Lagos, as is the Centre of Excellence has a rich culture and history that run for centuries. From the reign of Oba Ado to the present day Oba Akinolu, the history of Lagos is a fine and rich one that should be told over and over.
For the sake of history, Lagos, as it is known now, is the development of the then Eko.
Lagos translates to “lakes” in Portuguese, the language of the first European immigrants known to visit the village, which was already populated by the Awori and Bini at the time and was known to them as Oko.
Let’s see how well you know the history of Lagos and how much more you need to learn
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