Nigerian soups are simply delicious and easy to prepare. You will learn how to make some of the most popular soups here.

If you are a Nigerian or have visited Nigerians at one time or another, you probably know what soups are used for. Soups in Nigeria are for eating several other Nigerian foods. The popular Nigerian Eba (garri), fufu and Pounded Yam doesn’t go without a delicious soup.

Nigerian Soups

Quite a plethora of soup recipes exists across the many existing Nigerian ethnic groups. 

We have already made videos for most of the soups listed here. 

Just follow the link to the individual recipe pages to find the videos

I would be starting with the Nigerian popular soups and then delve into local soups that are eaten by Specific Nigerian ethnic groups. Take the Igbo people for instance, There are lots of different foods that are reserved for just the Igbo people, Likewise the rest of Nigerian ethnic groups.

Egusi Soup

In Nigeria, egusi soup is likely the most popular Nigerian soup, simply because it is accepted by almost every Nigerian.

Edikaikong Soup

Edikaikong soup which gained popularity because of its nutritional value and ease of preparation.

Ogbono (Draw) Soup

Ogbono soup, popularly called draw soup, comes third on this because it is known to almost every Nigerian

The soups above are made using popular recipes, different recipes exist across different Nigerian ethnic groups.

The soups below are indigenous to a certain ethnic group, but gaining popularity nonetheless.

Afang Soup

Afang soup is native to the Efiks but has gotten popular because of its deliciousness and availability of ingredients.

Bitter Leaf Soup

Bitter leaf soup (ofe onugbu) is a delicious soup from Igboland. It is made with cocoyam and served with fufu

Okro Soup

Everybody loves a meal of okra soup and eba. This is another soup you find in popular Nigerian restaurants around the cities.

More Nigerian soups below.

River state native soup
Nsala Soup
Efo Riro

There are hundreds of Nigerian soups, these are just some of them.

The original Delta Banga Soup and starch

Learn How To Make My Delicious Ofe Owerri

These are just some of the popular soups we serve in Nigeria and accompanying recipes. Most of them are just too easy. With others, there is a learning curve.

You will learn as you go. Welcome.

I made Egusi Soup With Catfish

Delicious Edo Esan Black Soup