Nigeria turns to beauty spots to revive tourism

by AFP
A picture taken on June 5, 2014 shows the office of the Amurum Forest Reserve, where undulating rock formations surround a savannah dominated by lush and tall grass in Jos, Plateau State. Nigeria had a miserable reputation as a tourism destination even before the Ebola epidemic and fears over Islamist violence, but it could revive the industry with a focus on beauty spots such as the Amurum bird sanctuary. Photo - AFP
The country has a miserable reputation as a tourism destination, even before the current Ebola epidemic and fears over Islamist violence.

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