Saturday, August 31, 2013
Lagos is the 4th Worst City to Live In
According toThe Economist Intelligence Unit's Global Liveability
Ranking, Lagos, Nigeria is fourth (4th) worst city to live in. It was
scored 39.0 out of 100.
For the recent report by the EIU, all cities across the world are
awarded scores depending on lifestyle challenges faced by the people
living there. Each city is scored on its stability, healthcare,
culture and environment, education and infrastructure.
Lagos was rated poorly and awarded the lowest score for stability. The
report also stated of the fast growing African metropolitan city
that"Rapid growth is not always a good thing because Lagos is now a
magnet for two perpetual threats to peace: pirates and Islamist
warriors. Boko Haram have a problem with cities like Lagos and also
lots of weaponry.
Pirates threaten trade and use kidnapping as a methodof funding.
Islamist terrorist groups such as Boko Haram ("Education is
forbidden") want to create their own version of heaven on earth by
destroying cities such as Lagos and imposing strict sharia law. Lagos
has enormous potential but as yet little to show for it – hence its
Here is the full list of the 10 worst cities in world to live in;
3.Moresby, Papua New Guinea
The 10 best cities to live include;
10.Auckland, New Zealand