A group of Yoruba people at a public event
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Geographical map of sub-Saharan Africa.
Aerial view of Lagos in 1929
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Red: Arab states in Africa (Arab League and UNESCO).
Map of Lagos' initial city boundaries, showing its contemporary districts. This definition is rarely used in the present day; the expanded metropolitan area is now a more accepted definition of Lagos.
Degree of Presence of The Yoruba and derived' Ede 
groups in Nigeria, Benin & Togo at Subnational levels
Ceremonial Igbo pot from 9th-century Igbo-Ukwu
Simplified climatic map of Africa: sub-Saharan Africa consists of the Sahel and the Horn of Africa in the north (yellow), the tropical savannas (light green) and the tropical rainforests (dark green) of Equatorial Africa, and the arid Kalahari Basin (yellow) and the "Mediterranean" south coast (olive) of Southern Africa. The numbers shown correspond to the dates of all Iron Age artifacts associated with the Bantu expansion.
Lekki Conservation Centre canopy walk
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Yoruba copper mask of Obalufon from the city of Ife c. 1300
Ethnographic map of Africa, from Meyers Blitz-Lexikon (1932).
Lagos Marina
Palace of the King of Oyo circa 1900s - Colorized
Royal Benin ivory mask, one of Nigeria's most recognized artifacts. Benin Empire, 16th century.
Climate zones of Africa, showing the ecological break between the hot desert climate of North Africa and the Horn of Africa (red), the hot semi-arid climate of the Sahel and areas surrounding deserts (orange) and the tropical climate of Central and Western Africa (blue). Southern Africa has a transition to semi-tropical or temperate climates (green), and more desert or semi-arid regions, centered on Namibia and Botswana.
Victoria Island
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Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard who as Governor-General of Nigeria led the amalgamation of the Northern Nigeria Protectorate and Southern Nigeria Protectorate in 1914.
Stone chopping tool from Olduvai Gorge.
Civic Towers, Victoria Island, Lagos
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Emir of Kano with cavalry, 1911
Nok sculpture, terracotta, Louvre.
A map showing the 16 LGAs making up Lagos Metropolitan Area
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Fictionalised portrait of Nzinga, queen of the Ndongo and Matamba kingdoms.
Lagos market scene
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1953 postage stamp with portrait of Queen ElizabethII
Sphinx of the Nubian Emperor Taharqa.
Apapa port
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Nnamdi Azikiwe, first president of Nigeria from 1963 to 1966
Stone city of Gondershe, Somalia.
Filming
Anna Hinderer church and mission house at Ibadan, 1850s
The Republic of Biafra in June 1967, when it declared its independence from the rest of Nigeria
Fasilides Castle, Ethiopia.
Entrance of the Lekki Free Trade Zone
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Shehu Shagari was the first democratically elected President of Nigeria from 1979 to 1983.
The Tongoni Ruins south of Tanga in Tanzania
Construction of the Dangote Raffinerie
Yoruba door, wood carvings; used to record events c. 1910
Olusegun Obasanjo was civilian President of Nigeria from 1999 to 2007.
Great Zimbabwe: Tower in the Great Enclosure.
Tree growing in Freedom Park
Early 19th century Yoruba architecture showing their unique inner courtyard layout used as a safe space for storing livestock and a space where children could play
Muhammadu Buhari is currently serving as President of Nigeria, since 2015.
Population density in Africa, 2006.
Tinubu Square
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Nigerian National Assembly, Abuja
Fertility rates and life expectancy in sub-Saharan Africa.
National Stadium.
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Nigerian Army self-propelled anti-aircraft gun
Yoruba drummers (Niger-Congo).
The Lagos Black Heritage Festival Parade, 2012
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Nigerian Air Force Mil Mi-35P
A San man (Khoisan).
Lekki Beach in Lagos
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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abuja
Maasai women and children (Nilo-Saharan).
The Cathedral Church of Christ Marina on Lagos Island
Gbedu drummers
Former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan (centre) with United States President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama in August 2014
Saho women (Afroasiatic).
Arewa Traditional Kitchen
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Map of Nigeria with administrative divisions
A Boer European African family (Indo-European).
Lagos Business School
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Climate map of Nigeria
Lagos
Lagos Business School's Cafeteria
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Palm plantation in Delta State
Nairobi
Dowen College in Lagos
Wooden Ere Ibeji figures representing twins. Yorubas have the highest twinning rate in the world.
Rainforest range of Obudu Mountains
Johannesburg
University of Lagos
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Clouds kissing the mountains of Obudu
The Athlone Power Station in Cape Town, South Africa.
Toll gates and roads at the Lekki-Ẹpẹ Expressway
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A proportional representation of Nigeria exports, 2019
Energy sources in sub-Saharan Africa. Fossil Fuels and hydroelectric power make up the largest share of sub-Saharan African electricity.
Lagos, its ports, airports, free trade zone and light rail system
An older traditional Agbada clothing historically worn by Yoruba men. This exhibit was obtained in the town of Òkukù.
Farm ploughing in Kwara State
Skyline of Libreville, Gabon.
Distilling column of the Dangote refinery in compare to a Saturn rocket
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Oil facility at Bonny Island, Rivers State
Downtown Luanda, Angola.
Pharmacy in Epe
African Languages Spoken in American Households
PTDF – Petroleum Technology Development Fund
Phenakite from the Jos Plateau, Plateau State, Nigeria.
Commemoration of Black consciousness, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Countries by natural gas proven reserves (2014). Nigeria has the largest reserves in Africa.
Agricultural fields in Rwanda's Eastern Province.
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Innoson vehicles
The Naute Fruit Farm at the Naute Dam outside of Keetmanshoop, Namibia.
Amala is a Yoruba food.<ref>{{cite book|url=https://www.google.com/books/edition/A_Vocabulary_of_the_Yoruba_Language/oXxBAAAAYAAJ?hl=en&gbpv=1&bsq=amala|title=A Vocabulary of the Yoruba Language|author=Owen Emeric Vidal|publisher=Seeleys|date=1852|isbn=9781976589218}}</ref>
Steel factory in Ajaokuta
The University of Botswana's Earth Science building in Gaborone, Botswana.
Akara is a Yoruba bean fritter.<ref>{{cite book|url=https://www.google.com/books/edition/A_Vocabulary_of_the_Yoruba_Language/oXxBAAAAYAAJ?hl=en&gbpv=1&bsq=akara|title=A Vocabulary of the Yoruba Language|author=Owen Emeric Vidal|publisher=Seeleys|date=1852|isbn=9781976589218}}</ref>
Meridien Akwa Ibom golf course park
The University of Antananarivo in Antananarivo, Madagascar.
Ofada rice is a Yoruba dish.<ref name="Olusegun Obasanjo 1983">{{cite book|url=https://www.google.com/books/edition/Management_in_Agriculture_Rural_Developm/JdrSAAAAMAAJ?hl=en&gbpv=1&bsq=%22ofada%20rice%22|title=Management in Agriculture & Rural Development: A Practicioner's View|author=Olusegun Obasanjo|date=1983|isbn=9789782399243}}</ref>
Lekki Beach in Lagos
The Komfo Anokye Hospital in Kumasi, Ghana.
Ofada rice is traditionally in a leaf.
Substation in Abuja
Estimated prevalence in % of HIV among young adults (15–49) per country as of 2011.
Moin Moin is a Yoruba steamed bean pudding.<ref>{{cite book|url=https://www.google.com/books/edition/Adim%C3%BA/w3r4Xx2059AC?hl=en&gbpv=1&bsq=%22moin+moin%22|title=Adimú: Gbogbó Tén'unjé Lukumí|author=Miguel Willie Ramos|publisher=Eleda.Org Publications|date=July 2012|isbn=9781877845109}}</ref>
Railway system in Nigeria, 2022
Ifá divination and its four digit binary code.
A collection of foods eaten by Yorubas in general
Second Niger bridge at Onitsha, artistic impression
Two Bambara Chiwara c. undefined late 19th / early 20th centuries. Female (left) and male Vertical styles.
Simple Iro and Buba with Gele<ref name="Esogwa C. Osuala 1988">{{cite book|url=https://www.google.com/books/edition/Fundamentals_of_Nigerian_Marketing/JfbTAAAAMAAJ?hl=en&gbpv=1&bsq=%22iro+and+buba%22&dq=%22iro+and+buba%22&printsec=frontcover|title=Fundamentals of Nigerian Marketing|author=Esogwa C. Osuala|date=1988|publisher=Pacific Publishers|isbn=9789782347299}}</ref>
SpaceX launch of CRS-11 with Nigeria EduSat-1 on board in 2017
A traditional polyrhythmic kalimba.
Agbádá àti Fìlà<ref>{{cite book|url=https://www.google.com/books/edition/Yoruba_Dress/CzAqd4vGphoC?hl=en&gbpv=1&bsq=agbada+and+fila&dq=agbada+and+fila&printsec=frontcover|title=Yoruba Dress: A Systematic Case Study of Five Generations of a Lagos Family|author=Betty Marguerite Wass|date=1975|publisher=Michigan State University. Department of Family Ecology|isbn=9789782347299|pages=143–183}}</ref>
Population density (persons per square kilometer) in Nigeria
A plate of fufu accompanied with peanut soup.
Iro and Bùbá, with Gele and Ipele. Blouse, wrapper and headgear<ref name="Esogwa C. Osuala 1988"/>
Map of Nigeria's linguistic groups
Ugali and cabbage.
Bùbá àti Kèmbè. Agbada top with short baggy pants<ref>{{cite book|url=https://www.google.com/books/edition/A_Handbook_of_Nigerian_Culture/n1AuAQAAIAAJ?hl=en&gbpv=1&bsq=kembe|title=A Handbook of Nigerian Culture|author1=Frank Aig-Imoukhuede|author2=Nigeria. Federal Ministry of Information and Culture|date=1992|publisher=Department of Culture, Federal Ministry of Information and Culture|isbn=9789783131613|page=134}}</ref>
The Abuja National Mosque
This meal, consisting of injera and several kinds of wat (stew), is typical of Ethiopian and Eritrean cuisine.
Iro and Bùbá, with Gele and Ipele made from Òfì<ref>{{cite book|url=https://www.google.com/books/edition/Aso_Oke_Yoruba/bH5djwEACAAJ?hl=en|title=Aso Oke Yoruba: A Tapestry of Love & Color, a Journey of Personal Discovery|author=Tola Adenle|date=February 2, 2016|publisher=CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform|isbn=9781523495221}}</ref>
National Church of Nigeria, Abuja
The Akan Kente cloth patterns.
Agbádá àti Sóró, Agbada and long slim pants<ref>{{cite book|url=https://www.google.com/books/edition/Lekki/o9EuAQAAIAAJ?hl=en&gbpv=1&bsq=They%20wear%20dresses%20like|title=Lekki|author=Bola researcher/writer Sebastian|date=1992|publisher=Public Information Department, Lagos State Ministry of Information, Culture, Youth & Sports|page=3}}</ref>
Nigerian states that implement some form of sharia law (in green)
Kangas
Ìró and Bùbá with gele<ref name="Esogwa C. Osuala 1988"/>
A hospital in Abuja
The Stade Félix Houphouët-Boigny in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.
The University of Lagos
The Namibia rugby team.
A Nigerian police officer at the Eyo festival in Lagos
Geo-political map of Africa divided for ethnomusicological purposes, after Alan P. Merriam, 1959.
End SARS is a decentralised social movement and series of mass protests against police brutality in Nigeria.
Central Africa
Middle Africa (UN subregion)
Central African Federation (defunct)
Nigerian women in tech
Eastern Africa (UN subregion)
East African Community
Central African Federation (defunct)
Geographic East Africa, including the UN subregion and East African Community
Lisa Folawiyo, Fashion Designer From Nigeria
Southern Africa (UN subregion)
geographic, including above
Southern African Development Community (SADC)
An Eyo Iga Olowe Salaye masquerade jumping
Western Africa (UN subregion)
Maghreb
Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart, Africa's most popular and best selling literary piece ever, has been translated into more than forty languages.
Wizkid is a popular musician in Nigeria, Africa and worldwide.
Nigeria at the 2018 FIFA World Cup
Nigerian football supporters at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia
Imota Rice Mill, close to Lagos
Oil and gas fields in the Niger delta
Oil and gas fields in the Niger delta
The world's biggest distilling column at the Dangote refinery in comparison
The world's biggest distilling column at the Dangote refinery in comparison
Pharmacy in Epe
Ituen Basi, Lagos based Nigerian fashion designer

Lagos (Nigerian English: ; Èkó) is the largest city in Nigeria and the second most populous city in Africa, with a population of 15.4 million as of 2015 within the city proper - daily the Lagos area is growing by some 3,000 people, or around 1.1 million annually, so the true population figure of the greater Lagos area in 2022 is roughly 28 million (up from some 23.5 million in 2018).

- Lagos

The Yoruba people (Ìran Yorùbá, Ọmọ Odùduwà, Ọmọ Káàárọ̀-oòjíire ) are a West African ethnic group that mainly inhabits parts of Nigeria, Benin and Togo.

- Yoruba people

The largest city in Nigeria is Lagos, one of the largest metropolitan areas in the world and the second-largest in Africa.

- Nigeria

The Lagos metropolitan area is a major educational and cultural centre in Sub Saharan Africa.

- Lagos

Lagos initially emerged as a home to the Awori subgroup of the Yoruba of West Africa and later emerged as a port city that originated on a collection of islands, which are contained in the present day Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Lagos Island, Eti-Osa, Amuwo-Odofin and Apapa.

- Lagos

The three largest ethnic groups are the Hausa in the north, Yoruba in the west, and Igbo in the east, together comprising over 60% of the total population.

- Nigeria

It produced life-sized terracotta figures that are some of the earliest known sculptures in Sub-Saharan Africa and smelted iron by about 550 BC and possibly a few centuries earlier.

- Nigeria

For a long time also, Ibadan, one of the major Yoruba cities and founded in the 1800s, was the largest city in the whole of Sub Saharan Africa.

- Yoruba people

Today, Lagos (Èkó), another major Yoruba city, with a population of over twenty million, remains the largest on the African continent.

- Yoruba people

Other major states included the kingdoms of Ifẹ and Oyo in the western block of Nigeria which became prominent about 700–900 and 1400 respectively, and center of Yoruba culture.

- Sub-Saharan Africa

Their dominance reached as far as the well-known city of Eko which was named Lagos by the Portuguese traders and other early European settlers.

- Sub-Saharan Africa

Lagos is a city in the Nigerian state of Lagos.

- Sub-Saharan Africa

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