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A truck carries accropode, a sea defence barrier designed and built to withstand the most severe tidal surges, on January 31, 2013 in Lagos, during the building of the three and a half kilometre long sea defence barrier called 'The Great Wall of Lagos' built to shield from coastal erosion Eko Atlantic, a new city born from the Altantic ocean in Lagos. Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan and former US President Bill Clinton dedicated on February 21, 2013 the new 5-million-square-metre Eko Atlantic City, which is to be the first modern smart city in Africa to be built on reclaimed land from the Atlantic Ocean. AFP PHOTO/PIUS UTOMI EKPEI (Photo credit should read PIUS UTOMI EKPEI/AFP/Getty Images)
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A truck carries accropode, a sea defence barrier designed and built to withstand the most severe tidal surges, on January 31, 2013 in Lagos, during the building of the three and a half kilometre long sea defence barrier called 'The Great Wall of Lagos' built to shield from coastal erosion Eko Atlantic, a new city born from the Altantic ocean in Lagos. Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan and former US President Bill Clinton dedicated on February 21, 2013 the new 5-million-square-metre Eko Atlantic City, which is to be the first modern smart city in Africa to be built on reclaimed land from the Atlantic Ocean. AFP PHOTO/PIUS UTOMI EKPEI (Photo credit should read PIUS UTOMI EKPEI/AFP/Getty Images)
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January 31, 2013
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