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Latest Oyo State News

Brief History of Oyo State Oyo, usually referred to as Oyo State to distinguish it from the city of Oyo, is an inland state in south-western Nigeria, with its capital at Ibadan. It is bounded in the north by Kwara State, in the east by Osun State, in the south …

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Latest Osun State News Today

Brief History of Osun State Osun was created in August 27, 1991 from part of the old Oyo State . The state’s name is derived from the River Osun , the venerated natural spring that is, the manifestation of the Yoruba goddess of the same name. Osun is an inland …

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Latest Ondo State News Today

Brief History of Ondo State Ondo State was created on the 3rd of February 1976 out of the former Western State. The state lies between latitudes 5 45’ and 7 52’N and longitudes 4 20’ and 6 03’E. Ondo State has a population of 3.4 million people, of which 1, …

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Latest Ogun State News Today

Brief History of Ogun State Ogun State is situated in the south western part of Nigeria. It is the 24th state in Nigeria according to size with its 16,980.55 square kilometres. By population, it is 16th with approximately 3.75 million people. The major language spoken in the state is Yoruba. …

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Latest Kwara State News Today

Brief History of Kwara state Kwara State was created on 27 May 1967, when the Federal Military Government of General Yakubu Gowon broke the four regions that then constituted the Federation of Nigeria into 12 states. At its creation, the state was made up of the former Ilorin and Kabba …

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Bauchi State News, Bauchi State Latest News Today

Bauchi State News

History of Bauchi State Bauchi State is one of the North-Eastern state in Northern Nigeria which was formed in 1976. The capital city is Bauchi with a population of 5 million according to the census conducted in 2006. In 1967, the Northern-Eastern states consist of Bauchi, Borno and Adamawa (read …

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Nigeria state maps and capitals

Nigeria state maps and capitals State Capital Abia State Umuahia Adamawa State Yola Akwa Ibom State Uyo Anambra State Awka Bauchi State Bauchi Bayelsa State Yenagoa Benue State Makurdi Borno State Maiduguri Cross River State Calabar Delta State Asaba Ebonyi State Abakaliki Edo State Benin Ekiti State Ado-Ekiti Enugu State …

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Kogi State Latest News Today

About Kogi State Kogi state was created in 1991 from Kwara and Benue state and is popularly called the confluence state, the is because the River Niger and River Benue meets at the capital city of the state which is Lokoja. Kogi is located in the central region of Nigeria. …

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Latest News in Anambra State Today Online

Anambra State Anambra state is situated in the south eastern part of Nigeria. The capital of the state is Awka, while Onitsha, Nnewi are the biggest commercial cities in the state. The state is bordered by Delta state to the west, Imo and Rivers state to the south, Enugu and …

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Latest News in Akwa Ibom State Today

Akwa Ibom is one of the eastern state in Nigeria and  one fo the six states that makes up the south south geo-political zones in Nigeria. The state was created in 1987 from Cross Rivers State with the population of over 5 million people. It is the highest oil and …

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