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Swali: Market on the sea shore

Every Tuesday and Thursday, locals from the interior villages bring their wares from Nembe, Brass, and Southern Ijaw local government areas for sale  at the market. As early as 5:00am, trading activities commence. Sometimes, the traders arrive the market place the previous evening, if they are from  a far distance and have to board the locomotive boat that travels for long hours on the sea. Often, it is the only market in the state where prawns (crayfish), fish, and other sea food can be bought in ...
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Added April 02, 2012
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