About Nuba Mountains

Find out more about Nuba Mountains and discover one of the great wonders of Sudan.

The Nuba Mountains, also referred to as the Nuba Hills , is an area located in South Kordofan, Sudan. The area is home to a group of indigenous ethnic groups known collectively as the Nuba peoples. In the 18th century, the Nuba Mountains became home to the kingdom of Taqali that controlled the hills of the mountains until their defeat by Mahdi Muhammad Ahmad.