The 5,340.82 sq, km Kainji Lake National Park was established in 1979 with the merger of the Borgu and Zugurma Game reserves. Located about 10-hours drive north of Lagos or west of Abuja in the Guinea Savannah region, it offers a wide variety of Nigeria’s flora and fauna. Wildlife at the park includes Lion, Buffalo, Hippopotamus, Crocodile, Oribi, Warthog and Baboon. There is a profusion of migratory birds especially along the Kainji Lake shore. Olli River and Ibbi Lodges offer nice accommodation for overnight stay.