Visiting Nigeria – Kajaru Castle in Kaduna

Contrary to speculations, the Kajuru Castle located in Kaduna is not an ancient monument. Interestingly, it was built in 1978 by a controversial German expatriate who lived in Kaduna at the time. This breathtaking architectural master-piece is a tourist wonder of sorts. The style is very European and clearly German with a baronial hall, complete … More Visiting Nigeria – Kajaru Castle in Kaduna

Visiting Nigeria -Kalakuta Museum (Lagos)

Fela Kuti (born on 15 October 1938 in Abeokuta, Ogun State, into an upper-middle-class family. and died on 1997), also known as Fela Anikulapo Kuti or simply Fela, was a Nigerian multi-instrumentalist, musician, composer, pioneer of the Afrobeat music genre, human rights activist, and political maverick. Kalakuta Museum is a museum dedicated to his life and times, and … More Visiting Nigeria -Kalakuta Museum (Lagos)

Visiting Nigeria – Olumo Rock, Abeokuta

Abeokuta is the largest city and capital of Ogun state in southwest Nigeria.  Abeokuta is just about an hours drive from the bustling metropolitan city of Lagos providing convenient access to an array of hotels, restaurants, clubs, casinos and various nightlife activities. Lagos is also home to the closest airport to Abeokuta, the Murtala Muhammed … More Visiting Nigeria – Olumo Rock, Abeokuta

Visiting Nigeria-Freedom Park, Lagos

Sited in Old Prison Ground, Broad Street, Lagos Island in Lagos State, Freedom Park is a National Memorial, a Historical landmark, a Cultural site & an Arts and Recreation centre. The Park was constructed to preserve the history and cultural heritage of Nigerians. Monuments in the park reveal the Lagos colonial heritage and history of the Her Majesty’s Board … More Visiting Nigeria-Freedom Park, Lagos