What To Look Out For When Buying A Refurbished Laptop In Lagos

With the state of the Nigerian economy, the cost of almost everything has increased. Sadly, this increase in price has not affected our desire and need for electronics like laptops. These days, a brand new laptop costs almost an arm and a leg. How then do you purchase a good quality laptop without blowing all your savings? Refurbished laptops! Refurbished laptops have been in the market even before the recent economic recession. They are more affordable and sometimes more durable. If you know what to look out for, you can get one that is almost in brand new condition. How then do you make sure you get a great bargain with your refurbished laptop? Check out these tips! Make sure you KNOW what Refurbished means No, we’re not talking about the dictionary definition. Do you ...

6 Design Ideas for Lagos Apartments

Everybody loves Lagos (well, almost everybody). It’s a beautiful and exciting city. We also know that living in Lagos tends to get stressful. The high energy and chaos of everyday Lagos life can be demanding. After a long day, you will need time to relax and recharge in your own cosy place. However, getting an apartment itself can be a hassle. We even wrote an article about the hidden cost of an apartment in Lagos. When you do get an apartment, it needs to be a safe haven. It is only right that it is perfectly designed to suit your taste. Here are some design ideas perfect for your Lagos apartment. Find Reliable Real Estate Agents near you 1. Space One of the challenges with living in a city like Lagos is ...

Top 5 restaurants in Lagos by Victoria Ogom Okolie

The Influence List is our periodic post where people who have specific knowledge about a place or lifestyle share their top picks from a chosen place or lifestyle. In this edition, we are featuring Victoria Ogom Okolie. She is a molecular geneticist based in Lagos, Nigeria. She shares a list of her top five restaurants in Lagos. Here, her list complete with commentary on each restaurant:   1. The Yellow Chilli This is definitely my go-to place whenever I want to drive out for a local meal. From their fried yam sticks and pepper soup to the seafood okro, everything on the menu bangs for me. Then again maybe it's because they have one close to me so it's easy to head there whenever. 2. L'afric L'afric is another place I always enjoy to ...

Top 5 Universities in Lagos by Ifeanyi Maduka

The Influence List is our periodic post where people who have specific knowledge about a place or lifestyle share their top picks from a chosen place or lifestyle. In this edition, Ifeanyi Maduka, a seasoned blogger on ekoconnect.net, shares his top five universities in Lagos. Here, his list complete with commentary on each university: 1. Pan Atlantic University: PAU has the highest standard of teaching of any of the Universities in Lagos Excellent teacher-student ratio and a high-level faculty of lecturers across departments PAU also engages industry leaders to buttress theoretical classroom teaching and thus delivers a more rounded syllabus to students 2. University of Lagos: UNILAG is bedeviled by the same malaise plaguing larger society ...

Top medical centers in Lagos by Dr. Juliet Offiah [@doctorjulz]

The Influence List is our periodic post where people who have specific knowledge about a place or lifestyle share their top picks from a chosen place or lifestyle. In this edition, award-winning Radio/TV presenter, medical doctor, and public health specialist, Dr. Juliet Offiah (Dr.Julz), shares her top medical centers in Lagos. Here, her list complete with a short commentary on each medical center: 1. St. Nicholas Hospital Multidisciplinary care with high standards. 2. George's Medical Center For fertility treatment and strong empowerment service with their free monthly awareness seminar and comfortable payment plan for fertility treatment. Strong social media presence too. 3. Reddington Hospital Multidisciplinary center of international standards. 4. Caribbean Health and Nutrition Clinic For nutritional care. 5. Gbagada General Hospital Affordability and quality health care. Strong support from Lagos state. __

Top fashion design houses in Lagos by Olaolu [@PERVROCKER]

The Influence List is our periodic post where people who have specific knowledge about a place or lifestyle share their top picks from a chosen place or lifestyle. In this edition, Olaolu (@PERVROCKER on twitter), a musician, fashion buff and deep-dyed Lagosian, shares his top fashion design houses in Lagos. Here, his list complete with commentary on each fashion house: 1. Mai Atafo His suits are very well cut, very Masculine, fashion forward and fresh. His store also has something for everyone as regards affordability. He is, in my opinion, one of the best suit designers in Nigeria.   2. Ouch Well-designed men's clothing affordable and high quality. Very bold and strong colors. 3. Wisemen Apparel High-end quality clothing items. But not so cheap.