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Commuters board yellow painted mini buses, popularly called Danfo, parked at the Ojodu-Berger bus station in Lagos, Nigeria's commercial capital, on October 19, 2022. - With the UN forecasting the world will soon hit 8 billion people, Lagos and other African cities are bracing for fast-paced growth that will make them among the globe's new megacities. Already Africa's most populated city with around 20 million, Lagos already strains from heaving traffic and poor services that barely cater to an urban sprawl where wealthy waterside enclaves neighbour cluttered poorer districts. (Photo by PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP)

Commercial bus drivers protest activities of touts on Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway

Some commercial bus drivers plying the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway on Wednesday embarked on a protest over alleged extortion by touts, known as ‘Agbero’ at Toll-Gate area of the express. [ad] Some of the
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Bola Tinubu of the All Progressives' Congress (APC), addresses the APC leadership meeting in Abuja February 17, 2015. Nigerian opposition presidential candidate general Muhammadu Buhari called for calm in the country and cautioned against any violence following postponement of elections. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde (NIGERIA - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS)

Agbero, Area Boys, hoodlums and Bola Tinubu

Now that the dust has settled over the primaries of the All-Progressive Congress and Bola Ahmed Tinubu has emerged as the flagbearer, the focus of the opposition has shifted to other issues,
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