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Crazy About the South-South: 3 Things To Do in Edo State

April 19, 2022

Oba Ato Kpee.. Welcome to the heartbeat of the nation, known worldwide for its historical relevance to our colonial history as a country. Edo State has had brushes with the list of UNESCO Cultural Heritage sites in Nigeria because of its bronze artworks. But there is more to do in Edo state than savour the … Continue reading Crazy About the South-South: 3 Things To Do in Edo State

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Crazy About South-South: 4 Things To Do in Delta State

April 19, 2022

Welcome to Delta State, the big heart of Nigeria. Known for its petroleum resources, we hardly associate Delta State with tourism. As with all parts of Nigeria, the tourism potential of Delta is growing.  For anyone who tours Delta State, here are 4 things worth enjoying. 1. Spend a Weekend at a Resort Lots of resorts have … Continue reading Crazy About South-South: 4 Things To Do in Delta State

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Places Tourism

7 Unpopular Waterfalls in Nigeria

April 19, 2022

We can’t really say what draws us to waterfalls. Is it their landscape aesthetic, the beauty of rushing water as it cascades down, or a sense of refuge it provides? We have not yet ascertained their appeal but we respond differently to individual waterfalls. Just being around them creates an experience we can’t forget. It’s … Continue reading 7 Unpopular Waterfalls in Nigeria

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Restaurant Review: Epic Meals Afrika

April 19, 2022

I woke up late yesterday so there was no time to prepare food. I hurriedly attended to my toilette. I took sardine from the canned food cabinet and bought bread and coke on my way to work. That was my breakfast. I planned to do bolé and fish at lunch but I had so much … Continue reading Restaurant Review: Epic Meals Afrika

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Did You Know? How the name of the State Kaduna came about?

April 19, 2022

Kaduna State is a state in central northern Nigeria. It is both popular and populous; it is also a representative of a montage and a collage; multi-religious, multiethnic etc. kaduna state puts not only the Northern Nigeria on the Map; but Nigeria at large. It has been an academic and intellectual hub for Nigeria; not … Continue reading Did You Know? How the name of the State Kaduna came about?

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Top 10 Forest Reserves In Nigeria

April 19, 2022

Nigeria is a blessed land; rich with human and natural resources e.g. forests, waterfalls, etc. Nigeria’s vegetation comprises of forests and most of them are in the southern and north-central parts of the country. A forest is a piece of land covered by trees, herbs, wildlife, bushes and bush fowls (birds) e.g. Sambisa Forest. While … Continue reading Top 10 Forest Reserves In Nigeria

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Did You Know? Calabar is Home to the Only African Airport Named After a Woman

April 19, 2022

For centuries, Calabar has been the window to the world for much of the Eastern end of the Gulf of Guinea. It was once a favorite port of merchandise traders and slave dealers; these days, it’s better known as one of Nigeria’s more peaceful and aesthetically attractive cities, with features just about good enough to … Continue reading Did You Know? Calabar is Home to the Only African Airport Named After a Woman

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Top 10 Waterfalls In Nigeria

April 19, 2022

Nigeria is full of unique and visually pleasing Waterfalls. If you have ever read Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi and you know it is about to become a movie, there is a scene by the Waterfalls you would wish they will shoot in Nigeria. From North to East, Waterfalls abound with breath-taking … Continue reading Top 10 Waterfalls In Nigeria

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Top 10 Palaces To Visit In Nigeria

April 19, 2022

Visiting the palace of traditional rulers in any state you travel to helps you learn the history and customs of the people of the land. While historical tales of jihad might be frightening for visitors at an Emir’s Palace, it explains the transcendence of religion. Though Nigeria is a democracy, people still revere the pre-colonial monarchies today … Continue reading Top 10 Palaces To Visit In Nigeria

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Choosing Locations For A Destination Wedding Within Nigeria

April 19, 2022

Nigeria is full of great locations that would be great for a destination wedding. A destination wedding is simply a marriage ceremony organized in a location that requires a few hours (e.g. not less than 100 miles from the bride or groom’s family residence) or a few days’ worth of travel. Destination weddings are held … Continue reading Choosing Locations For A Destination Wedding Within Nigeria

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Did You Know Calabar Was Once Nigeria’s Capital?

April 19, 2022

Calabar is the capital of Cross River State, a state in the Southern region of Nigeria. The town, which was first known as “Akwa Akpa” and later changed to “Calabar” by a Portuguese explorer, was once the “capital” of our great country, Nigeria. In the 18th century, Calabar was the base of the Europeans due … Continue reading Did You Know Calabar Was Once Nigeria’s Capital?

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Food Places

Three Japanese Restaurants to Visit in Lagos

April 19, 2022

Looking to spice up your dates, hangouts or meetings Japanese style? Here are three Japanese restaurants to meet your needs in Lagos. Shiro Restaurant Their menu consists of Japanese food, Asian food, contemporary, vegetarian-friendly, and gluten-free meals. The entire structure of the restaurant is top notch, with very impressive interior decoration. The restaurant has a … Continue reading Three Japanese Restaurants to Visit in Lagos

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Top 12 Tourist Destinations In South-Western Nigeria

April 19, 2022

The states that make up the south-west in Nigeria include Lagos State, Oyo State, Ekiti State, Ondo State, Osun State and Ogun State. South-Western Nigeria is filled with lots of attractions for tourists to see. From hills, holiday resorts, National parks, conservation centres, golf courses and beaches, to the only suspended lake in Africa and … Continue reading Top 12 Tourist Destinations In South-Western Nigeria

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Restaurants to Visit- Shifu Restaurant

April 19, 2022

Have you ever thought about what South Asian meals taste like? I sure have and for a very long time, I wondered what a well prepared Asian cuisine would taste like. I finally stumbled on this new place in Kaduna State- Shifu Restaurant. Their tasty meals left my taste buds craving for more. Review Shift Restaurant and … Continue reading Restaurants to Visit- Shifu Restaurant

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Places Real Estate

Did You Know Nigeria’s Top Five Real Estate Locations

April 19, 2022

Nigeria’s real estate is slowly emerging from the depths of a recession. The boisterous confidence borne out by the massive construction work in the country’s cities preceding the economic downturn is returning. And the most pricey of districts are in on this recovery act. The growth of Nigeria’s population has stoked an increase in demand … Continue reading Did You Know Nigeria’s Top Five Real Estate Locations

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Places Tourism

Types Of Hikes Done In Nigeria

April 19, 2022

A hike, according to the Oxford dictionary, is a walking tour. It is a vigorous walk over long distances e.g. above 10 Kilometres. It can be a walk through a desert, rainforest, a mountain climb or even along an icy plain. Nigeria is full of ideal hiking trails for tourists such as the Aso Rock trails, … Continue reading Types Of Hikes Done In Nigeria

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Suya Spots In Abuja

April 19, 2022

Suya is a spicy meat served on a stick popularly prepared by the Hausa people of Nigeria. Suya spots are found in almost every street in Nigeria. Here are three top suya spots in Abuja. Yahuza Suya Spot At Yahuza Suya Spot, the art of suya making is so finely mastered and executed. They have … Continue reading Suya Spots In Abuja

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Did You Know? The First Primary School in Nigeria Was Established in Badagry

April 19, 2022

Badagry is situated in the coastal area of Lagos State, Nigeria, directly bordering Benin at Seme. The Wesleyan Mission (Methodist Church), during the British Colony, established the first primary school in Nigeria in 1843. In 1845, the school was named St. Thomas Anglican Nursery and Primary School by Rev. Golmer of the Church Missionary Society (CMS), founded … Continue reading Did You Know? The First Primary School in Nigeria Was Established in Badagry

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Zaki Biam Yam Market Benue State

April 19, 2022

Yam, along with rice, fufu and beans, is one of the staple foods in Nigeria. Nigeria is one of the world’s largest producers of yam. Zaki Biam The Zaki Biam yam market is located in Ukum Local Government Area of Benue state, the Food Basket of the Nation. Zaki Biam is the largest yam market … Continue reading Zaki Biam Yam Market Benue State

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