Lagos State – The Centre of Excellence (A Visual Portrait) is a 140-page pictorial book on Lagos State, the economic capital of Nigeria and the fifth largest economy in Africa. The Foreword was written by the father of modern Nigeria comedy Atunyota Alleluya Akpobome (Ali Baba) in his usual comedic but serious style. So much is known about Lagos State, but only a few people have heard of the historic monuments and landmark of the state. Aside from the aquatic splendour of the state, there is certainly more to Lagos State that the world is yet to know. ‘dayo Adedayo’s pictorial book will show you from the Point of No Return in Badagry to the State House in Marina built-in 1896, to the largest monument in the world, Sugbo Eredo in Epe.