Ijero
in Apapa of Lagos State, Nigeria

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
6.482 and 3.380 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 6° 28' 54" and E 3° 22' 49"
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: 01:43 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:32 am and 6:29 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Atafu Village
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Nigeria in Western Africa

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Nigeria.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Nigeria. Last Update: 2019-10-20 07:22:34

Explore Ijero

Ijero in Apapa (Lagos State) is a city in Nigeria about 333 mi (or 536 km) south-west of Abuja, the country's capital.

Local time in Ijero is now 01:43 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Ijero, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Nigeria is Murtala Muhammed International Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 12 km), North-West. 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 Historic Town of Grand-Bassam in Ivory coast at a distance of 92 mi (or 148 km). The closest in Nigeria is Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove in a distance of 119 mi (or 148 km), South. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ebute-Metta, Surulere, Lagos, Apapa and Mushin. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 76%
Air Pressure 1010.8 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 97% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 21st of October 2019

30°C (86 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 22nd of October 2019

27°C (81 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Wednesday, 23rd of October 2019

30°C (86 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Clear Essence California Spa & Wellness Resort

Address
5,0 mi
13 Alexander Road Ikoyi
Lagos
Nigeria

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 02:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


The Blowfish Hotel

Address
3,8 mi
17 Oju Olobun Street Victoria Island
0 Lagos
Nigeria

Time Information

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


Radisson Blu Anchorage

Address
4,0 mi
Ozumba Mbadiwe Road; Victoria Island 1a
101241 Lagos
Nigeria

Time Information

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


Eko Hotels and Suites

Address
5,1 mi
ADETOKUNBO ADEMOLA STREET
12724 Lagos
Nigeria

Time Information

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


S&S Hotels & Suites

Address
5,2 mi
Muri Okunola Street,Off Etim Iyang,Victoria Island 239
550104 Lagos
Nigeria

Time Information

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


BEST WESTERN THE ISLAND HOTEL

Address
4,3 mi
PLOT 1228 AHMADU BELLO WAY
000234 Lagos
Nigeria

Time Information

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


SOUTHERN SUN IKOYI

Address
4,3 mi
47 ALFRED REWANE ROAD GPO BOX 895, MARINA LAGOS
0000 Lagos
Nigeria

Time Information

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


Four Points by Sheraton Lagos

Address
5,5 mi
Plot 9/10 Block 2 Oniru Chieftaincy Estate P. O Box 53197 Ikoyi
00000 Lagos
Nigeria

Time Information

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


Hotel Bon Voyage Lagos CONNECT

Address
5,2 mi
57A AJ MARINHO DRIVE VICTORIA ISLAND
73459 LAGOS
Nigeria

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Moorhouse Ikoyi Lagos - MGallery by Sofitel

Address
3,7 mi
1 Bankole Oki Street Ikoyi Lagos Nigeria
101233 LAGOS
Nigeria

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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Lagos Street Food: Akara ati Puff Puff

Published: August 22, 2012
Length: 11:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: AJCiti

hot and fresh akara, buns, and puff puff from Charley Boy bus stop in Gbagada Lagos Nigeria.


Spy Watch with IR (infra red) night vision camea. Sales in Lagos, NIgeria

Published: October 29, 2012
Length: 01:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Amebo Gadgets

Spy watch with IR night vision camera is ideal for both day time and night time recording. This easy to use spy watch camera is a fully functional watch with a perfect disguised camera and...


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Published: July 17, 2012
Length: 41:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: yinusa akeem

Opeshe John Ade football video clip.


Intelligent Lifejacket Demonstration (Lagos, Nigeria) July, 2012

Published: October 12, 2012
Length: 07:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MobilarmLtd

Demonstration of Mobilarm's Marine Survivor Locating Device (MSLD) the Crewsafe V100 at the Oil & Gas Industry Launch, hosted by Blisston Nigeria Limited.


eco j-hub awards and press conference at Goethe Institute Nigeria

Published: April 10, 2012
Length: 53:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jan Tretschok

eco j-hub 2012 in Lagos. Five days of journalistic collaboration, training, investigation, gaming, knowledge-sharing and information gathering in Lagos, Nigeria.


Smids Animation Studios

Published: October 27, 2014
Length: 37:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Smids Animation

Here are works by our newly trained staff who have been here for only 4 months. Smids Animation Studios Limited is a Lagos based design studio into computer animation, motion graphics and...


419Positive Voices | Jimi Solanke

Published: May 23, 2010
Length: 38:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: 419Positive

What comes to mind when you hear the words Nigerian or Nigeria? What if we choose to focus on the positive? The 419Positive Project is an umbrella for a series of nonprofit arts, media and...


Launching the Hann 40 Peacemaker Nigeria Style

Published: December 19, 2012
Length: 05:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Fred Hann

Hann Powerboats and the local crew launch the Hann 40 Peacemaker for her Maiden Voyage in Lagos, Nigeria. November 2012.


OY YAWNING.AVI

Published: January 21, 2011
Length: 43:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: firstlookimages

Female fetus yawning at 28 weeks and lamenting; "It's a hard road to travel !! Oh God, for how long will I be entrapped here ? "


walsdy drums freestyle

Published: November 02, 2012
Length: 12:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Wale Walsdy

Follow me on http://www.facebook.com/walsdy ,https://twitter.com/Walsdie http://waleogunjobi.blogspot.com/ http://www.skillpages.com/compere/lagos-nigeria/wale.walsdy#


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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.

Ebute Metta

Ebute Metta is a suburb of Lagos, Nigeria. Ebute Metta is a Yoruba word for a place known as three shores. Ebute means shore and Meta means three. This part of Lagos is mainly residential, and crowdy.

Located at 6.47222, 3.38056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Lagos State

Third Mainland Bridge

The Third Mainland Bridge is the longest of three bridges connecting Lagos Island, Lagos, Nigeria to the mainland, the other two being the Eko and Carter bridges. It is the longest bridge in Africa. The bridge starts from Oworonshoki which is linked to the Apapa-Oshodi express way and Lagos-Ibadan express way, and ends at the Adeniji Adele Interchange on Lagos Island. There is also a link midway through the bridge that leads to the Herbert Macaulay Way, Yaba.

Located at 6.5, 3.40139 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges in Nigeria, Bridges completed in 1990

Eko Bridge

Eko Bridge is the shortest of three bridges connecting Lagos Island, Lagos, Nigeria to the mainland, the other two being the Third Mainland and Carter bridges. The bridge starts from Ijora on the mainland and ends at the Apongbon area of Lagos Island. The lagoon section of the bridge spans a distance of 430 metres. The bridge and its landward extension of 1350 metres were constructed in phases between 1965 and 1975.

Located at 6.465, 3.38139 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges in Nigeria, Buildings and structures in Lagos, Bridges completed in 1975

2006 Lagos building collapses

Due to generally poor construction standards in Lagos, Nigeria building collapses are a fairly common occurrence. In 2006, up to 3 building collapses were reported. Building collapses in Lagos kill dozens yearly because of poor building and construction standards as well as poor materials.

Located at 6.453, 3.395 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Disasters in Nigeria, 2006 disasters, 2006 in Nigeria, Collapsed buildings

Teslim Balogun Stadium

Teslim Balogun Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Lagos, Nigeria. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as a home ground of First Bank F.C.. The stadium holds 24,325 people and sits adjacent to the Lagos National Stadium. It is named after former professional footballer Teslim Balogun. By the time the stadium was completed in 2007, it took 23 years to build and cost over N1.3 billion.

Located at 6.49944, 3.36083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Nigeria, Sport in Lagos, Sports venues completed in 2007

Olowogbowo

Olowogbowo is an area in the west of Lagos Island in Lagos, Nigeria, also known as Apongbon. The area is in the central business district. The community was founded after 1851, when freed Yoruba captives and their descendants who had been set ashore in Sierra Leone returned in successive waves to Lagos, and were granted land to settle in the Olowogbowo and Breadfruit areas of the island.

Located at 6.45833, 3.38333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Lagos State, Populated coastal places in Nigeria

Iddo Island

Iddo Island was an island opposite Lagos Island in Nigeria, but due to infill is now part of the mainland. Iddo Island is connected to Lagos Island by the Eko Bridge and the Carter Bridge. Lagos was founded by the Bini in the sixteenth century on the site of an earlier Yoruba settlement, and was known as Eko. The rulers of Lagos since then have all descended from the Benin warrior Ashipa who was the first king of the town, although the aristocracy are Yoruba.

Located at 6.46889, 3.38028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Nigeria, Populated places in Lagos State

Timeline of Lagos history

The following is a timeline of the history of Lagos, Nigeria.

Located at 6.45306, 3.39583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Nigeria, City timelines, Lagos

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23 Oct
2019

VEDIC MATHEMATICS WORKSHOP
Starting at: 09:00 am (09:00).
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Lover's Night
Starting at: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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24 Oct
2019

Afriexporter International Expo
Starting at: 01:00 am (01:00).
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25 Oct
2019

Lover's -Variety Night
Starting at: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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26 Oct
2019

YabaSalon
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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How To Sell From Your Bedroom (Digital Marketing)
Starting at: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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28 Oct
2019

International Humanitarian Conference 2019
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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06 Nov
2019

West Africa Automotive Show
Starting at: 01:00 am (01:00).
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16 Nov
2019

OLA 89 Reunion Anniversary Dinner
Starting at: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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22 Nov
2019

Lagos Digital Summit, 2019
Starting at: 10:00 am (10:00).
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23 Nov
2019

DIAMOND IN THE SKY 2019
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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30 Nov
2019

Professional Diploma In Social Media Marketing - Facebook, Twitter, Instagram Sales & Multi-Channel Marketing - N20,000
Starting at: 10:00 am (10:00).
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3rd Edition - 100 YOUNG CEOs Forum
Starting at: 11:00 am (11:00).
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03 Dec
2019

SME International Week & Trade Fair, Lagos 2019
Starting at: 10:00 am (10:00).
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10 Dec
2019

Codefest Kids Expo
Starting at: 10:00 am (10:00).
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