Akowonjo
in Agege of Lagos State, Nigeria

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
6.610 and 3.310 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 6° 36' 36" and E 3° 18' 34"
Currency and Currency Code:
Naira - NGN
Spoken languages:
English, Hausa, Yoruba, Igbo, Fulah
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:26 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:47 am and 6:32 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Atafu Village
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Nigeria in Western Africa

Safety Score: 3,1 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Nigeria.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Nigeria. Last Update: 2019-12-10 07:21:24

Delve into Akowonjo

Akowonjo in Agege (Lagos State) is located in Nigeria about 333 mi (or 535 km) south-west of Abuja, the country's capital town.

Current time in Akowonjo is now 06:26 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Akowonjo, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Nigeria is Murtala Muhammed International Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 4 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Royal Palaces of Abomey in Benin at a distance of 99 mi (or 160 km). The closest in Nigeria is Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove in a distance of 116 mi (or 160 km), North-West. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Agege, Ikeja, Ifako, Oshodi and Ikotun. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 90 °F

Morning Temperature 32°C / 90 °F
Evening Temperature 32°C / 89 °F
Night Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 1007 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 11th of December 2019

28°C (82 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 12th of December 2019

28°C (82 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Friday, 13th of December 2019

28°C (83 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Sheraton Lagos Hotel

Address
3,9 mi
30 MOBOLAJI BANK ANTHONY WAY PO BOX 21189 AIRPORT RD IKEJA
NONE Lagos
Nigeria

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Sojourner By Genesis

Address
3,5 mi
16 Oba Akinjobi St
Ikeja
Nigeria

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Legend Hotel Lagos Airport - a Curio Collection by Hilton

Address
2,7 mi
Lagos International Airport
23401 Lagos
Nigeria

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


WESTOWN HOTEL

Address
4,0 mi
7 SHERATON OPEBI LINK ROAD IKEJA LAGOS
23401 Lagos
Nigeria

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Radisson Blu Hotel Lagos Ikeja

Address
4,0 mi
Isacc John St.
100271 Ikeja
Nigeria

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


BEST WESTERN STARFIRE

Address
3,4 mi
128 JOEL OGUNNAIKE STREET GRA IKEJA
0 Lagos
Nigeria

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


ibis Lagos Airport

Address
4,5 mi
Murtala Mohamed Intl Airport Road AJAO ESTATE
0 LAGOS
Nigeria

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Jeromes Garden & Suites

Address
4,0 mi
Oroleye Crescent,Opebi,Ikeja 29
550104 Lagos
Nigeria

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


MarbleBrand Hotel

Address
2,5 mi
Oritshe street,Ikeja 35
550104 Lagos
Nigeria

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Posh Apartments

Address
3,8 mi
303 b, Omotunde Akinsola Crescent, Omole Ph 1
100213 Lagos
Nigeria

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 19:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 20:00


Videos from this area

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FrieslandCampina WAMCO 100 days of work without a Lost Time Accident

Published: April 18, 2013
Length: 54:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Teylinger01

FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria PLC, through its Safety, Health & Environment Section, recorded 100 days of work without an LTA (Lost Time Accident). According to the SHE Manager, Mr. Olumuyi.


Air France Airbus A330 Landing in Lagos from Paris CDG (Night Finals) AF3046 Air France to Lagos

Published: November 22, 2012
Length: 26:27 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Malinda Rajapakse

Air France Airbus A330 AF3046 on finals to Lagos, Murtala Muhammed International Airport from Paris CDG. Late evening approach over busy Agega & Ikeja. Flight: Paris CDG to Lagos AF3046 ...


3VLC ACCA F5 Variance Analysis

Published: July 12, 2012
Length: 07:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: 3V Learning Centre

ACCA F5 Video Lecture on Variance Analysis @ 3V Learning Centre, LGS, work yard road, off oba akinjobi street, behind Arch bishop vining church, GRA, ikeja for more info visit www.3vlearningcentre.


3VLC ACCA F5 Performance Pyramid

Published: July 14, 2012
Length: 32:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: 3V Learning Centre

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3VLC ACCA F1 Introduction

Published: August 18, 2012
Length: 25:44 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: 3V Learning Centre

An introduction into ACCA Paper F1 Accountant in Business presented @ 3V Learning Centre, LGS, work yard road, off oba akinjobi street, behind Arch bishop vining church, GRA, ikeja for more...


Murtala Muhammed Airport Schools Inter-House Competition 2013

Published: February 21, 2013
Length: 40:04 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: boluwaj1

Murtala Muhammed Airport Schools, an international schools located in the heart-beat of Ikeja, strabag busstop opposite MMA2 did her inter-house competition yesterday 20th Feb, 2013.


Audio Engineering Production for Atunda

Published: November 02, 2014
Length: 50:47 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Charley Nwokoye

Audio engineering production for Atunda Entertainment @ Ikeja, Lagos.


Landing at Lagos (LOS) Nigeria - RWY18R (Cockpit View)

Published: July 02, 2013
Length: 53:08 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: AeroWordpicturesHD

By AeroWorldpictures HD Team (HMI) - Landing - Lagos, Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA/LOS) Nigeria - RWY18R - A330-200 - Cockpit View - Camera Gopro HD 3.


ALLEN ROUNDABOUT

Published: August 10, 2013
Length: 13:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: SeyiBodyLawson

It's amazing how beautiful places you go through every day are, especially when they are filmed. I live in Lagos the commercial capital of Nigeria....noted for it's terrible traffic. How else...


London Prophetic Release Conference Jingle

Published: March 27, 2014
Length: 38:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Prophetic Release

Revival is Now! If there is any time that the church needs to wake up from its slumber, it is now. God is prepared to change our world. We just need to create the room for Him to do so!


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Ikeja

Ikeja is an outer-ring suburb of the city of Lagos and capital of Lagos State. It is also one of Nigeria's 774 Local Government Areas (LGAs). The Murtala Mohammed International Airport is located there. Prior to the emergence of military rule in the early 1980s, Ikeja was a well planned, clean and quiet residential environment with shopping malls, pharmacies and government reservation areas. Ikeja is also home to the Femi Kuti's Africa Shrine and Lagbaja's Motherlan', both live music venues.

Located at 6.58333, 3.33333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nigerian state capitals, Local Government Areas in Lagos State, Populated places in Lagos State

Murtala Muhammed International Airport

Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) is an international airport located in Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria, and is the major airport serving the city of Lagos, southwestern Nigeria and the entire nation.

Located at 6.57722, 3.32111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Nigeria, Lagos, Lagos State, USAAF Air Transport Command Airfields - Central and South Africa, Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces

Agege

Agege is a suburb and local government area in the Ikeja Division of Lagos State, Nigeria. On 3 June 2012, Dana Air Flight 992 crashed into residential buildings in Agege while attempting to land at Murtala Muhammed International Airport, killing all 153 people on board and 10 other people on the ground.

Located at 6.62194, 3.32583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Slums in Africa, Neighborhoods of Lagos, Local Government Areas in Lagos State, Populated places in Lagos State

Dana Air Flight 992

Dana Air Flight 992 was a McDonnell Douglas MD-83 aircraft making a scheduled commercial passenger flight from Abuja to Lagos, Nigeria. On Sunday, 3 June 2012, the aircraft crashed into a furniture works and printing press building in the Iju-Ishaga neighbourhood of Lagos.

Located at 6.57722, 3.32111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2012 in Nigeria, Aviation accidents and incidents in 2012, Aviation accidents and incidents in Nigeria, Airliner accidents and incidents caused by engine failure, Accidents and incidents involving the McDonnell Douglas MD-83, Lagos

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Akowonjo