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Civic Center

History of Civic Center Civic Center was built. An event center offering a breathtaking waterfront view from its three banqueting halls, Civic Center is one of the most beautiful and fascinating structures Lagos has to offer. Security/Safety of Civic Center This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Civic Center, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Swimming gear Things to do while at Civic Center Before heading to Civic Center, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Marvel at the design structure Host and have conferences and meetings Have a remarkable dining experience at the floating restaurant Best Features It is a sight to behold at night when the sweeping archway on top is brilliantly illuminated. That, and its waterfront view of the Lagos Lagoon makes it a choice event center. Writer's Review It is a world-class venue for business and visitors who have conferences and meetings at the building.The professionalism and service delivery is impeccable. "Civic Centre is a shining beacon signaling the importance of Victoria Island" - Radisson Blu Hotel

Category: Hall

Tags: Sightseeing, Play, Dance, Ceremony, Attend public lecturess

Lagos Lagoon

ABOUT Lagos Lagoon is the largest of the 10 lagoons in Lagos State, Nigeria. It is about 50 km long and 3 - 13 km wide. With an average depth of 2-4 metres, the lagoon is somewhat shallow. However, at the entrance of the Commodore channel, the lagoon is about 10 metres deep and this is the deepest part of the lagoon. The Lagos Lagoon has three segments: Epe Division, the Metropolitan end and the Lagos Harbour. Also, the lighthouse creek, the Badagry creek and the waterway that link Lagos to Porto- Novo, and Cotonou are situated on the western side of the lagoon. Ikorodu Local Port lies northeast of the lagoon and in the northern part of the lagoon, it is joined by the popular Five Cowries Creek. Some parts of the lagoon provide an attractive sight to visitors and inhabitants of towns in the Lagos Island. However, it is constantly plagued with solid and liquid waste from factories and villages on its banks, this has led to pollution of the lagoon SERVICES Lagos Lagoon is surrounded by rural communities with poor road networks, thus, the lagoon is the major channel of transportation in these areas. Boats, canoes and barges ply the lagoon every day, transporting goods and people. Besides being a site attraction and channel of transportation, the lagoon also plays a major role in the improvement of the economy of the communities surrounding it. It serves as a source of income for fishermen, Plastering Sand Companies, Sand Filling companies, and aquatic farmers. Also, the Lagos Lagoon links Lagos Island to other parts of Lagos State. It is constantly plied by boats Lagos Lagoon has striking features which makes it quite a view for visitors and tourists. You can not miss the Lagos Lagoon on a visit to Lagos Island. BEST FEATURES - Major water transportation channel for some towns in Lagos Island. - Source of income for construction companies, fishermen and other businesses. - Site Attraction for tourists and visitors of the Lagos Island WHO CAN VISIT Lagos Lagoon is open to tourists, visitors, business persons, and travellers of any country or race. BEST TIME TO VISIT The Lagos lagoon is open 24/7 year long, except in special situations where the lagoon is closed to the public. However, the lagoon is sometimes hit by storms originating from the Atlantic ocean, it is best to visit the lagoon when there is clear weather. SAFETY This is a very safe location.

Category: Town

Tags: Travel, Sightseeing, Explore natures

Commint Buka

History of Commint Buka Commint Buka was built. It is notable as a place to get delicious tasting local cuisines. Amala, Ponmo, Eja kika. If these names made you salivate, then the Commint Buka is right for you with its array of well tasting local cuisines guaranteed to turn your palate Oliver twist. PS: We forgot to add, it is affordable! Security/Safety of Commint Buka This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Commint Buka, here are some helpful things to take along with you: A date. Cash. Things to do while at Commint Buka Before heading to Commint Buka, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Enjoy a wide range of well tasting delicacies. Relax and unwind. Best Features The variety of local cuisines offered. Most common visitors Food lovers, Tourists, Health inspectors. Commint Buka serves the most delicious food i have tasted- Sandra, for review naija.

Category: Restaurant

Tags: Relaxation, Meet friends, Eat, Drinks

Lagos Business School

ABOUT Lagos Business School(LBS), formerly known as Center for Professional Communications (CPC), is a graduate business school located on the Lagos Mainland. Founded in 1991, it is one of the graduate schools of the Pan-Atlantic University, a higher institution owned by the Pan-Atlantic University Foundation (PAUF). With expert teachers and excellent learning methods, the school is one of the bests in Nigeria, and several notable organizations have ranked the school among the best graduate schools in the world. Lagos Business School ranked among the top 50 EMBA programmes in the world in 2018 by The Economist magazine in its 2018 Executive MBA ranking. It is the first Business School in West Africa, East Africa and Central Africa regions to be authorized by The Association of MBAs (AMBA). Also, it was accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) in December 2016. To add to its many honours, Financial Times ranked the school as the 2nd best in Executive Education in Africa. Lagos Business School upholds five values in the execution of its programmes. These values are Integrity, Professionalism, Spirit of service, Mutual Respect, and Community. Every year about 3000 persons join the university to acquire essential managerial skills through sophisticated academic and executive programmes, and short courses in Management. Because of its several international accreditations, this school provides one with an opportunity to interrelate with other MBAs in several countries across the globe. SERVICES Lagos Business School aims at creating an opportunity for the development of relevant skills needed by professionals to thrive in the business sector. Because of its dedication to research, Lagos Business School has 3 research and initiatives centres: - Leadership and Ethnic, Sustainable & Inclusive Digital Financial Services - LBS Sustainability Centre - Centre for Infrastructure, Policy, Regulation and Advancement. Also, Lagos Business School offers professional and special courses across 5 faculties. Companies that seek to train their staff, enrol them for special programmes at the international-standard business school. Faculties - Accounting, Economics, Finance - Strategy, Entrepreneurship, Social and Political Environment of Business & Business Law - Operations, Marketing, Information Systems - Organisational Behaviour, Management Communication, Negotiation and HRM - General (Business Ethics and Decision Analysis) BEST FEATURES - International accreditation and recognition - Standard research strategy - Excellent and qualified teachers - Up to date academic curriculum - International Exchange Programme WHO CAN VISIT Lagos Business School admits students yearly. It is open to persons all around the globe that are interested in pushing their careers forward. BEST TIME TO VISIT For an amazing experience at the Lagos Business School, it is best to visit the school when academic activities are on-going. This way you get to enjoy the serenity and highly professional atmosphere the business school proffers. SAFETY This is a very safe location.

Category: University

Tags: Sightseeing, Read, Meet friends, Learn, Attend public lecturess

Legacy Railway Museum

History of Legacy Railway Museum Legacy Railway Museum was built in 1904to preserve the historical building, treasures and monuments that the Railway compound had become for Nigerians and non Nigerians. Built by A non government group, Legacy1995 in collaboration with Nigerian Railway Corporation in 1904. There is a saying that the pride of a nation lies in the ability to preserve its heritage by transmitting story of the past to the succeeding generations. There is no better demonstration of this than the rehabilitating works done on the Jaekel House. Security/Safety of Legacy Railway Museum This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Legacy Railway Museum, here are some helpful things to take along with you: A camera to capture and appreciate the works on display Things to do while at Legacy Railway Museum Before heading to Legacy Railway Museum, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Educate yourself on railway history in Nigeria Check out the different artifacts and photos displayed Best Features There is a serenity that pervades the air at the railway compound that gives the place the feel of a time capsule and makes you feel like exploring. Writer's Review Visit the museum and appreciate the history of the railway corporation. "The railway compound is replete with an air of nostalgia, even for those who never experienced the glory days of the Railway Corporation" - Ayodele Arigbabu

Category: Museum

Tags: Sightseeing, Learn, Explore arts

The Osh Gallery

History of The Osh Gallery The Osh Gallery was established in 2013. Centrally sited in the upscale area of Yaba, this is a privately owned gallery by a man named, you guessed it, Osh. If you're an art enthusiast who likes art discussions, Mr. Osh will really appreciate your company. Security/Safety of The Osh Gallery This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to The Osh Gallery, here are some helpful things to take along with you: A friend- the experience is best shared An open mind; art is subjective. Things to do while at The Osh Gallery Before heading to The Osh Gallery, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Buy some of the art works. Works are on sale from N10,000 and above. Best Features The entrance of the building is a beauty to behold, well decorated with artworks, most of which depict the African culture Writer's Review This is a Nirvana of sorts for art lovers, artists, singers, writers, poets to gather and experience the beauty of music, art, spoken word. Most common visitors This is a well known spot for artists, curators, art connoisseurs and tourists. "It reminds me that gifted artists who appreciate Nigerian and African culture can be found within the country" - Dami Adedeji

Category: Art gallery

Tags: Sightseeing, Learn, Explore art, Buy/Sells

Mydrim Gallery

History of Mydrim Gallery Mydrim Gallery was established in 1992to promote visual art as well as discover and support new talents in Nigeria. An exclusive gallery just off the busy Awolowo Road, Mydrim Gallery seeks to further develop visual arts awareness, provide a conducive environment for the sale of artworks and promote talented artists by ensuring effective exposure Security/Safety of Mydrim Gallery This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Mydrim Gallery, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Art materials and tools Cash, Credit/Debit cards or Cheque books for the art auctions Things to do while at Mydrim Gallery Before heading to Mydrim Gallery, here are some helpful things to take along with you: View the artworks on display Purchase artworks Best Features Their works are permanently displayed and they are reasonably priced. The gallery exhibits to bring focus to the wealth, beauty and message their artworks convey. Writer's Review Looking for genuine paintings, sculptures and other artworks? This gallery exhibits art from many sought after local artists. Most common visitors Come in and mingle with other art lovers and art exhibitors marveling at the displays during the week days.

Category: Art gallery

Tags: Sightseeing, Learn, Explore art, Buy/Sells

Tickle Bay

History of Tickle Bay Tickle Bay was established in 2012. It is notable as one of the very few all-family play-centres in Nigeria Your kid deserve a treat and thinking of a place to make a lasting effect on them? Easy, walk into the amusement center Tickle Bay offers and watch them unleash all that energy while you enjoy a drink at the cafe. Security/Safety of Tickle Bay This is a very safe location. although it is a safe environment, still ensure to keep your kids in sight. What To Bring Before heading to Tickle Bay, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Your kid(s) Swimming suit(s) Things to do while at Tickle Bay Before heading to Tickle Bay, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Host party events Enjoy the playgrounds Best Features The theme of the place is fun, they even own a game house where you can play video games. This is one place kids will want to go everyday! Most common visitors They open everyday asides Mondays so you're sure to be joined by other families come for amusement and a nice time too. 'Oyinbo, you no bring your pikin com today?" - One of the bulky guards to me

Category: Play ground

Tags: Sightseeing, Relaxation, Play, Give charity, Exercises

One 77 Lagos

ABOUT One 77  restaurant is a cosy and expensive exhilarating restaurant located in Lekki, one of the most developed and lavish places in Lagos State, Nigeria. Established in 2012, the restaurant is one of the spectacular ones in Lagos. Its serenity and halcyon atmosphere make it a preferred site for any outing that involves lunch, breakfast, brunch or dinner. At the One 77 restaurant you get to enjoy tasty and rich delicacies made with the best recipes. Also, One 77 restaurant is a great location for a date in Lagos because of its cool and lively atmosphere. You can also relax and enjoy the soft beat of music playing in the background while enjoying the beautiful view the restaurant provides. Enjoy the view of the sunset with fellow diners here. Looking for a great location for a private hangout, business date or romantic date? One 77 is a hot pick! SERVICES  One 77 restaurant is famed for its great recipes and high-quality customer service. A variety of lovely delicacies are prepared by some of the best chefs in Lagos State. On the inside, the restaurant is quite paronamic and there are enough sits and spacing to afford customers some privacy while eating. Hence, you need not worry about sharing your seat with strangers when dining at this restaurant. However, if you do no want to consume your preferred meal in the restaurant premises, you can request for a take away pack for a small fee. You are sure to enjoy the best culinary servivces at the lovely One 77 restaurant. This exquisite restaurant  features a sophisticated bar where you grab a few drinks while chit chatting with friends or having a quiet time. Drinks of different sorts are sold at the bar which allows you to pick any type of drink that fits your budget and preference. The restaurant also features a lounge. BEST FEATURES - Serene and Halcyon atmosphere for a romantic date - Lively and Classy ambience - Tasty food made with the great recipes - Open-air seating - Bar and Lounge - Beautiful view that helps you relax and just have a great time WHO CAN VISIT Funlovers, families, groups, tourists,visitors, and everyone who seeks an amazing few hours to just relax and have fun, are welcome at the restaurant. BEST TIME TO VISIT Every time of the week is the best time to visit the One 77 restaurant. It is open from Tuesday - Sunday from 10 am to 10 pm every week. SAFETY One 77 is situated in a very safe location. To further secure the restaurant, security official are positioned at the entrance and exit of the restaurant building.

Category: Restaurant

Tags: Use wifi, Relaxation, Meet friends, Eat, Drinks

Cakes and Cream

History of Cakes and Cream Cakes and Cream was built. It is notable as a place to get sweet tasting cakes and sweets. Cakes and cream with its variety of sweets, candy and cakes is the perfect place to take your sweet tooth for a field day. Security/Safety of Cakes and Cream This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Cakes and Cream, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Cash. Things to do while at Cakes and Cream Before heading to Cakes and Cream, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Taste a variety of cakes on offer. Feast your eyes. Best Features It is a nice place to enjoy a wide range of sweets and cakes. Writer's Review To go and enjoy sweet tasting cakes. Most common visitors Cake lovers, party planners are the people you will find here. Your birthday is not complete without a cake from Cakes and Cream- Dayo, a food blogger.

Category: Restaurant

Tags: Relaxation, Meet friends, Eat, Drinks

LeanHUB Library

History of LeanHUB Library LeanHUB Library was established in 2014to provide access to the necessary infrastructure needed to prepare for personal or career development. Looking for that comfortable and quiet place to study or work? With an added benefit of Wi-Fi and coffee? LeanHub has got you covered. Security/Safety of LeanHUB Library This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to LeanHUB Library, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Entry card Things to do while at LeanHUB Library Before heading to LeanHUB Library, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Study or work in the serene rooms Make presentations or tutorials in the lecture/training rooms Best Features It is an ideal place for optimal productivity of students and professionals alike. Writer's Review The library features free internet access, uninterrupted power supply, a relaxation lounge fitted with soft music, a free coffee lounge, some relaxation games, the right reading ambiance and infrastructure, all coupled with an excellent customer service and printing. You can register and get to use the library free for 120 minutes or become a full member and enjoy the benefits of full membership. "This is really nice!" - Sekinah Bint Shuaib "It is awesome" - 'Karo Ossai

Category: Library

Tags: Use wifi, Read, Learns

Cream Slices

History of Cream Slices Cream Slices was built. It is notable as a place to enjoy deliciously tasting cakes and sweets. Cream slices provides the best cakes and confectionaries for your various events ranging from birthdays to weddings to graduation. Everyone is welcome to enjoy a slice. Security/Safety of Cream Slices This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Cream Slices, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Cash. A good camera phone to capture the moment. Things to do while at Cream Slices Before heading to Cream Slices, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Grab a slice or two. Feast your eyes. Enjoy a date. Best Features It offers a variety of tongue exciting delicacies. Writer's Review To go and enjoy a date, relax or simply treat yourself. Most common visitors Caterers, Event planners are the common people here. Cream slices is really a slice of heaven- Tobi, a customer.

Category: Restaurant

Tags: Relaxation, Meet friends, Eat, Drinks