You think New York is a crazy city? Then you have never been to Lagos. There are certain things that take place in Lagos and can never happen else where in the world, making the city not just one of the busiest but unarguably the craziest in the world.
Now check out these amazing images that prove beyond all reasonable doubt, that Lagos is the craziest city in the world.
Epileptic power supply has for too long plagued Lagos, and this has caused many to buy power generating sets. This development has lead to increase in noise pollution and air pollution in Lagos, factors which health officials say adds to the ration of death rate.
Where else in the world can anyone walk Hyenas and baboons freely with no cause as to the dangers they pose to others.
Except for places in India, Lagos has a very high rate for people hanging on trains and sitting on trains not within the coaches. Crazy still is the fact that traders sell on the rail ways, and it becomes a cat and dog affair whenever a train is to go through.
Only in Lagos can you find such a scene, where a vehicle is stuck in muddy pool of water and passengers have to be backed to safe shore.
Traffic can be a big problem, especially due to the disorganization of the infamous Lagos yellow buses.
Over loaded buses are not a rare sight in Lagos. One fears that such over loading does not cause fatal road mishaps.
Men defecating openly into drainage that seeps into water mains
The Federal Ministry of Water Resources on Friday said no fewer than 33 million people practise open defecation in Nigeria, a large percentage of which takes place in Lagos.
Floods in certain areas of Lagos can be very devastating, with cars getting stuck and houses being over flooded.
There a lot of undisciplined acts that take place in Lagos, but the government has set-up agencies to checkmate them. In the photo, officials of KAI nabs a man for crossing the road.
Like every great city in the world, Lagos has its good and bad sides, some of its major ills are those highlighted above. But besides these ills, Lagos is one place that deserves to be visited.
Are there other crazy stuffs you feel we have left out of this review? Then feel free to share in our comment section and you can be sure that we will factor them in.