Situated in Ikeja, the state capital of Lagos, lies the charming, relaxed region of Maryland, Nigeria. Although a residential district, Maryland is in close proximity to a myriad of interesting and varied attractions.
Visitors to the region will find an array of shops and restaurants in the town and the locals are friendly and welcoming.
Choose Jumia travel as your holiday guide to explore this amazing region. The best time to visit Nigeria is between December and March, nonetheless, the weather remains warm and humid throughout the year.
One of the main attractions in Maryland is the Kalakuta Republic Museum. The museum is the former home of musician, Fela Kuti. The house remains exactly as it was when the musician resided there, with the room layout as it was and even his clothing in the bedroom.
Another favourite destination with tourists is Motherlan', an outdoor venue of live music, song and dance.