Trivia Crack Answer: Lagos
About Lagos, the most populated city in Africa
Lagos is the most populated city in Africa. Its population is also growing very quickly. It is the second-fastest growing city in Africa. The exact population of Lagos is uncertain, but it is estimated to be at about 21 million residents, easily making it the most populated city in Africa. Lagos experienced a population boom in the 60s and 70s because of an economic upturn. Lagos is primarily a port and an exporter of oil products. Lagos is also large site of movie production, with many Nollywood pictures shot in the city. Lagos has many universities, a large music scene, and is becoming a tourist attraction. Lagos is primarily on the mainland and most of its residents live there, but there are also two islands that are considered part of the city. Lagos was the capital of Nigeria from 1914-1991. Many young people are moving to Lagos because it is a center of economic activity in the country, helping the population growth stay constant. Lagos is currently the fifth most populated city in the world. Its varied and large industries are sure to help it continue to be the most populated city in Africa, especially with the growth of Nollywood and oil production.