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geography of the eastern provinces of Nigeria

J. H. Jennings

geography of the eastern provinces of Nigeria

by J. H. Jennings

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Published by Cambridge U.P. in Cambridge, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria
    • Subjects:
    • Nigeria -- Geography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] J. H. Jennings and S. O. Oduah.
      ContributionsOduah, S. O., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT515.2 .J4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 208 p.
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5988372M
      LC Control Number66018661

      namely the North-Eastern, which has been created by putting together the four Provinces of Bauchi, Bornu, Adamawa, and Sardauna, and which has its headquarters at Maiduguri-Yerwa (see Map 2).1 The area of these Provinces together, , square miles, represents I per cent of the total area of Nigeria, and even though the land is. 1 Jan Southern Nigeria Protectorate part of British Nigeria Colony as Southern Provinces. Southern provinces divided into Eastern and Western Regions.

      It flows through eastern Nigeria from its source in Cameroon's Adamawa Plateau, and meets with the Niger River south of the country's capital, Abuja. Niger River This is the principal and longest river in Western Africa, flowing along Nigeria's border with Benin before flowing through the country to its mouth in the Gulf of Guinea. This module on Geography is one of a series of Geography books. It’s intended for learners in the 6th grade. It is divided into four terms. It focuses on topics on direction, trade and transport routes, population, weather predictions, biomes, wealth and poverty and developing countries.

      GEOGRAPHY Location: Nigeria is located in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea between Benin and Cameroon. Size: Nigeria has an area of , square kilometers, including ab square kilometers of water. Land Boundaries: Nigeria shares borders with Cameroon (1, kilometers) in the east, Niger (1, kilometers) in the north, Benin ( kilometers) in the west, and Chad (87 . Additional Physical Format: Online version: Quinn-Young, Charles Theodore. Geography of Nigeria. London, New York, Longmans, Green [] (OCoLC)


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