Three Apps to Make Your Time in Lagos Cheaper, Faster and Better

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With the last travel post, we hope you’re close to booking your flight to Lagos. Now you’ll need some apps to help you navigate the city. Check out these three apps that can make your life easier on your visit to Las Gidi.


Before you get to Lagos you’ll need a place to stay. Airbnb has transformed the way we book accommodations. The service allows dwellers to rent rooms in their homes. In turn, renters can often get a cheap place to stay.




Easy Taxi Nigeria

Get a cab wherever you are by downloading this app. Easy Taxi lets you book a licensed taxi quickly.

Easy Taxi Nigeria


If you’re hungry in a SMW Lagos session and don’t want to miss anything, you can have food delivered to you. Hellofood lets you order from a myriad of restaurants. Simply plug in your city and area, then order. You pay when your meal arrives.


We know there are more apps that make visiting Lagos easier. What apps do you use? Let us know.

The theme for Social Media Week Lagos 2015 is Upwardly Mobile: The Rise of a Connected Africa. If you have any questions about traveling to the conference, please contact yours truly at I hope to see you in Lagos.



Roxanne L. Scott

Reporter, The Who's World Media Project


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