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Agulu Lake

Agulu Lake is one of the numerous sites of attraction, alongside the Ogbunike cave, River Niger, Ikenga Virgin forest, Omashi-iyi cave, Akpu, Odo River and Obutu Lake Omogho, iyi-ocha Lake Amaokpala town, ekwuluimili botanical and herbal garden, Nanka natural springs amongst others all situated in different parts of Anambra State, one the major States in eastern Nigeria which has one of the biggest commercial center in the country.

Immaculate white in colour, and sometimes made green by algae depending on the season of the year, Agulu Lake is very wide, it has a lengthy diameter and beautiful surface area, located along Awka road, Umuowele village in Agulu town, Aniocha Local Government Area of Anambra  State.The Agulu Lake has so many mysteries surrounding its existence, mysteries which still hold and believed in till date.

It is said to belong to the deity, ‘Ndemili’, a water god and has special powers.  They say, it chooses whom to harbor and drowns whomever it wishes. Aside this, it habitats several marine species the most famous of them being the crocodile and water turtle which on estimate, they were about three hundred. Fishing is prohibited here and these crocodiles are considered sacred.


Opening hours

  • Monday
    4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Tuesday
    4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
    4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Friday
    4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Saturday
    1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Sunday
    1:00 pm - 10:00 pm


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