Bariga is a district and suburb in Lagos State, Nigeria. It was formerly under Somolu local government area of Lagos State but in 2013 it was upgraded by the State government as a Local Council Development Area. The local government secretariat is located at 19, Bawala street, Bariga. Arguably defined by its natural style as quick to fit. It presently has as its Chairman Alabi Kolade David.[1] It is the location of the oldest secondary school in Nigeria.[2]

Bariga is located in Nigeria
Location of Bariga in Nigeria
Coordinates: 6°32′6.0″N 3°23′41.0″E / 6.535000°N 3.394722°E / 6.535000; 3.394722
Country Nigeria
StateLagos State
Time zoneUTC+1 (WAT)
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  2. ^ "CMS Grammar School's principal, Ven. Tunde Oduwole gives account of stewardship". Ecomium Nigeria. 24 July 2014. Retrieved 2 November 2015.