TBS (Tafewa Balewa Square)

The Tafewa Balewa Square is a historical place for Nigerians and it is also a very important place in the history of Lagos. The Tafewa Balewa Square is a 14.5-hectare (35.8-acre) ceremonial ground. It was formerly called the “Race Course”. The Square was formerly known to host Horse Race, Football, and other sports activities that involve a large congregation. The Square was constructed in the year 1972. The square is a 50,000 capacity seater and other center used to run small businesses like Business Centres, Travel Agencies, Car Parks, and Restaurant. The TBS also has a Bus Terminal in front that helps with the transportation movement of the people. The BRT conveys people to different destinations in the state. The entrance to the Tafewa Balewa Square has a beautiful gigantic sculpture of four white horses hovering above the gate and seven red eagles, which are symbols from the national emblem signifying Strength and Dignity. The Tafewa Balewa Square is been used to hosted prestigious activities in the Country like the October 1st independence Day celebration, It also hosts events like Africa's biggest Music concert “The Experience”.