Majority of the residents in Akoka are students. Akoka is an area in Yaba Local Council Development Area, it is home to the University of Lagos main campus, which was established in 1962 and the Federal College of Education, Lagos, due to this, there are high numbers of students living within the vicinity of Akoka.
Dining and Shopping
Chicken Republic is a fantastic place to dine and relax in Akoka, it is one of the most popular eateries in the area.
A few other restaurants around Akoka are Royal Foods and Shawarma, Delights, 19Ninety Shawarma and many more. there are a lot shopping complex in Akoka, Cits shopping complex Is one of the popular ones, and if you are looking for a great place to relax, have fun and shop, E-center at Yaba is another great place to go.
Best Hotels to stay in Akoka
Zest Hotel is a beautiful hotel in Akoka, it is situated along Saint Finbars Road in Akoka, the hotel is a 4 star hotel and it is just a 20minutes drive to Ozone Cinemas. Lagoon Hotel and Suites is another beautiful hotel in Akoka, it has an on-site restaurants that severs Nigerian Cuisines for breakfast. It is just a 5minutes drive to the University of Lagos and 15 minutes to Ozone cinemas. You can book for any of these hotels online here at Travel.jumia.com.