Amuwo is a district under Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area in the Badagry Division of Lagos state. The famous Festac federal housing estate which was developed in 1977 to provide accommodation for the participants of the second world festival of black arts ‘Festac 77’ is also in the same Local Government area as Amuwo. The Amuwo area is often regarded as Festac extension as they lie close to each other, only divided mainly by a bridge.
From most bus parks in Lagos, you can get a bus going to Mile 2 and stop at Festac or Amuwo. There are minibuses that shuttle within Amuwo. The local Keke Napep is also another option of getting around in Amuwo.
Places to Stay in Amuwo
De Liberty Villa is one of the popular hotels in Amuwo, DE Liberty Villa features a bar/lounge and also and on-site restaurant. The hotel also boasts of a gym available to guests. Some other affordable Amuwo hotels are Destiny Suites and VicMike Villa. You can book any of these hotels in Amuwo now.