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    File photo: Flooded Lamoye street, Ijesha, Surulere by citizen Simon Anionwe

    Vanguard invites its numerous readers to be part of our citizen journalism initiative.
    You can send us stories that are happening where you are. This may also include photos and videos of events you consider fascinating enough to be shared around the world.

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    File: A submerged car park at Ogudu

    Day 2: Lagos flood in pictures, by citizen reporters

     By John Abayomi, Deputy Online Editor Life in Lagos, Nigeria’s largest commercial centre is gradually returning to normal after Sunday’s heavy downpour and flooding that has rendered many homeless , property destroyed as death toll rises to 25. Below are  pictures by Lagosians in our citizen report initiative. Submerged park at Ogudu, by Diala-Uka Chike   …flooding at Bariga,
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    Heavy rain floods parts of Lagos

    Lagos witnessed an unusual heavy downpour that started in the early hours of Sunday, causing massive floods in parts of the city.

    According to reports by citizen George Inyang of Amuwo-Odofin, Simon of Ijesha, Surulere and Nelson of Dolphin Estate, most areas in the city were flooded with some houses almost submerged while the roads and drainages are locked down with traffic gridlock on the roads.

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