Related categories 1
Archaeology in Northeastern Nigeria
Study from the University of Frankfurt which examines what archaeological discoveries in northeastern Nigeria have revealed about the history and culture of the area.
Ife (from ca. 350 B.C.)
Article on this city which, according to the Yoruba people, is where the founding deities Oduduwa and Obatala began the creation of the world.
Ife Pre-Pavement and Pavement Era (800–1000 A.D.)
Article on this ancient Yoruba city in south-western Nigeria.
Nok Terracottas (500 BC–200 AD)
The Nok culture remains an enigma. It is one of the earliest African centers of ironworking and terracotta figure production.
Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove
UNESCO World Heritage site. Includes photographs, maps, a description of the site and a statement of significance.
Settlement Archaeology in Nigeria
The history of scientific archaeological research in Nigeria and its relatively recent development.
Sukur Cultural Landscape
UNESCO World Heritage site. Includes photographs, maps, a description of the site and a justification for inscription.
Last update:February 9, 2015 at 15:45:06 UTC