Home to Over Half the Population, Nigeria's Cities Continue to Boom - Council on Foreign Relations

Home to Over Half the Population, Nigeria's Cities Continue to Boom  Council on Foreign RelationsAt independence in 1960, Lagos had an estimated population of 763000; today it is about 13 million. Together with Lagos state, the population...

Home to Over Half the Population, Nigeria's Cities Continue to Boom - Council on Foreign Relations
Home to Over Half the Population, Nigeria's Cities Continue to Boom  Council on Foreign Relations

At independence in 1960, Lagos had an estimated population of 763000; today it is about 13 million. Together with Lagos state, the population reaches 21 ...