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Cocoa House
Cocoa House

Cocoa House




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History of Cocoa House Cocoa House was built on July 30, 1965. It is notable as the first sky scrapper in tropical Africa. Built by Cappa and D’Alberto company on July 30, 1965. Cocoa house is a testament to the once-lucrative cash crop era of 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. Security/Safety of Cocoa House This is a very safe location. Things to do while at Cocoa House See a movie at the cocoa mall. Visit the Odu'a musuem. Visit the Kokodome restaurant. Best Features It is a 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.