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Abia State Government Website
Abia is an acronym formed from the initial letters of four groups of people, namely: Aba, Bende, lsuikwuato and Afikpo. These constituted the major groups in the state at its creation. At the country's independence in 1960, Abia was part of the then Eastern Region. From 27th May, 1967, it became a part of the East Central State, created by the then Head of the Federal Military Government, General Yakubu Gowon. On 3rd February, 1976, East Central State was split into two states (Anambra and Imo) by the Federal Military Government headed by General Murtala Mohammed.

ABUBAKAR's Bio-data
Welcome to the world's largest concentration of Blacks. Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar's Bio-data Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar was born in Minna, Niger State on ...

Abuja - Nigeria Government
Provides an introduction to the capital and includes sections on the city's administration, development, accessibility, and tourism.

Akinjide Is A Political Spoiler -Obasanjo Group
[an error occurred while processing this directive] P.M. News P.M.B. 21531, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria Tel: 920975/ 4924998 | Fax: 4924998/ 4923710 E-mail: Akinjide Is A Political Spoiler -Obasanjo Group January 22, 1999 By Iyobosa...

Akwa Ibom State (AKS)
Virtual Site designed for the people of Akwa Ibom State and its Vicinity. Associations, Organizations, Government, States, Efik, News, Niger Delta, Oil, Petroleum, Resources, Tribes, Chat Romms, Email Services, Technology, People, Easterners, Clubs, USA, America, Canada, Exhibitions, Foundations, Profiles, Non Profit, Unions, Development, Societies, Educations, Internet, Technologies, Infrastructures, Personal Websites.

Akwa Ibom State Official Website
Akwa Ibom State, was created on September 23, 1987 by the government of President Ibrahim Babangida from the former Cross River State. Virtual Site designed for the people of Akwa Ibom State and its Vicinity. Gas, Natural Resources, Communities, Associations, Organizations, Government, States, Legislations, Local Government, Universities, Politics, Businesses, Investment, Tourism, Efik, News, Solid Materials, Niger Delta, Oil, Petroleum, Resources, Tribes, Chat Romms, Email Services, Technology, People, Easterners, Clubs, USA, Investment Council, Promotions, America, Ibibio, Anang, Oron, Eket, Ibeno, Mbo, Canada, Exhibitions, Foundations, Profiles, Non Profit, Unions, Development, Societies, Educations, Internet, Technologies, Cultureal Groups, Infrastructures, Personal Websites, Commodities.

Anambra State Government Website
Located in South-East Nigeria, Anambra State is bounded by Delta State to the west, Imo State to the south, Enugu State to the east and Kogi State to the north. It has one of the highest population densities in Africa. The state comprises numerous thickly populated villages, a number of small towns and a few major towns; some areas are so thickly populated that the estimated density is 1500-2000 persons living within every square kilometre. Most of the population is rural, although over the last two decades the rural-urban migration has stretched the meagre urban services to a breaking point.

Awolowo, Obafemi
AWOLOWO, Obafemi AWOLOWO, Obafemi (1909-87), Nigerian nationalist and Yoruba political leader. Born in Ikenne, the son of a farmer, Awolowo was trained as a lawyer. He became involved in politics in the 1940s and organized the Action Group in 1951..

Azikiwe, Dr. Nnamdi
An account, in four parts of the life of Nigeria's first President.

Bauchi Radio Corporation
We are a broadcast organization wholly owned by Bauchi state government of Nigeria, and established in 1977 under the then Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation NBC, now known as Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria FRCN. As a matter of corporate policy, our fundamental goals and objectives are primarily to keepour target audience well- informed and educated on the activities, programmes and other sundry matters of the government of Bauchi state as theydirectly affect the lives of millions of the population in the state.

Bauchi State Official Website
Bauchi State was created on 3rd February 1976 out of the defunct North East State by the Murtala Ramat Muhammad administration along with six others in the country, thus bringing the total number of states at the time to 19 in Nigeria. The six states created along with bauchi were Gongola, Niger, Benue, Ogun, Imo and Ondo. Until its creation, Bauchi was a large Provinve comprising Bauchi, Gombe and Katagum Divisions that constituted its geo-political units. The predominant ethnic groups are Hausa, Fulani, Kanuri, Gerawa, Sayawa, Jarawa, Bolawa, Kare-Kare, and Warjawa.

Bayelsa State Government Website
Bayelsa State was created on October 1, 1996 out of the old Rivers State. The name, Bayelsa, is an acronym of three former Local Government areas – Brass, Yenagoa and Sagbama – in the then Rivers State, which had earlier on comprised the entire area now constituting Bayelsa State. Bayelsa State was created on October 1, 1996 out of the old Rivers State. The name, Bayelsa, is an acronym of three former Local Government areas – Brass, Yenagoa and Sagbama – in the then Rivers State, which had earlier on comprised the entire area now constituting Bayelsa State.

BBC News | Africa | Nigerian opposition against nominating Abacha
Opposition groups in Nigeria have condemned attempts to nominate the military ruler as a presidential candidate of all legal political parties.

Benue State Goverment Benue State as it exists today is a surviving legacy of an administrative entity which was carved out of the protectorate of northern Nigeria at the beginning of the twentieth century. The territory was initially known as Munshi Province until 1918 when the name of its dominant geographical feature, the ‘River Benue' was adopted. As an administrative unit, Benue State was first created on February 3, 1976. It was one of the seven states created by the military administration headed by the late General Murtala Mohammed, which increased the number of states in the country from 13 to 19. In 1991 its boundaries were adjusted with the creation of Kogi State.

Biographies Of Nigerian Leaders
Profiles the country's military and political leaders before and after independence until 1966, when the country underwent a military takeover.

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Borno State Goverment Borno state is acronymic “The Home of Peace”. And truly it is. This is why people of different tribes and religions from within the country and even beyond find the state as a haven where they go about their businesses without any qualms. Peoples have been living in the Chad Basin area before the Empires of Kanem and Bomb were founded. The basin which stretches from he Tibesti Mountain in the north, the Mandara Mountains in the South, from the ancient town of air in the West to the Ennedi in the east has an area of open water which had once covered its present size for over 4,000 years.

Brass LNG
Brass LNG welcomes the participation of people and suppliers from Brass Island, Bayelsa State and all of Nigeria in order to support the Nigerian economy. This is the focus of our 'Nigerian Content' policy. Applying sound social and environmental practices, superior technology and skilled leadership to the safe production and marketing of Liquefied Natural Gas. NNPC, Conoco Phillips, Eni, Total.

Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE)   The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) is the implementing agency for the Privatisation Programme of the Government of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. It serves as the secretariat of the National Council on Privatisation (NCP) which is the policy making body for the Privatisation Programme.

Calabar , Nigeria, West Africa - city and port guide.
Dedicated service to provide all the links and information on Calabar located in Nigeria travel, accommodation, restaurants, clubs and bars, local industry, local publications, education, shipsagents and brokers,

Chido Nwangwu, Azikiwe: Statesman and titan of African politics
Chido Nwangwu, Azikiwe: Statesman and titan of African politics

Chief Obafemi Awolowo
Chief Obafemi Awolowo Chief Obafemi Awolowo, leader of the banned Action Group and leader of the Yorubas of western Nigeria, was born on March 6, 1909. Son of a farmer and self made man, Chief Awolowo was educated at Anglican and Methodist school.

Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments:
Federal Republic of Nigeria This CIA publication provides the names of Nigeria's head of state and state ministers, the governor of the Central Bank, the head of the presidential cabinet, the ambassador to the United States and the U.N. permanent representative.

Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999
Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999 [ CHAPTER I ][ CHAPTER II ][ CHAPTER III ][ CHAPTER IV ][ CHAPTER V ][ CHAPTER VI ][ CHAPTER VIII ] Warning: Incomplete ..

Consulate General of Nigeria in New York, United States of America
Consulate General of Nigeria in New York, United States of America

Consulate General Of Republic of Nigeria - South Africa
 Consulate General Of Republic of Nigeria, South Africa -
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Cross River State Government Official Website
Cross River State has a land mass of 23,074km2. The State is covered by a body of waters from the tributaries of the Cross River and the Atlantic Ocean. This renders the land very fertile and provides abundant aquatic resources for exploitation. Two-thirds of Cross River State is covered by tropical rain forests, making it one of the world's biodiversity hotspots. The state is also blessed with mineral resources like: oil and gas; clay; salt; lime stone; kaolin, barite, and quartzite.  Welcome to DAWODU.COM Dedicated to Nigeria's socio-political issues. Articles on Nigeria social and political isues are also featured.

Delta State Goverment Official Website
Delta State was created on the 27th August, 1991 from the defunct Bendel State. Bendel State was formerly known as the Midwestern Region at the time it gained regional status in August, 1963, from the then western region. At the inception of Delta State it was made up of twelve political division called Local Government Area (L.G.A), which was later increased to 19 in 1996. Presently the State is made up of 25 Local Government Areas. On the southern flank is the Bight of Benin which covers approximately 160 kilometres of the State's coastline. based industries and facilities. They are: a refinery at Ekpan, a gas plant at Okpai, a steel complex at Ovwian/Aladja, two gas fired electricity stations at Sapele and Ughelli and an oil export terminus at Forcados.

Democracy Now! July 8-Police Brutality-Abiola
Audio Report-July 8 Police Brutality-Abiola

Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR)
Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR, the Inspectorate Agency of the Ministry of Petroleum. We are involved in facilitation and distribution of Petroleum Resources throughout the country.- Oil, Government, Agencies, Businesses, Petrol, finances, Niger Delta, Investment, Gas, Organizations.

DRC: a debt reconciliation committee   The establishment of an effective and efficient debt management system is now widely recognized as a major element of a sound economic management strategy, because of the crucial link with fiscal and monetary policies as well as overall macroeconomic economic management. Institutions Department of the Ministry of Finance; African and Bilateral economic Relations Department of the Ministry of Finance; Home Finance Department of the Ministry of Finance; Treasury Department of the Accountant General's Office; Government, Debt management department of the Central Bank; Debt Conversion Committee Secretariat of the Central Bank; and Public Debt Office of the Central Bank. Cooperation.

Ebonyi State Government Website
The state was created on October 1, 1996 after 39 years of sustained agitation and struggle. The State was, on creation, bare of infrastructural facilities and basic amenities. Ebonyi State is a mainland south-eastern state of Nigeria, officially the Federal Republic of Nigeria.and inhabited and populated primarily by Igbo of south eastern nigeria. Its capital and largest city is Abakaliki.

Edo State Government Official Website
Edo State was created on August 27, 1991 under the Federal Military Government headed by General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida. Until then, Edo State with Delta State formed what was then known as Bendel State. With Benin City as capital, the population of the entire state is approximately 4million. It is made up of three major ethnic groups; namely the Binis, Esan and Afemai. However the State has a high presence of residents from across the country and the world because of its cosmopolitan tendencies. Benin City the capital has a history of being one of the foremost destinations of Europeans during their exploration of Africa continent many centuries ago.

Official Website of Ekiti State Goverment of Nigeria
Ekiti State of Nigeria was created on 1 st October, 1996 along side other five by the late Head of state and Commander-in-Chief of Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, General Sani Abacha, GCON in a nation-wide broadcast to mark the 36 th Independence anniversary of Nigeria. The State, carved out of Ondo State, cover the former twelve local government areas that made up the Ekiti Zone of old Ondo State. However, Ekiti State, on creation took off with sixteen (16) local government areas, having had additional four carved out of the old ones. State Government, South West, Yorubas, Odudua, housing, business, financial hub, developments, Investors, Properties. Properties, Investors, Governors Properties, tourism, tourists, businesses, resorts.

Ekiti State Home Page
As the sun rises and sets over the rugged hills that dot Ekiti State, a visitor is daily enveloped in the peace and quiet of this warm Nigerian State. Ekiti is a virgin State.Viewed against the chaos of modern development, Ekiti State is where you want to go for harmony and a shot at new opportunities. Government, South West, Yoruba, Southerners.

Elections in Nigeria
Wilfried Derksen provides the date of Nigeria's most recent parliamentary election, the name of the newly appointed president and a list of the country's political parties.

Embassy of France in Nigeria Website
You will find here informations about Franco-nigerian relations. Cooperation, Education, Culture, Technology, Economy, France, Nigeria, Media, Press, News, Africa, Tourism, Vacations, Government, Visa, Trade, Export and Import, Organizations, French, Paris, Travels, Airlines, Safaris, Agencies, Europeans, Europe.

Energy Information Administration on Nigeria
Learn about Nigeria's role in oil production and export. Includes background info, maps and an index of related domestic companies

Enterprise Nigeria Foundation
An entrepreneurship development programme targeted at growth oriented Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Nigeria.
The EMPRETEC Programme Model. The Empretec Programme targets SMEs engaged in value-added activities either in the manufacturing or service sectors. It provides these SMEs with a comprehensive range of services, Including entrepreneurial and management skills development, business opportunmity identification, preparation of business plans, management advisory and extension services, facilitating access to credit, assistance in developing linkages with local large businesses (as well as with foreign companies), productivity improvement, technology enhancement and export development assistance.

Enugu State Government Website
ENUGU STATE, South-East of Nigeria, is one of the thirty-six States constituting the Nigerian Federation. It came into being on August 27, 1991 when the administration of President Ibrahim Babangida finally acquiesced to the long agitations of Waawa people for a State they could truly call their own. Enugu State derives its name from the capital city, ENUGU (top of the hill) which is regarded as the oldest urban area in the Igbo speaking area of Southeast Nigeria. The city owes its geopolitical significance to the discovery of coal in 1909 by a team of British geologists.

Ex Military Leader Speaks On MKO, Dele Giwa, Abacha
Ibrahim Babangida, the gap-toothed army General that annulled the 1993 elections, has opened up for the first time...

Falae: Presidential Hopeful With Double Hat
Samuel Oluyemisi Falae, the joint presidential candidate of Nigeria's Alliance for Democracy (AD) and the All People's Party (APP) Correspondent LAGOS, Nigeria (PANA)- Samuel Oluyemisi Falae, the joint presidential candidate of Nigeria's Alliance...

Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja   Abuja, Nigeria's new capital city, is located in the middle of the country. The Federal Capital Territory has a land area of 8,000 square kilometres, which is two and halftimes the size of Lagos, the former capital of Nigeria. The FCT is bounded on the north by Kaduna State, on the west by Niger State, on the east and south-east by Plateau State, and on the south-west by Kogi State. It falls within latitude 7° 25' N and 9° 20° North of the Equator and longitude 5° 45' and 7° 39'. The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) was created on 31st December 2004 following the scrapping of the Ministry of the Federal Capital Territory (MFCT).

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Feedback to the Embassy
Welcome to the future home of We will bring them to you as fast as we can. The editor of these pages Mr Peter Dama Nigeria Information Service Centre Brussels. Embassy of the Federal Republic of Nigeria -

GMFD - Ambito Juridico - Nigeria
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Gombe State Goverment Home Page: Gombe is a forward looking state with significant economic reasources and excellent mineral resources potentials. Created on October 1 1996 out of the former Bauchi State. It is located in the north eastern zone, right within the expansive savannah region and shares a common boundary with the states of Borno, Taraba, Adamamwa and Bauchi. Gombe State has an area 20,265 Square Kilometers with a population 2.4 Million with its Capital in Gombe. Other major cities include Dukku, Billiri, Bajoga and Kaltungo. Gombe State has various ethnic groups like Tangale, Terawa, Waja, Kumo, Fulani, Kanuri, Bolewa, Jukun, Pero/Shonge, Tula, Cham, Lunguda, Dadiya, Banbuka, Hausa and Kamo/Awak among others.

Governments on the WWW: Nigeria
Links to websites of governmental institutions and political parties in Nigeria.

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