Three horsemen at the city gate, Maiduguri

Maiduguri: A trace of history

Maiduguri, the capital of Borno, is called the home of peace. Situated in the northeastern part of Nigeria, it is home to a population of about eight hundred and twenty-two people and its inhabitants include the Kanuri, Shuwa Arabs, Hausa Bura, Fulani and a handful of southerners. It is also close to the Ngadda river.