Living in Igarra, Nigeria:
Tips for Moving and Visiting

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If you've been wondering what it's like to live in or visit Igarra, the Crowdsourced Explorer community can help. We asked three people living in Igarra what someone who is considering moving to or visiting there should know. Here are their pros and cons, tips, and advice:

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Igarra is the headquarter of the biggest Local Government (Akoko-Edo) in Nigeria. It is a rocky land with high mountains and caves. The king of Igarra is known by the title “Otaru”. Igarra is well know for her “Aba” festival which is celebrated once in seven years. It is a festival that brings the sons and daughters of Igarra, both home and abroad together to celebrate their rich cultural heritage.

Igarra is the administrative headquarter of Akoko-Edo Local Government Area of Edo State, Nigeria. It lies at the foot of Igarra hills popularly known as the Kukuruku hills. Etuno is the actual name of Igarra. The name is coined out of two words, “Ete” and “Uno” meaning “pasture for cattle” or simply put, “cattle land”.

Temitope, says: 2020

Igarra also known as Etuno is the headquarter of Akoko-Edo Local Government Area of Edo State. It surrounded by mighty rocks. An important event in Igarra is the Aba festival that is celebrated once in seven years. It usually brings together the sons and daughters of Igarra, both home and abroad.

Toluwanimi, says: 2020

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