Mineral resources found in Imo State

Imo state is located in the south-eastern region of Nigeria. Named after the Imo River, it occupies the area between the lower River Niger and the upper and middle Imo River. The state is predominantly inhabited by Igbos with Christianity being the main religion. It shares boundaries with Abia state …

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Mineral resources found in Enugu State

Enugu State is one of the Igbo- speaking states in Nigeria. It was named after its capital city—Enugu, which means “the top of the hill”. It is located in the south-eastern region and is bounded by Abia State and Imo State to the south, Ebonyi State to the east, Benue …

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Mineral resources found in Ebonyi State

Ebonyi State is one of the south-eastern states in Nigeria. It shares borders with Cross Rivers State to the east, Enugu State to the west, Benue State to the north, and Imo and Abia to the south. Inhabitants of Ebonyi are called Ebonyians. They are primarily made up of Igbos …

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Mineral resources found in Abia State

Abia state is a south-eastern state in Nigeria. It shares borders with Imo state to the west and Cross Rivers State and Akwa Ibom State to the east and southeast respectively. To the south of the state is Rivers State, and to the North and northeast are 3 states—Anambra, Enugu, …

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Mineral resources found in Anambra State

Anambra is an Igbo speaking state in Nigeria and has its root name as Ọmambala which is the name of the Anambra River which flows through the state. The colonialist found it slightly difficult pronouncing the original name and decided to change it to Anambra. Anambra State is located in …

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Consequences of child marriage in Nigeria

Child marriage is downright brutality on the mental wellness of the female child. The acceptable age for marriage, which is 18, still leaves room for debate, yet we see girls who are not mentally, emotionally, and physically riped for marriage forced into marriage. Marriage is for the mature minds, those …

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Full list of Local Government Areas (LGAs) in Nigeria

  In Nigeria, there are 774 local government areas in 36 states. In this article, we are going to be looking at the list of local government areas in Nigeria. 1. Abia State (17 LGAs) Aba North, Aba South, Isiala-Ngwa North, Isiala-Ngwa South, Ukwa West, Ukwa East, Obingwa, Ikwuano, Bende, …

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Overview of Federal Ministries in Nigeria and their functions

There are over 25 ministries in Nigeria, each of which is saddled with specific responsibilities and assignments; each of the ministries is usually headed by an individual (minister) upon approval by the President and Senate. The Federal Ministries in Nigeria are as listed below: Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development: …

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Nigeria Federal Ministers and their portfolios 2019

Following the senate screening of the 42 ministerial nominees of President Mohammadu Buhari, a new set of federal ministers has emerged. Their names and ministries assigned to were announced on the 21st of August 2019 at the National House of Assembly and were also sworn in that same day. While …

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