Nigeria Early History
West Africa

Nigeria Early History

Pre-colonial states In pre-colonial times, the city-states of the Hausa were formed in the area of ​​today’s Nigeria in the north, which were amalgamated between 1804 and 1807 by O. dan Fodio in the Sultanate of Sokoto. In the north-east, the Bornu empire continued the Kanem tradition ( Kanem-Bornu ) from the end of the […]

Nigeria Landmarks
North Africa

Nigeria Sightseeing Places

Visa requirements Passport: is generally required for travel to Nigeria, the passport must be valid for at least 6 months after the stay in Nigeria. Visa: is a Generally required Transit: Transit travelers who fly to the next connection within 24 hours, do not leave the transit area and can present valid travel documents for […]

Nigeria Arts and Literature
North Africa

Nigeria Arts and Literature

Literature Nigeria’s literature is one of the most flourishing in Africa. In different languages ​​the oral tradition still lives, especially in poetry, song and fable. In the 19th century, literature began to be written down, first in Arabic and Hausa. The first author in Yoruba was DO Fagunwa. In a strong African-colored English, Amos Tutuola […]