Origin Of Calabar People

14th April 2017 BY checkoutafrica

Calabar (also referred to as ‘Canaan City’) is a city in Cross River State, coastal southeastern Nigeria. The original name for Calabar was Akwa Akpa, from the Efik language[disambiguation needed] The city is watered by the Calabar and Great Kwa Rivers and creeks of the Cross River (from its inland delta). Calabar people are mainly people from the Greater Calabar…

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Do Nigeria’s Destinations Inspire Travel?

1st November 2015 BY checkoutafrica

NIGERIA is endowed with so many amazing tourism assets that asking whether her destinations inspire travel is an affront. From the beautiful Ikogosi warm spring in Ekiti state to the Osun-Osogbo grove in Osun, Kano city wall in Kano, and Ogbunike cave in Anambra state, these enchanting destinations litter different parts of the country, beckoning on Nigerians and foreigners to…

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