The Beautiful History of the Durbar Festival
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The Beautiful History of the Durbar Festival

The Durbar festival is an annual religious and equestrian celebration in several cities of Nigeria including Kano, Katsina, Sokoto, Zazzau and Bida. The festival marks the end of Ramadan and also coincides with the Muslim festivities of Eid al-Adha and Eid al-Fitri.  It begins with prayers, followed by a colourful parade of the Emir and...

CALABAR CARNIVAL: Nigeria’s Most Colorful Event
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CALABAR CARNIVAL: Nigeria’s Most Colorful Event

Calabar Carnival festival in Nigeria, also tagged “Africa’s Biggest Street Party”, was created as part of the vision of making the Cross River State, Nigeria, the number one tourist destination for Nigerians and tourists from all over the world. The carnival which begins every 1st of December and lasts until 31st December has boosted the...

The Mythical Oranmiyan Staff of the Yoruba Culture
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The Mythical Oranmiyan Staff of the Yoruba Culture

A quick highlight of Yoruba tradition will give you a drive to visit the amazing country called Nigeria. A place filled with interesting stories about their history which even the youngest child can tell because they have been told stories of the past by their fathers. The staff of Oranmiyan is something you will want...