Tourism! Onitsha: The Beauty of Anambra

Written by Mary Oluebube ejegheme, Anagboso chidimma, Gabriel precious, Uzo chukwuma Cynthia anekwe, Muareen nwakile and Idamokoro oghene

 

Onitsha is a city located in the eastern bank of the river Niger in Nigeria and servers as the commercial hub of Anambra state know for commerce and industry. Onitsha people with a population and rich Culture, Onisha presents a colourful view of Anambra state for any tourist.

The palace of the obi of Onitsha

The palace of the obi of onitsha was built in the 1970 during the reign of obi ofala okagbue. It is suituated in a large expanses of land within onitsha. It has a large compound where in people of onitsha often gather to celebrate various festival and event. It is littered with Various statues of past obis.
The cathedral basilica of the most holy Trinity is the seat of roman catholic archdiocese onitsha. According to Rev father okeoma chukwu(cssp) it is the first cathederal established by the first missionaries.the cathederal stands as an architectural marvel within the town of onitsha.
Onitsha main market is one of the largest market and as famous. The onitsha market is a wonder to behold. Most major merchants from eastern Nigeria have their head offices within. Traders from within and outside the country are well represented. There is something for every budget or taste.
Rojenny tourist villiage is located along the owerri onitsha expressway, the rojenny tourist village is a tourists dream with facilities like a resturant, museum, minizoo, swimming pool, amusement parks and stadium. The tourist villiage has almost all you need for comfort. Rojenny tourist villiage is worth a visit.

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The Author

Chinenye Nwabueze

Nwabueze is a communication researcher with several years of lecturing experience in Nigerian universities.

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  1. wow, Onitsha is a very wonderful place to be to, they have a rich culture and its amazing .

  2. Anagboso chimdimma joy

    onitsha just as the headline Says us the beauty of Anambra. there are so many places to explore in it when you start reading about it you won’t want to stop because onitsha is pride of igboland.
    quiz no 74

  3. Onitsha is a popular community with a amazing culture and a suitable place for business quiz no115

  4. Nwakile Maureen Uzoma

    Onitsha is a commercial area where both small scale and large scale businesses booms.it is a place to be.quiz no 43

  5. its a great place to visit
    quiz no(105)

  6. Onitsha is really an interesting place to visit.

    Quiz No:101

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