The city was created in the 19th century when the then Emir of Zaria and his followers battled Sheik Usman bin Fodio and his Fulani jihadists during the northern Nigeria subjugation. Suleja of today is a city in Niger State, Nigeria. It has close proximity to Abuja and is recognised as a centre for excellence for traditional West African pottery with its indigene Dr Ladi Kwali receiving world acclaims for her works. It is one of the major farming regions in Northern Nigeria.
Attractions around Suleja
Suleja is blessed with fascinating ancient sculptures of the Nok culture (a culture that dates back to 1000 BC in Northern Nigeria but later disappeared around 300 AD) were discovered in Suleja. Modern Suleja is known for its cotton dyeing (using the local indigo) and weaving. The town is a big exporter of Gbari pottery. Visit the Ladi Kwali Pottery Centre which was established by Micheal Cardew.,
Hotels in Suleja
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