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19th Century Conflagrations and the Architectural Landscape of Lagos
(Department of Architecture, 2015-07-01)
The 19th century was a boisterous time for Lagos. Quite momentous were the events that they left a significant change on many aspects of Lagos’ urban character and outlook. This paper looks at city fires and how they ...
Afro-Brazilian Style Of Architecture In Lagos, Nigeria
(Department of Architecture, 2016-07-01)
This paper examines critical issues surrounding the export of Brazilian style of architecture into Nigeria. It identifies and discusses local architectural trends in Lagos and southwestern Nigeria before the arrival of ...
Sustainable Infrastructure Upgrade in Slum Settlements of Lagos, Nigeria
(Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania, 2014-06-01)
Global attention was drawn to the severe and pervasive effects of urban slums when the United Nations included it in the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) a few years ago. Urban slums are areas or neighbourhoods that ...
Typological Analysis of Housing Development in the Lagos Peri-urban Settlements
(Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi, 2017-12-01)
The research examined the typological analysis of housing development in the peri-urban settlements of Lagos State, Nigeria. Case study methodology was adopted using random sampling to select housing developments, under ...