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History of Lagos, Nigeria

Takiu Folami

History of Lagos, Nigeria

The Shaping of an African City (An Exposition-University book)

by Takiu Folami

  • 128 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Exposition Pr of Florida .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lagos (Nigeria),
  • West Africa - History,
  • History,
  • Yoruba (African people)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7719228M
    ISBN 10068249772X
    ISBN 109780682497725

    Lagos: The context of the study. 1 It is an undisputable fact that in Nigeria today, Lagos remains the most complex metropolitan centre of regional population and organization; a major focus of political, financial and cultural power for its own residents, and for people in neighbouring states; and after Abuja — the Federal Capital — it is the commercial/industrial capital, the major port. Police-Community Violence in Nigeria, Lagos and Abuja: Centre for Law Enforcement Education and National Human Rights Commission Spectrum Books. This paper traces the history .

    Books on Nigerian History from Brough's Books Nigeria well-written, coherent narrative and thoughtful, balanced analysis of Nigeria's political history from to " to melding written history, oral tradition, and archaeological data into a dynamic understanding of the coast of Lagos State, through the Yoruba island once dominated. Nigeria's History, Lagos, Nigeria. 3, likes 37 talking about this. Making our History something we can all cherish.

    Since , CSS Bookshop is most likely the oldest in Lagos. It is located in The Bookshop House 50/52, Broad Street, 4th Floor, which on its own is an impressive landmark. The bookstore has in its collection a range of fiction, classics, academic books, Christian books, books for children and stationery. Glendora.   It was a book titled, “ The Lagos-Hamburg Line – A Brief History of German Companies in Nigeria”, documenting the history of business relationship between Nigeria and Germany since the 17th.


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