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Worst Places to Live: Is Nigeria’s Lagos Really the World’s Least Livable City, Besides Damascus?

Conor Gaffey
Worst Places to Live: Is Nigeria’s Lagos Really the World’s Least Livable City, Besides Damascus?

The Australian city of Melbourne came out as the world’s most livable city, ahead of the Austrian capital, Vienna, and Canada’s Vancouver. A sign advertising instructions on tax payment is seen on a billboard on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway in Lagos, Nigeria, on August 3. Libya’s Tripoli; and Lagos—were located on the African continent.