National Population Commission of Nigeria) This beautiful city which is divided into Lagos Island and Mainland is home to various people of different ethnicity, Religion and class. All in one place trying to find a better life for themselves or just staying in various parts of the city. just like any other

  9 months ago

TRAVEL

Effects of overpopulation in Lagos Nigeria and possible solution.

The Lagos State Government estimates the population of Lagos at 17.5 million, although this number has been disputed by the Nigerian Government and found to be unreliable by the National Population Commission of Nigeria, which put the population at over 21 million in 2016. Lagos is a port city and the most populous city in Nigeria. The metropolitan area originated on Islands, including Lagos Island, that were protected from the Atlantic Ocean by sand spits. The city has expanded onto the mainland west of the

  9 months ago
Effects of overpopulation in Lagos Nigeria and possible solution.

ENTERTAINMENT

The Lagos you can never see on Tv

Lagos is not just the greatest city in Nigeria but it's considered to be one of the greatest city in Africa. The rate of development in Lagos is far more better than other states in Nigeria and Africa at large. Lagos, Nigeria’s largest city, sprawls inland from the Gulf of Guinea across Lagos Lagoon. Victoria Island, the financial center of the metropolis, is known for its beach resorts, boutiques and nightlife. To the north, Lagos Island is home to the National Museum Lagos, displaying cultural artifacts

  10 months ago
The Lagos you can never see on  Tv

LIFESTYLE

Be very careful when buying land in the following places

Lagos, the second fastest-growing city in Africa and the seventh in the world, it happens to be housing a port and is the most populated city in Nigeria. According to the Lagos State government the population of Lagos is 17.5 million. These figures are however disputed by the Nigerian Government and judged unreliable by the National Population Commission of Nigeria. The latest reports estimate the population at 21 million, making Lagos the largest city in Africa. Lagos is a metropolitan area which originate

  1 years ago
Be very careful when buying land in the following places

TRAVEL

Opinion: Lagos - The Envy of Cities in Africa

Lagos State is the former capital of the most populous black nation on earth, Nigeria. By area, it is the smallest state in the country, occupying 3,345 square kilometers of land. "It lies in the South West of (Nigeria) on the coast of the Gulf of Guinea close to Nigeria’s border with Benin." Although many cities in Africa are now better than it in terms of standard of living and social amenities, it still holds the title of The Most Populous City in Africa and is still the envy of cities in the continent.

  8 months ago
Opinion: Lagos - The Envy of Cities in Africa

POLITICS

Breaking News In Nigeria Today, Thursday 7, 2022: Ondo to return mission schools to owners; other news

1. Akwa Ibom govt tasks NPC on proper census figures for national development As the National Population Commission of Nigeria gets set to embark on its Enumeration Area Demarcation exercise, the Commission has been urged to see the exercise as the fundamental bedrock of any credible national headcount. Deputy Governor of Akwa Ibom, Moses Ekpo stated this, while addressing officers of the National Population Commission at the Phase Eleven Enumeration Area Demarcation (EAD) camp, held at Abak local government,

  4 months ago
Breaking News In Nigeria Today, Thursday 7, 2022: Ondo to return mission schools to owners; other news

ACCIDENT

Lagos, worst place to reside in Nigeria

Lagos is probably the most popular city in Nigeria and is regarded as the beehive of the nation with most companies and organizations having their headquarters in situated in it. Despite being a land of hope and promises, it is also the worst place to live in, in Nigeria. On the 4th of September this year, the 2019 Global Liveability Index by the Economist Intelligence Unit was published. While involving most African cities, it featured Lagos at number 139 and also, it happened to be the only the only Niger

  1 years ago
Lagos, worst place to reside in Nigeria