Cocoa House
Cocoa House
Cocoa House


Things to do at Cocoa House


Explore nature, Sightseeing, Work,

History of Cocoa House

This was built in July 30, 1965.. It is notable as the first sky scrapper in tropical Africa.

  • The cocoa house was engulfed by fire on January 9, 1985

Built by Cappa and D’Alberto company in July 30, 1965..

Cocoa house is a testament to the once lucrative cash crop era of the Nigerian history. It was built from the revenue from cocoa, timber, rubber production and was the first sky scrapper to be built in tropical Africa.


This is a very safe location.

Things to do while at Cocoa House

These are the following things you can do while you're here:

  • See a movie at the cocoa mall.

  • Visit the Odu'a musuem.

  • Visit the Kokodome restaurant.

Best Features

It is an historical site.

Writer's Review

To go and see the first sky scrapper in tropical Africa.

Most common visitors

Historians, Shoppers, Tourists.

  • Cocoa House : Tropical Africa’s First Skyscraper- Whatsupibadan article in 2013.

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