Aerial view of Lagos in 1929
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.
Ceremonial Igbo pot from 9th-century Igbo-Ukwu
Lekki Conservation Centre canopy walk
Yoruba copper mask of Obalufon from the city of Ife c. 1300
Lagos Marina
Royal Benin ivory mask, one of Nigeria's most recognized artifacts. Benin Empire, 16th century.
Victoria Island
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.
Civic Towers, Victoria Island, Lagos
Emir of Kano with cavalry, 1911
A map showing the 16 LGAs making up Lagos Metropolitan Area
Lagos market scene
1953 postage stamp with portrait of Queen ElizabethII
Apapa port
Nnamdi Azikiwe, first president of Nigeria from 1963 to 1966
The Republic of Biafra in June 1967, when it declared its independence from the rest of Nigeria
Entrance of the Lekki Free Trade Zone
Shehu Shagari was the first democratically elected President of Nigeria from 1979 to 1983.
Construction of the Dangote Raffinerie
Olusegun Obasanjo was civilian President of Nigeria from 1999 to 2007.
Tree growing in Freedom Park
Muhammadu Buhari is currently serving as President of Nigeria, since 2015.
Tinubu Square
Nigerian National Assembly, Abuja
National Stadium.
Nigerian Army self-propelled anti-aircraft gun
The Lagos Black Heritage Festival Parade, 2012
Nigerian Air Force Mil Mi-35P
Lekki Beach in Lagos
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abuja
The Cathedral Church of Christ Marina on Lagos Island
Former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan (centre) with United States President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama in August 2014
Arewa Traditional Kitchen
Map of Nigeria with administrative divisions
Lagos Business School
Climate map of Nigeria
Lagos Business School's Cafeteria
Palm plantation in Delta State
Dowen College in Lagos
Rainforest range of Obudu Mountains
University of Lagos
Clouds kissing the mountains of Obudu
Toll gates and roads at the Lekki-Ẹpẹ Expressway
A proportional representation of Nigeria exports, 2019
Lagos, its ports, airports, free trade zone and light rail system
Farm ploughing in Kwara State
Distilling column of the Dangote refinery in compare to a Saturn rocket
Oil facility at Bonny Island, Rivers State
Pharmacy in Epe
PTDF – Petroleum Technology Development Fund
Countries by natural gas proven reserves (2014). Nigeria has the largest reserves in Africa.
Innoson vehicles
Steel factory in Ajaokuta
Meridien Akwa Ibom golf course park
Lekki Beach in Lagos
Substation in Abuja
Railway system in Nigeria, 2022
Second Niger bridge at Onitsha, artistic impression
SpaceX launch of CRS-11 with Nigeria EduSat-1 on board in 2017
Population density (persons per square kilometer) in Nigeria
Map of Nigeria's linguistic groups
The Abuja National Mosque
National Church of Nigeria, Abuja
Nigerian states that implement some form of sharia law (in green)
A hospital in Abuja
The University of Lagos
A Nigerian police officer at the Eyo festival in Lagos
End SARS is a decentralised social movement and series of mass protests against police brutality in Nigeria.
Nigerian women in tech
Lisa Folawiyo, Fashion Designer From Nigeria
An Eyo Iga Olowe Salaye masquerade jumping
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 former Western State of Nigeria was formed in 1967 when the Western Region was subdivided into the states of Lagos and Western State.

- Western State (Nigeria)

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

- Nigeria

Lagos can be said to be the most prominent state with over 20 million people residing therein.

- Western State (Nigeria)

This city area was governed directly by the Federal Government through the Lagos City Council, until the creation of Lagos State in 1967, which led to the splitting of Lagos city into the present day seven Local Government Areas (LGAs), and an addition of other towns (which now make up 13 LGAs) from the then Western Region to form the state.

- Lagos

The coup plotters succeeded in assassinating Sir Ahmadu Bello and Abubakar Tafawa Balewa alongside prominent leaders of the Northern Region and also Premier Samuel Akintola of the Western Region, but the coup plotters struggled to form a central government.

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Government house gate
The church and mission in Ibadan, Yoruba country, 1850's
Iwo Road1, Ibadan, Oyo State
Front view of Mapo Hall, Ibadan
Cocoa House, Ibadan
Bower Memorial Tower
University of Ibadan
New railway station in Ibadan, artistic impression
Railway network of Nigeria 2021
Archbishop Ayo Lidigbolu House
Ayefele music house
Bower towers
Bower towers gate
bowers towers, Ibadan
Cocoa Dome, Dupe Ibadan
Crown Trust Plaza
Dugbe roundabout, Ibadan
Havsns Royale hall and event centre
Ibadan brow roofs
Kudi Avenue
Ring road
Mobolaji Johnson house
Kola Daisi University city building
Maharaji village
Molete baptist church
Ibadan ring road
Oba Adessoji Adereni house
Specialist hospital
High court of Justice
Presbyterian church
St. Annes Church
Sango Ojurin Market
Symentry, Bodija road
Ventura mall

Ibadan (, ; Ìbàdàn) is the capital and most populous city of Oyo State, in Nigeria.

It is the third-largest city by population in Nigeria after Lagos and Kano, with a total population of 3,649,000 as of 2021, and over 6 million people within its metropolitan area.

Ibadan had been the administrative centre of the old Western Region since the early days of British colonial rule, and parts of the city's ancient protective walls still stand to this day.