Rabeh's Fort, Borno.

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Rabeh's Fort Description

About Rabeh's Fort

Rabeh's Fort was built in 1849 by Rabeh Ibn Fade-Allah. It is notable as a monument depicting the rich history of the people of Borno.

Rabeh Ibn Fade-Allah built Rabeh's Fort after his successful invasion of the Bornu Empire and served as both his home and headquarters during his life time.

Security/Safety of Rabeh's Fort

This is a very safe location.

What To Bring

Before heading to Rabeh's Fort, here are some helpful things to take along with you:

  • Camera with a change of batteries.

Things to do while at Rabeh's Fort

Try these at Rabeh's Fort:

  • Take pictures.
  • Learn about the history.

Best Features

It is an historical monument.

Writer's Review

To go and learn about the life and struggle of Rabeh Ibn Fade-Allah

Most common visitors

Curators, Photographers, Archaelogists can be found here.

  • Rabeh's fort is an historical monument- Somto, a curator.


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