It may come slowly but gradually, we seem to be having a road map for the actualization of the Second Niger Bridge. With massive construction going on this site virtually all day and on this article I will be showing you the latest photos from the Second Niger Bridge as it nears completion.
Felicia Ifeoma Ekejiuba (Omu Okwei) was born in 1872 in Osomari town, located on the lower Niger River (present-day Anambra State). Her father was a famous warrior and wealthy prince of Osomari. At age 9, she was sent to live with her aunt in Igalaland where she learned basic business practices.
In Nigeria the Kainji Dam, Shiroro Dam, newly Zungeru Dam and the Jebba dam are used to generate hydropower.The water resources of the Niger River are under pressure due to increased water abstraction for irrigation and due to the impact of climate change.
Do you know what the house of the first-ever Nigerian Colonial master looks like?Sir Lord Frederick Lugard was a British soldier, leader and colonial administrator who amalgamated the Southern Protectorate and the northern Protectorate to become one country in 1914.
We have many Rivers in Nigeria but these Rivers are the major Rivers in Nigeria. 1. Benue River Benue River, previously known as the Chadda River or Tchadda, is the major Tributary of the Niger River. The river is approximately 1,400 kilometers long and is almost entirely navigable during summer months.
Niger-Deltans consist of Nigerians living in the South-south region of the country, they include the Ijaws, Urhobos, Efik, and also mixed with Igbos.
The name Nigeria is a wonderful name that is loved by so many people especially Nigerians.The name which came from the famous Niger River is a wonderful name that was coined out many years ago.A lot of people love the name but most people do not know the person who suggested the name and the year the Country was named.
Nigeria was created by the colonial masters. Flora Shaw, a renowned woman, named the West African country after one of its features – the Niger River. All these are history now. Since the proposal by a concerned citizen to change the name of Nigeria to a stated name, almost everyone thinks that there is an ulterior motive behind it.
Onitsha is a City located on the eastern bank in the Niger River, in Nigeria's Anambra State.A metropolitan City, Onitsha is known for its River port and as an economic hub for commerce industry and education.
Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) has appealed for international assistance to boost development efforts in the Niger Basin, which is home to over 160 million people who rely on the River for their lives. Buhari made the remarks when opening the Niger Basin Authority's virtual 12th Summit of Heads of State and Government in Abuja on Thursday.
This article highlights the story, challenges, and agitations of the Igbo people.In ancient times, there was a tribe that lived happy, free, and independent of all vices of oppression not until an invasion by foreigners forcefully conquered them.
In a video shared by celebrity blogger, Tunde Ednut, two cars could be seen struggling to get pass a deluge. The video is quite a pathetic one because it exposes the pitiable and deplorable conditions that people experience in some part of Nigeria. Watching the video, it could be ascertained that the place where this happened is Delta state, particularly the Asaba side of Delta.
Rome was not built in a day. This is basically one of the sayings I've set as a principle for life. Events may be unfolding slowly, but gradually and surely, we seem to be nearing the road course for the completion of the Second Niger Bridge.
Actually, Niamey is the capital and largest city of Niger.Niamey lies on the Niger River, primarily situated on the east bank.Niamey's population was counted as 1,026,848 as of the 2012 census.
Below are three adorable places in Niger State one can visit for vacation or tourism purposes. 1.Gurara Waterfalls.Gurara Waterfalls is located in Gurara, a local government area of Niger State, North Central Nigeria.The waterfalls is approximately 30 metres in height and it lies on the Gurara River along the Suleja-Minna Road.
The Nigerian President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd. ), has officially stepped down as the chairman of the Niger Basin Authority in West Africa. It is a known intergovernmental organization in West Africa which aims to foster cooperation, management and development of the resources of the basin of the Niger River.
The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd. ), has appealed for international assistance to help the Niger Basin region, which is home to more than 160 million people who rely on the river for their livelihoods. Buhari made the remarks when opening the Niger Basin Authority's virtual 12th Summit of Heads of State and Government in Abuja on Thursday.
After an overcrowded boat sank on the Niger River, men remove the body of a man out of the water in Ngaski, Nigeria, on May 26, 2021. Reuters Abubakar Malami, the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, stated on Saturday that the Federal Government is trying to prevent a repeat of the Kebbi boat accident across the country.
Niger, officially known as the Republic of the Niger, is a West African landlocked nation named after the Niger River.