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Area Guides for Nigeria

Gbagada is a vantage point in Lagos State located between the local governments of Kosofe and Shomolu. It is primarily a residential neighbourhood. Because of its location and accessibility, it is a prized jewel. Popular areas in Gbagada include Ifako, New ...

Surulere is a Yoruba word that means "patience is a rewarding virtue".Surulere, located on the mainland, is one of Lagos's most vibrant neighbourhoods. It serves as a link between the Lagos mainland and Lagos Island.Various emancipated African Brazilians an...

Victoria Island (VI), located between Lekki and Lagos Island, is the home of the wealthy. It is rumoured to be the home of the elite and is located in Eti-Osa Local Government Area of Lagos State.The Oniru chieftaincy family originally owned a large portion...

Say hello to 'Ikeja', the capital of Lagos state. Ikeja is a commercial hub and the seat of government in Lagos State, and it is located on the mainland.The Awori were the first people to settle in Ikeja. They are said to have migrated from Ota before the 1...

Ogudu is located in Lagos State's Kosofe Local Government Area and shares borders with Ketu, Ifako, and Ojota. Ogudu is made up of two neighbourhoods: Ogudu Orioke and Ogudu GRA. Amosu, a hunter, founded Ogudu after fleeing Ile-Ife, Osun state, with hi...

Founded about 350 years ago by the Ogunsemo and Ojupon families, Ajah is one of the fastest-growing areas in Lagos. It used to be barely grassland with trees and water until Chevron came to the area and major development began. It is said that Aja...

Ikoyi, which is part of the Eti-Osa Local Government Area, is one of Lagos' most expensive neighbourhoods. Ikoyi was separated from the surrounding areas during the colonial period and designated as the Government Reservation Area (GRA). The decision t...

Lekki is a posh neighbourhood in Lagos' south-eastern region. It's located beneath the Lagos Lagoon and above the Atlantic Ocean. Lekki, now one of the most expensive places to live, was once a slum known as Maroko. Residents of the former Maroko slum ...

Lekki is a highbrow city located in the south-eastern part of Lagos. You can find it right below the Lagos Lagoon and above the Atlantic Ocean. Now known as one of the most expensive places to live, Lekki was formerly a slum called Maroko. Back in the ...