Sokoto is described as the jewel of northern Nigeria in terms of its beautiful landscape, cultural heritage and serine environment. The state is renowned for its unique weather, artisanship and historic architecture such as the Great Gates of Sokoto known as Kofars and the sultan’s Palace. Tourists visit sokoto to learn its rich history, visit the sight of Usman Dan Fodio’s tomb and experience the Durbar festival. Through SICL’s careful planning, investments in infrastructure and synergistic growth, Sokoto is fast becoming one of Nigeria’s most attractive tourism and hospitality investment locations. SICL aims to open up the state’s tourism and hospitality industry to global capital. Reputable State owned hotels like Giginya Coral Hotel can be revamped with private sector investment.
Tourism and Hospitality