About Independence Layout
Independence Layout, located in Enugu, houses major government offices such as the office of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC), the State Security Service (SSS), the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) and the Federal Secretariat. This section of Enugu was mapped out by the premier of Eastern Region, the late Dr. Michael Okpara, to mark Nigeria's independence. Affluent personalities in Nigeria including high ranking military officers own houses in this section.
Attractions in Independence Layout
The state radio and television station - Enugu State Radio & Television Broadcasting Service (ESBS) and the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Enugu are located in the Independence Layout. Okpara Square is the only significant feature of this area that reminds residents and visitors about the late Okpara. Public and private ceremonies take place there.
The Independence Layout keeps expanding; the government has acquired parts of the Owo River Layout and the Republic Layout and renamed these sections the Independence Layout Phase II. Some lovely places worth visiting around are Enugu Golf Course, for golf lovers and Enugu Zoo.
Hotels in Independent Layout
There are several hotels in the area that provides 5-star hospitality and cater for low cost budget. Book a hotel before your arrival in Independence Layout now on Travel.jumia.com! Five star accommodation is available here in luxurious hotels such as Aaron's Place, Roban Hotel and Universal Hotel Enugu.