Africa’s Largest Megacity – Lagos

Hello Lagos—Nigeria’s and Africa’s largest megacity. With a growing population of over 21 million, the city welcomes visitors with an indescribable hustle, bustle, and a loud commotion, which leaves first timers overwhelmed. The crowds of people lining the streets, the heat and humidity, the salesmen offering anything from bottled water to some very exotic looking local foods, the wide-smiling children scrambling after their footballs, the 419 warning signboards, and the thousands of cars and motorcycles rapidly slaloming between one-another while dodging pot-holes—all this makes for an intense and one of a kind greeting to this sprawling coastal city. Read more