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Gurara Waterfalls

History of Gurara Waterfalls Gurara Waterfalls was discovered in 1745. This is one of the biggest natural tourist attractions Nigeria has to offer. Security/Safety of Gurara Waterfalls This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Gurara Waterfalls, here are some helpful things to take along with you: shorts swimming gear Things to do while at Gurara Waterfalls Before heading to Gurara Waterfalls, here are some helpful things to take along with you: hiking fishing picnic Best Features In times past, natives of Gurara waterfall used to worship the waterfall and offer sacrifices to it. Fast forward to present time where the only sacrifice made is climbing a steepy hill to see the waterfall. The Gurara waterfall is a prime tourist destination ideal for picnics, bird watching and appreciating nature.

Category: Waterfall

Tags: Swim, Sightseeing, Learn, Explore natures

Kainji lake national park

ABOUT Kainji National Park is a national park in Niger State and Kwara State, Nigeria. Established in 1978, it covers an area of about 5,341 km2 (2,062 sq mi). The park includes three distinct sectors: a part of the Kainji Lake in which fishing is restricted, the Borgu Game Reserve to the west of the lake, and the Zugurma Game Reserve to the southeast. Kainji National Park was established in 1978 and is divided into three distinct sectors, the Zugurma Game Reserve, the Borgu Game Reserve and Kainji Lake. Since 2005, the protected area has been considered a Lion Conservation Unit together with Yankari National Park. The park is owned by the state and managed by the Federal National Park Service (FNPS), receiving direct government funding. This means that enforcement actions against poachers can be pursued under national park law and not in the local courts. The Kainji national park established from a merge of two game reserves is home to a variety of wild life ranging from elephants to monkeys, baboons and lions. It is a conservation center aimed at promoting the biodiversity of Nigerian wildlife. Trivia: The Kainji national park is located near the famous Kainji hydroelectric dam. SERVICES There are no services rendered here as the national forest is not properly managed. BEST FEATURES Kainji National Park has it beautiful environment full with all kinds of animals around the forest BEST TIME TO VISIT Kainji National Park can be visited at any time of the year WHO CAN VISIT Historians, Photographers, couples, tourists, and fun lovers SAFETY Kainji National Park is not safe at night as there are no security agents around the forest and one needs to be extremely careful

Category: Game reserve

Tags: Sightseeing, See wildlife, Learn, Explore natures

Bida brass works

History of Bida brass works Bida brass works was established in 18th century in Bida town, Niger state. It is notable as the home of beautiful brass works. Built by Etsu Usman Zaki in 18th century. It is often said that before you can marry a woman in Bida, you have to pay the brass price. Bida which is home to beautiful brass works hopes to tell the story of its people via artistic expressions of copper and zinc. Security/Safety of Bida brass works This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Bida brass works, here are some helpful things to take along with you: A camera Sun screen Things to do while at Bida brass works Before heading to Bida brass works, here are some helpful things to take along with you: See the brass collections See the sculpture collection Go sightseeing Best Features It celebrates the rich history of its people via artistic expressions Writer's Review To go and enjoy the wonderful things Bida has to offer Most common visitors Archaelogists, Historians, Adventurers "Bida:Nigeria's home of brass works"- National mirror

Category: Art gallery

Tags: Sightseeing, Learn, Explore arts

Ladi Kwali Pottery Centre

History of Ladi Kwali Pottery Centre Ladi Kwali Pottery Centre. Security/Safety of Ladi Kwali Pottery Centre This is a very safe location.

Category: Art gallery

Tags: Sightseeing, Learn, Explore arts

Police Secondary School, Minna

History of Police Secondary School, Minna Police Secondary School, Minna was established in 1992. Built by Nigerian Police Force in 1992. This is a co-educational institution and all its students are residents for effective learning. Security/Safety of Police Secondary School, Minna This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Police Secondary School, Minna, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Educational materials if you are a new or returning student Your ID card in case you need identification proof Best Features Right from inception, the school has set itself apart from other schools in Niger. In 1994, the first set of students were presented for the Junior School Certificate Examination and in 1997, the first batch of senior students were fielded for the Senior School Certificate Examination. High successes recorded in these examinations earned the school recognition as a reputable institution of learning in the country. Inevitably, the school witnessed an astronomical rise in its enrollment which called for immediate expansion in classrooms and hostel accommodations. The school is well equipped with teaching and boarding facilities. Writer's Review The school places high premium also on recreation and co-curricular activities as ways of ensuring all-round development of the individual. As a result, it has at its disposal quality sporting facilities which explains its high performance in football, basketball and other sporting activities over the years.

Category: School

Tags: Sightseeing, Read, Learn, Attend public lecturess

National Gallery of Art, Minna

Kpakunge Road, Old Secretariat, Minna

Category: Art gallery

Tags: Sightseeing, Learn, Explore arts

Federal University of Technology Minna

History of Federal University of Technology Minna Federal University of Technology Minna was established in 1983. Built by Nigerian Federal Government in 1983. FUTMINNA specializes in technological education.The University is a designated Center of Excellence in Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering and has a core competence in the development of vaccines and drugs. Security/Safety of Federal University of Technology Minna This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Federal University of Technology Minna, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Academic documents Cash Valid Identification Best Features I love this place because it aims to become a world class and Nigeria's leading University recognized for its excellence in capacity building and service delivery. Writer's Review I would recommend this place because they are committed to the training of skilled and innovative work-force that would transform Nigeria's natural resources into goods and services driven by entrepreneurship and Information and Communication Technology (ICT), to positively affect the economy and thus the quality of life of her people. Most common visitors Students and Lecturers.

Category: University

Tags: Sightseeing, Read, Meet friends, Learn, Attend public lecturess

Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University

History of Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University was established in 2005. Built by Niger State Government in 2005. This is a modern multidisciplinary University named after the former Head of States Gen. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida. Security/Safety of Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Academic documents Cash Valid Identification Best Features The University is known for its commitment to producing world-class graduates for the pursuit of all round excellence through quality research, teaching and community service. I would recommend this university because they provide courses of instruction and other facilities for the pursuit of learning in all its programmes, and they make those facilities available on proper terms to such persons who are equipped to benefit from them. Most common visitors Lecturers and students.

Category: University

Tags: Sightseeing, Read, Meet friends, Learn, Attend public lecturess

Minna Airport

History of Minna Airport Minna Airport. This is the airport serving Minna and the neighboring areas in Niger, opening up the state to air migration. Security/Safety of Minna Airport This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Minna Airport, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Your flight document: passport, flight ticket, booking confirmation. Your luggage. Writer's Review As the major link for the primarily Muslim Northern states, it serves Muslim pilgrims and hosts airlines that operate internationally. It is relatively well maintained too.

Category: Airport

Tags: Travel, Sightseeing, Learns

Niger State Government Secretariat

History of Niger State Government Secretariat Niger State Government Secretariat was built in 1976. Built by the Niger State Government in 1976. This is the permanent administrative office of the Niger State Government. Here, all state agencies and parastatals are quartered. As such, this is one of the most important place in the state. Security/Safety of Niger State Government Secretariat This is a very safe location. unnecessary wandering is highly frowned at in and around this place. However, visitors must be absolutely sure of where they are going to avoid the prospect of loitering What To Bring Before heading to Niger State Government Secretariat, here are some helpful things to take along with you: A means of identification. Writer's Review Many, if not all government ministries and agencies operate from this imposing complex. If you have any business with the government, you will most likely find yourself here. Most common visitors Top government officials, civil servants, journalists

Category: Government Building

Tags: Work, Sightseeing, Learn, Attend public lecturess

Federal High Court, Minna

Category: Court

Tags: Work, Sightseeing, Learns

New Horizons College Minna

About New Horizons College Minna New Horizons College was established on 10th September 1995 as one of the four schools established by the Islamic Education Trust,Minna,Niger State .It was established with the vision and aim to provide muslim children with the right mix of western and islamic education on the highest International Standards. Safety This is a very safe location Things to Do At the College,you could get your child enrolled into a class,attend lectures and seminars,also visit the guidance counselor for counselling What to Bring Before heading to the College,you should go along with necessary documents for enrollment,writing materials and some spare cash Best Features New Horizons College Minna offers the right mix of a value based and moral standard of education,it caters to both genders and has proper and separate boarding sections and classrooms for them Most Common visitors Most Common visitors are the parents,students and staff Best Time to Visit Best time to visit the college are during its allowed visiting days and break periods for each day. New Horizons College is one of the four schools established by the Islamic Education Trust, Minna, Niger State. It was established September 10th, 1995, it initially admitted only male students and had no boarding facility. Today the school has both male and female students, each gender having its own section and classrooms, as well as separate boarding facilities, to cater for students from all over Nigeria, who had for long wished to benefit from the type of education offered by New Horizons College. The school is a product of the vision of the Trustees who aimed to provide Muslim children and parents, with the right mix of Islamic and Western education to the highest international standards. We offer children who come to our school the best of two educations; quality secular education that qualifies them for admission anywhere in the world and religious education which gives them a broad understanding of Islam and other faiths. Our educational system is value based and we place strong emphasis on character development.

Category: School

Tags: Sightseeing, Read, Learn, Attend public lecturess