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Research Paper | Environmental Science | Nigeria | Volume 3 Issue 8, August 2014

Historical Perspective of Urbanization and Urban Planning of Lagos, Nigeria

Onuwa Okwuashi, Beulah Ofem

This paper presents historical perspectives of urban development and planning legislations in Lagos, Nigeria. In the aspect of urbanization: political influence, population growth, socioeconomics and infrastructure are examined. While in the aspect of urban planning: pre-independence and post-independence regulations are reviewed.

Keywords: urbanization, urban planning, government, Nigeria, Lagos

Edition: Volume 3 Issue 8, August 2014

Pages: 1994 - 1998


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Onuwa Okwuashi, Beulah Ofem, "Historical Perspective of Urbanization and Urban Planning of Lagos, Nigeria", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=2015543, Volume 3 Issue 8, August 2014, 1994 - 1998

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