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Bassinge Destination Guide

Discover Bassinge in Nigeria

Bassinge in the region of Cross River is a town located in Nigeria - some 222 mi or ( 358 km ) South-East of Abuja , the country's capital .

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Local time in Bassinge is now 12:01 AM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Lagos " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Yaoundé, Ndiri, Kotile, Douala, and Bamenda. When in this area, you might want to check out Yaoundé . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Bassinge ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Obudu Ranch International Mountain Race

The Obudu Ranch International Mountain Race is an annual 11.25 km mountain running competition that takes place in late November in Obudu, Cross River State, Nigeria. First held in 2005, it has the largest total prize-money available of any mountain race and is known as "the world's richest mountain race". The men's and women's competition winners receive US$50,000 each, and there is a total prize pot of around $250,000.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.38 9.38 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Mountain running competitions, Recurring sporting events established in 2005, Sport in Nigeria


Akwaya is a town and commune in Cameroon.

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Located at 6.37 9.53 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Communes of Cameroon, Populated places in Cameroon