The Vision

Keji Giwa - CEO and Founder

Keji Giwa & partners, The Carnelian developers, have an ambitious vision to create an architecturally striking vertical residential and recreational center for Nigerians at home, Nigerians in diaspora, and visiting tourists, incorporating residential and short-let hotel-style luxury apartments, restaurants, spa, gym, and a public viewing gallery.

The idea is to build a diverse, vibrant community while providing multiple areas within which the public will enjoy unrivaled leisure experiences.

The community will have a magnificent view of the ocean with close proximity to the best beaches, bars, and restaurants in Lagos bubbling metropolitan city.

This is the new Lagos.

Design & Construction

The Carnelian, Lagos will be a 19-storey tower of 62 Suites, Two and Three bedroom apartments and Penthouses, set in landscaped open space on Bluewater Zone between Victoria Islands ocean front and Lekki Phase 1. At 370ft in height above ground, its serene 180 degree ocean view will represent the future of lifestyle in Lagos for residential and recreational purposes and a new landmark on the city skyline.


  • One-bedroom apartments – from 114.67SQM
  • Two-bedroom apartments – from 171.67 SQM
  • Three-bedroom apartments – including BQ – 267.67 SQM
  • 19 floors
  • 62 super luxury apartments (one, two & three bedrooms)
  • Penthouses
  • Supermarket
  • Infinity pool
  • Work Station lounge
  • On-site doctor
  • Spa
  • Pharmacy
  • Private cinema
  • Smart home automation
  • All in one mesmerizing super smart tower.


While it is incomparable in every respect, it is the unique design of The Carnelian that truly sets it apart in Nigeria. The centrepiece of the new Lagos has attracted the best designers, architects and construction companies Nigeria has got to offer to compete for the development this unique and iconic ocean view tower.

The selected design and construction are currently subject to an extensive peer review program to confirm the safety and effectiveness of the structural systems.

Floor Plans

The ground floor to the 2nd floor accommodates a large car park enough to fit 124 cars. Level 3 is The Carnelian Club House, reserved for recreational activities for the modern Nigerian lifestyle luxury living who will be residents in the tower. Levels 4 to 18 will exclusively house luxurious two and three-bedroom ensuite residences. While the 19th floor will contain one sizeable 4-bedroom penthouse with a rooftop infinity pool and a 3-bedroom penthouse.

The Carnelian will deliver an unparalleled experience with every single apartment complete with ocean view living rooms and bedrooms leading to a balcony with breathtaking ocean views.