The heavy rain that started on Friday in some parts of Lagos has affected some parts of Lagos like: Marina Victoria Island and others

The effect of the rain went to the extent of making some persons struggle to get to their parked vehicles amid the heavy flooding.

On Thursday, the state government said it was stepping up cleaning of canals – blocked by human refuse – in four local government areas.

Lagos has about 176 primary and secondary water channels that require regular cleaning.

On Friday, the flooding also affected traffic flow in many parts of the city as commuters groaned.