Lagos is the most populous city in . With an estimated population of 8.8 million inhabitants in the city, or 16 million in the metropolitan area, Lagos ranks second only to as the most populous city in .

Notable Places in the Area

The Nigerian is a of , located in the city of Lagos. is situated 1½ km southeast of Lagos. Photo: crashdburnd, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The is a multi-purpose stadium in Lagos. is situated 1½ km southeast of Lagos.

The is the primary centre for the performing arts in . is situated 3½ km northwest of Lagos. Photo: Maersk Line, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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is an affluent area that encompasses a former island of the same name neighbouring Lagos Island, and the Lekki Peninsula by the Lagos Lagoon. is situated 4½ km southeast of Lagos. Photo: OpenUpEd, CC BY 2.0.

is a neighbourhood of Lagos Mainland, Lagos, in Lagos State, Nigeria. is situated 3½ km north of Lagos.


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