If you’re planning to run away from Lagos because of rent prices, you should know the places NOT to run to.
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 […]
If you ever have to come to Benin city, never wear white shoes out. Benin and red sand are like Lagos and traffic — joined together, never to depart from one another.
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.
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 […]
“Agbero will collect, task force will collect, LASTMA will collect, police officers will collect and they’ll do it with force.”
We spoke to four Lagos bus drivers to understand why they’re on strike.
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 […]
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 […]
In 2012, Nigeria suffered its worst flooding crisis in over 40 years. The 2022 floods are causing the same level of devastation and making Nigerian lives harder. How did it happen?
Agberos’ existence in the Nigerian transport ecosystem has been a controversial subject for decades. A federal lawmaker finally raised a motion to deal with them, but he didn’t come correct.
The chances that Lagos has shown you pepper are almost 100%. Let’s prove it to you with this quiz.
If you get more than 7/12 on this quiz, you belong to the streets. Don’t fight it.
Lagos traffic is a bad bitch that treats everybody however it wants. But we all have different relationships with it. Some gentle, others abusive. We have made this checklist to show you just how wild your relationship Lagos traffic is.
“What will remain if you’re doing multiple ₦40k dates in a month? How much is my salary?”
The Lagos State government is back to banning the operations of okada riders. How does it affect Lagosians this time around?
The cat’s out of the bag: there’s traffic in Abuja too. If any Abuja person tries to drag your city again, here’s all the ammunition you need.
Today’s subject for #ZikokoWhatSheSaid is Michelle Nelson, a 25-year-old Nigerian woman. She talks about leaving Jos in 2012 after the religious riots started in 2001, and discovering versions of herself that make the woman she is today.
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 […]
All the while you thought you were driving in Lagos, you actually weren’t. We have the definitive guide to driving correctly in Lagos state.
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