HOME TheInfoList.com
Providing Lists of Related Topics to Help You Find Great Stuff
[::MainTopicLength::#1500] [::ListTopicLength::#1000] [::ListLength::#15] [::ListAdRepeat::#3]

picture info

Conurbation
A CONURBATION is a region comprising a number of cities, large towns, and other urban areas that, through population growth and physical expansion, have merged to form one continuous urban or industrially developed area. In most cases, a conurbation is a polycentric urbanised area, in which transportation has developed to link areas to create a single urban labour market or travel to work area . The term "conurbation" was coined in 1915 by Patrick Geddes in his book Cities In Evolution
[...More...]

"Conurbation" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Mushin, Lagos
MUSHIN is a Local Government Area in Lagos
Lagos
. It is located 10 km north of the city core, adjacent to the main road to Ikeja , and is largely a congested residential area with inadequate sanitation and low-quality housing. It had 633,009 inhabitants at the 2006 Census. CONTENTS * 1 Infrastructure and demographics * 2 Boundary * 3 References * 4 External links INFRASTRUCTURE AND DEMOGRAPHICSAfter the 1960 independence from Great Britain, there was large migrations to the suburban areas. This led to intensive overcrowding. As a result, poor sanitation and inadequate housing lead to poor living conditions. However, since the rise of industrialization in Nigeria, Mushin has become one of the largest beneficiaries of the industrial expansion
[...More...]

"Mushin, Lagos" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Kosofe
KOSOFE is a Local Government Area of Lagos
Lagos
State , Nigeria
Nigeria
. Its headquarters are in the town of Kosofe. It has an area of 81 km² and a population of 665,393 at the 2006 census. The postal code of the area is 100. One of the major settlements in Kosofe
Kosofe
is Ikosi . REFERENCES * ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on 2012-11-26. Retrieved 2009-10-20
[...More...]

"Kosofe" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Oshodi-Isolo
OSHODI-ISOLO is a Local Government Area (LGA) within Lagos
Lagos
State . It was formed by the second republic Governor of Lagos
Lagos
State, Alhaji Lateef Kayode Jakande, also known as 'Baba Kekere' and the first Executive Chairman of the Local Government was late Sir Isaac Ademolu Banjoko. The LGA is part of the Ikeja
Ikeja
Division of Lagos
Lagos
State , Nigeria
Nigeria
. At the 2006 Census it had a population of 621,509 people, and an area of 45 square kilometers. Hon. Idris Bolaji Muse Ariyoh, has been re-elected for a second term into office July 25th 2017, as the Executive Chairman. Two State House of Assembly, Hon. Shokunle Hakeem Oshodi/Isolo I APC And Hon. Emeka Odimogu Oshodi/Isolo II APC Hon
[...More...]

"Oshodi-Isolo" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Johannesburg
JOHANNESBURG (/dʒoʊˈhænᵻsbɜːrɡ/ ; Afrikaans: ; also known as JOZI, JOBURG and EGOLI) is the largest city in South Africa
South Africa
and is one of the 50 largest urban areas in the world . It is the provincial largest city in Gauteng
Gauteng
, which is the wealthiest province in South Africa. While Johannesburg
Johannesburg
is not one of South Africa\'s three capital cities , it is the seat of the Constitutional Court . The city is located in the mineral-rich Witwatersrand range of hills and is the centre of large-scale gold and diamond trade. In 2011, the population of the city of Johannesburg
Johannesburg
was 4,434,827, making it the largest city in South Africa. In the same year, the population of Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area was 7,860,781
[...More...]

"Johannesburg" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Ifako-Ijaiye
IFAKO-IJAIYE is a city and local government area in Lagos, Nigeria
Nigeria
. It has a land area of 43 square kilometres (17 sq mi) and had a population of 427,878 people in 2006. The current chairman is Babatunde I.Q. Rajh-Label (a.k.a. BIQ). CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Transport * 3 Management * 4 Sole Administrator\'s Activities So Far * 5 External links HISTORYThe Ifako-Ijaiye
Ifako-Ijaiye
Local Government was created along with 183 other local governments on October 1, 1996 by General Sani Abacha , the then military head of state. It was carved out of Agege Local Government, with headquarters in Ifako. The 1991 census found the majority of inhabitants to be Yoruba . Ifako-Ijaiye
Ifako-Ijaiye
Local Government is a border suburb town as it shares border with Ogun State
[...More...]

"Ifako-Ijaiye" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Alimosho
ALIMOSHO is a Local Government Area in the Ikeja
Ikeja
Division , Lagos State , Nigeria
Nigeria
It is the largest local government in Lagos, with 1,288,714 inhabitants, according to the official 2006 Census (however, the Lagos State
Lagos State
Government disputes the official Census figures and claims a population within the LGA of more than 2 million residents). It has now been subdivided between several Local Community Development Areas (LCDA). The LCDA structure kicked off after the administration of Bola Ilori who was the last chairman of the old single Alimosho Local Government. The six sub-divisions created out of the old Alimosho
Alimosho
are Agbado/Oke-odo LCDA,Ayobo/Ipaja LCDA, Alimosho
Alimosho
LG, Egbe/Idimu LCDA, Ikotun/Igando LCDA and Mosan Okunola LCDA. The LGA contains the urban area of Egbeda/Akowonjo
[...More...]

"Alimosho" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Plaines Wilhems
PLAINES WILHEMS is a district of Mauritius
Mauritius
. It is the most populous district, with its population estimated at 368,621 as of 31 December 2015 . The district is mainly urban; it consists of four towns, the village of Midlands and part of two other villages. The Plaines Wilhems district does not have a District Council; it has four Municipal Town Councils. The towns are Beau-Bassin Rose-Hill , Curepipe , Quatre Bornes and Vacoas-Phoenix . The villages are Midlands , Cascavelle (East - West in Rivière Noire district ) and Moka (West- East in Moka district ). The district was named after Wilhem Leicknig. Of Prussian
Prussian
origin, he settled on the island of Mauritius, then known as Isle de France , in 1721. EDUCATION THIS SECTION NEEDS EXPANSION. You can help by adding to it
[...More...]

"Plaines Wilhems" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Ikeja
IKEJA is the state capital of Lagos State
Lagos State
. Prior to the emergence of military rule in the early 1980s, Ikeja
Ikeja
was a well planned, clean and quiet residential and commercial town with shopping malls, pharmacies and government reservation areas. The Murtala Mohammed International Airport is located in Ikeja. Ikeja
Ikeja
is also home to the Femi Kuti 's Africa Shrine and Lagbaja 's Motherlan', both live music venues. It now boasts a shopping mall, Ikeja City Mall , which is the largest mall in the Mainland of Lagos State
Lagos State
and also has a cinema. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Government and infrastructure * 3 Economy * 4 Communities * 5 Computer Village * 6 See also * 7 References HISTORY THIS SECTION IS EMPTY. You can help by adding to it
[...More...]

"Ikeja" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Ojo, Lagos State
OJO is a Local Government Area and town in Lagos State
Lagos State
, Nigeria. Lagos State
Lagos State
University is located there. Location of Ojo in Lagos Metropolitan Area REFERENCES * ^ "NigeriaCongress.org". Retrieved 2007-04-08
[...More...]

"Ojo, Lagos State" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Agege
AGEGE is a suburb and local government area in the Ikeja
Ikeja
Division of Lagos State
Lagos State
, Nigeria
Nigeria
. CONTENTS * 1 Area * 2 Economy * 3 History * 4 Education * 5 See also * 6 References * 7 External links AREAThe boundary of Agege
Agege
from the Northern part of Lagos
Lagos
stretches from Dopemu road through Anu-oluwapo street to olukosi down Fagbola through Osobu street to Orile road down to Old Agege
Agege
Motor Road opposite Nitel. From the Southern part of Lagos
Lagos
it stretches from Ashade retail market to Akilo street. From the Eastern part of Lagos
Lagos
it stretches from Oba ogunji road up to the by-pass to Agege
Agege
Motor road by Nitel office
[...More...]

"Agege" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality
The CITY OF EKURHULENI METROPOLITAN MUNICIPALITY is a metropolitan municipality that forms the local government of the East Rand region of Gauteng
Gauteng
, South Africa
South Africa
. The name Ekurhuleni means place of peace in XiTsonga . Ekurhuleni is one of the five districts of Gauteng province and one of the eight metropolitan municipalities of South Africa. The seat of Ekurhuleni is Germiston
Germiston
. The largest language group among its 3.17 million people is IsiZulu (2001 Census
Census
)
[...More...]

"Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

City Of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality
Tshwane sign, with the former logo depicting the Union Buildings in Pretoria, with slogan "We are the same" (photo 2005) The CITY OF TSHWANE METROPOLITAN MUNICIPALITY /ˈtswɑːnɛ/ ( listen ) (also known as the CITY OF TSHWANE) is the metropolitan municipality that forms the local government of northern Gauteng Province , South Africa
South Africa
. The Metropolitan area is centred on the city of Pretoria
Pretoria
with surrounding towns and localities included into the local government area
[...More...]

"City Of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Yangtze River Delta
The YANGTZE RIVER DELTA, YANGTZE DELTA or YRD, also called YANGZI JIANG DELTA, CHANGJIANG DELTA, RIVER CHANG DELTA, LAKE TAI REGION or the GOLDEN TRIANGLE OF THE YANGTZE, generally comprises the triangle-shaped territory of Wu -speaking Shanghai
Shanghai
, southern Jiangsu province and northern Zhejiang
Zhejiang
province of China
China
. The area lies at the heart of the region traditionally called Jiangnan
Jiangnan
(literally, "south of the Yangtze River
Yangtze River
"). The Yangtze River
Yangtze River
drains into the East China
China
Sea . The urban build-up in the area has given rise to what may be the largest concentration of adjacent metropolitan areas in the world. It covers an area of 99,600 square kilometres (38,500 sq mi) and is home to over 115 million people as of 2013, of which an estimated 83 million is urban
[...More...]

"Yangtze River Delta" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Shanghai
SHANGHAI (Chinese : 上海; Mandarin: ( listen ); Wu pronunciation ) is one of the four direct-controlled municipalities of China
China
and the most populous city in the world, with a population of more than 24 million as of 2017 . It is a global financial centre and transport hub, with the world\'s busiest container port . Located in the Yangtze River Delta
Yangtze River Delta
, it sits on the south edge of the estuary of the Yangtze
Yangtze
in the middle portion of the East China
China
coast. The municipality borders the provinces of Jiangsu
Jiangsu
and Zhejiang
Zhejiang
to the north, south and west, and is bounded to the east by the East China Sea
[...More...]

"Shanghai" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo
.