Nigeria is often seen or portrayed as a nation in chaos. Perhaps the reason you haven’t visited is because of what you hear and read about the country. Far from disorderliness and chaotic, Nigeria is actually one of the best places to visit in Africa and for good reasons. Have a look at these pictures of the top 10 most beautiful cities in Nigeria you can visit today for leisure or for business and that visit will convince you.
Abuja City – The Federal Capital Territory
This photo is the true reflection of almost the entire Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory of Nigeria. It is one of the most organized and well developed cities in Nigeria. It has many recreational centers, five star hotels, and world class shopping malls.
Owerri, Imo State
Owerri is the capital of Imo State, one of the pride cities of Igboland and a reference point for development in those days. Still as beautiful as ever.
Enugu, Enugu State
Enugu, the capital of Enugu state is the second city in the South East that made it to this list for good reasons. Its beautiful topography is among the best in the country and its one of the most peaceful cities in Nigeria.
Akure Millennial City, Ondo State
Akure, with a population of approximately 588,000 people is the capital of Ondo State, Nigeria and became a Millennium City in 2006. Some of the Akure’s major assets include the presence of a federal university, immense mineral potential, rocks and beautiful landscapes and cocoa farms.
Warri Delta State
You will never believe how beautiful Kaduna is until you step in there. Granted, it is in the North where you hear of Boko Haram but at the same time, it is close to Abuja, placing it among some of the most secured state in Nigeria.
Port Harcourt City
Port Harcourt popularly known as the Garden City is the major city in the oil rich region of Niger Delta. It is one of the wealthiest cities in the country and among the most beautiful.
The center of excellency is no doubt the most popular city in Nigeria and probably in Africa. What makes Lagos one of the most beautiful cities in Nigeria is it’s ability to effectively blend it’s chaotic nature with it’s beauty, creating well defined boundaries between slums and high blow urban areas.
Calabar, Cross River State
Calabar is not only one of the most beautiful cities in Nigeria, it is probably the most peaceful city in the country, complete with some of the finest landscapes and nature. A visit to the city will leave you in awe.
Uyo, Akwa Ibom State
A glimpse of what we can do if we try. If you are looking for the most beautiful and the most secured city in Nigeria, look no further, Uyo in Akwa Ibom State is the place. Well structured road networks, first class hotels (3-5 stars), beautiful sites.