Ugie ivie festival

The Ug’ivie festival is the annual washing and cleaning of all the ivie (wealth). It also commemorates the legendary event when Ewuare came across Olokun’s hoard of ivie, spread out on the sand. As part of the celebration, there...

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Okpekpe road race

Okpekpe is more than just a collection of fertilefarmlands or a window into the past, it is a livingmodern village of approximately 50,000 people. TheVillage is famous for its position on the hill topin the Edo North Senatorial district...

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Somorika hills

SOMORIKA HILLS: This is located in Akoko Edo Local Government Area. Somorika hills consist of an extended expanse of hills crowned by massive boulders perched precariously on the summits of hills and alongside seemingly inadequate locations on the sides....

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OGba zoological gArden

Ogba Zoological Garden: The zoological gardens was established in 1915 and it was the first to have a legal statute backing in Nigeria.The garden is located in a forest reserve area near Ogba village about six kilometers from Benin...

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