Nigeria is an Africa Country that is located In west Africa.Nigeria is blessed with Petroleum, Tin, Coal and other natural resources.In Nigeria, we have two rivers, River Niger and River Benue.
The Loko-Oweto bridges are located over the Benue River in the southern part of Nigeria. The couple of bridges have a total length close to 1835meters and are a build up of 20 typical, 85m long interior and two 67m long end spans. They were fashioned and buttress with concrete segments and constructed using a form traveller, with the harmonize cantilever method.
Let me show some epic photos of two love birds who are from Benue. Photo Credit FACEBOOKGood day readers in this article i will be showing you Photos of a couple from Benue which is a lady posted on her facebook page with a very romantic caption. This picture was posted by this lady "oyimowo" in the group Idoma Youth Forum(IYF) with a caption which she defined love, she said "Interpersonal love refers to love between human beings. It is a much more potent sentiment than a simple liking for a person.Unrequited
Kogi, is a state in the central region of Nigeria. It is popularly called the Confluence State because of the confluence of River Niger and River Benue at its capital, Lokoja, which is the first administrative capital of modern-day Nigeria. Check out below 10 popular nollywood actresses from the state: 1. Mercy Okojie Mercy Johnson Ozioma Okojie is a Nollywood actress, model and a philanthropist. She is currently married. She was born on 28 August, 1984 in Lagos & grew up in both Port Harcourt , Calabar &
The confluence is regarded as the point where Rivers Niger and Benue meet at lokoja in kogi state , forming a Y-shap structure in what appears to be a magnificent union and draining southwards into the ocean. River Niger is known to be brownish in colour, while River Benue is light green in colour. The River Niger remained a wonder to the first European who set foot on Nigeria's soil until John and Richard landers passed through the confluence on October 25th, 1830 thereby completing the journey Mongo Park.
The ladies are indeed having a field day with these photos of Kiddwaya enjoying his native delicacy. When you are wealthy, you live life so effortlessly and luxuriously! Kiddwaya is a whole meal eating a whole meal! Kiddwaya gets to eat his Famous Pocho and Fresh Fish from River Benue prepared by his mum yesterday! See how a son eats his mother’s mum’s food! Today, he's back in the news as he was pictured yesterday living life with a set of assorted dishes in their palatable home. Kiddwaya is indeed a ladies'
Kogi state is located in North-central Nigeria sharing boundary with 10 states including the Federal Capital Territory.In this state River Niger and River Benue met and the first headquarters of Nigeria Lokoja is the present capital of the state.Kogi State is made up of different tribes such as the Ebira, Okun, Igala, Bassa, Ogori, to mention a few.
The federal government of Nigeria has commenced the construction of a 2.3km bridge across River Benue which will connect Taraba state to plateau state. The IBI BRIDEGE as it is called, has an access road of 8km on both ends. The project was awarded by the federal government to RCC at a cost of N57 billion. Residents of Ibi local government area in Taraba state are happy and excited as this bridge will serve as the shortest link between Taraba state and Plateau state. Ibi local government is also the shortest
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has appealed to the Federal Government of Nigeria to dredge the River Benue as that would be the lasting solution to incessant flooding in parts of the state- Daily Trust Newspaper Those criticising the 2023 presidential ambition of the All Progressives Congress (APC)’s National Leader, Bola Tinubu, are only envious of the great strides he had attained both in his personal and political life, a party chieftain has said.- Daily Trust Newspaper Ameachi disclosed this during
This is a list of the longest rivers in Nigeria. This list talks about where they flow from and their length. The list also includes the river's location, where it begins its course, cities they flow through, and the miles they flow through. The list includes; River Niger This river is the longest in West Africa and also the longest river in Nigeria. It flows through Niger state, Kogi state, Delta state, and Anambra state. This river flows through 2597 miles. River Benue This river is the second longest
By Jirgba Terfa Jirgba The early hours of today witnessed the most gruesome murder of my senior colleague and brother, Hon. Barr, Moses Udam, his wife and 3 others. I have taken time to investigate what led to the killings and also to ascertain the true story, since there are several conflicting stories around the incident. What transpired at Agboughoul, behind Modern Market this morning that left the bodies of my colleague and several others dead is one of the several attacks by the Fulani herdsmen. Udam's
3/02/2021 BENUE AT 45, FROM SHELLENG TO ORTOM. By James Uloko. February 3, 1976 will remain an enduring milestone in the socio economic and political history of Benue State. It was on that day that Benue State was carved out of the defunct Benue-Plateau State by the then administration of late General Murtala Mohammed. The state aptly derived its name from the second largest river in Nigeria, the River Benue. Since it was created forty- five years ago, Benue state has made significant progress in all spheres
Talking about Kogi state, it is a state located in the North Central part of Nigeria. It is popularly called the "confluence state" because of the confluence of River Niger and River Benue at its capital. Lokoja which is the capital of Kogi is the first administrative capital of modern-day Nigeria. Talking about the political structure in the state, the kogites may likely be witnessing a change in power to another party come 2023, but the big question now is who is capable of taking up the leadership mantle?
It is better to do proper research before traveling to any state. If possible, you learn some minor things like greetings. They are some other information that could also help you there. For example, in kogi state, particularly in the Igala kingdom, they is a statement that you will say to someone that he or she might be moved to assist you. I would also tell you the funny story on how this "saying started". Trust me, the story is very very funny. Kogi state is one of the states that houses so many tribes. It
Kogi is a state in the north-central zone of Nigeria. Kogi is mostly known as the Confluence State due to the confluence of River Niger and River Benue at its capital Lokoja, that is the River Niger and River Benue met together and formed a Y shape in Kogi State. Lokoja the capital of the state is the first capital city of Nigeria. Nigeria was given it's name in Lokoja by the wife of Lord Lugard. Kogi State was formed on the 27 August, 1991 during the administration of General Ibrahim Babangida from the parts
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) recently alerted inhabitants of Nigeria to prepare ways of their safety as flooding looms in the country due to heavy downpour this year. Speaking concerning the issue at Benue People's House today in an advocacy visit paid him by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), the governor of Benue state, Samuel Ortom said "the major cause of flooding in the state is River Benue." River Benue is formed in a curvy nature which makes its content (water) overflow
DREDGING RIVER BENUE KEY TO FLOOD CONTROL IN MAKURDI - ORTOM Governor Samuel Ortom says until River Benue is dredged, flood control efforts in Makurdi and its environs will continue to yield little results. The Governor stated this today in an interview with journalists shortly after inspecting the level of devastation caused by flood in Makurdi metropolis as a result of several hours of downpour. He called on members of the National Assembly from the state to take the issue of dredging of River Benue seriously
The river Niger remained a wonder to the first Europeans who set foot on Nigeria's Soil until John and Richard Landers passed through the confluence on October 25 1830 there by completing the journey that mongo park has started. River Niger and Benue are the two largest rivers in west Africa.The two Rivers meet at lokoja in kogi state , forming a y-shaped structure in what appears to be a magnificent union and draining southwards into the ocean . while river Niger is a browish in colour , river Benue is light
After Exchanging Punches, Incantations, Brothers Struck Each Other To Death With Charms Over Farmland
They Exchanged Punches, And Strike Each Other With Charms And Died Minutes Apart 2 brothers identified as Iorhemba Adóón and Jima Adóón reportedly killed each other in Gwer West Local Government Area of Benue State during an argument which resulted in a fight over the ownership of farmland left behind by
The sad death of a Pregnant Woman identified as Nkechi and her husband, Barrister Moses Udam who was a popular Lawyer and human right activists has been generating reactions since it happened. The couple was brutally murdered in the house by unknown gunmen who are suspected to be Fulani herdsmen. Their bodies were found in their home at Agboughul Area of Markurdi on the 15th of December, 2020. They were gruesomely murdered and the poor woman was reported to be carrying a child when she was killed. The Husband