Lagos

December 12, 2022

Many people know Abuja as Nigeria’s capital city, but not everyone knows how this happened and why it happened.  Let’s take a trip down memory lane. Why the change in capital? Lagos has always been the commercial hub of Nigeria, especially due to its close proximity to the Atlantic Ocean. This was useful for slave […]

#Navigating Nigeria: How This Tech Bro Got Swindled By His Landlord
November 10, 2022

All Mark wanted was to find a decent place to make a home but he got more than he bargained for, literally. Read his crazy experience about getting an apartment in Lagos and how he’s still dealing with a huge electricity bill after being swindled by his landlord.

November 3, 2022

On October 23, 2022, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu bragged on Twitter about the delivery of 62 brand-new fire trucks and support vehicles for the Lagos State Fire Department. The vehicles paraded the streets of Lagos like happy children would display their Christmas clothes to their friends and haters.  But when a fire started burning a building […]

October 26, 2022

A few weeks after the Lagos State government warned residents of some areas about floods, new areas are also now at risk. [Image source: PM News Nigeria] Which areas are affected? The Lagos State government has placed residents of these areas on notice: Victoria Island Lekki Ikoyi Epe Badagry ALSO READ: These Areas in Lagos […]

October 20, 2022

As a flooding disaster sweeps through many states in Nigeria, millions of Nigerians are experiencing hardship. Since the start of 2022, over 600 lives have been lost and over a million people have become homeless. [Image source: Leadership Newspapers] The recent wave of disasters has hit communities in Kogi, Adamawa, Anambra, Benue, Yobe, and many […]

June 29, 2022

Just like people in Lagos have different personalities, the same is true for bus stops. Some bus stops are so calm and relaxed, while others are filled with struggle and noise. Take this quiz and find out which Lagos bus stop you are.

April 16, 2022

Have you ever thought about what cities share the most similarities with your favourite football clubs? Well, we have, and now we’ve attempted to draw parallels between some of England’s biggest football clubs and places in Nigeria. Akure – Tottenham Small nyash wey dey shake sometimes. They had two minutes of good history and that […]

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