They are said to have originally settled in the Northern Igbo Plateau, Nri-Awka, Amaigbo-Orlu before scattering to areas they now occupy. Professor A. E. Afigbo describes the Awka and Isuama (Orlu) area as the Igbo centre from where waves of migration started off to the South and East.
What is the history of Mbaise?
History. Mbaise came under British rule in 1902 during the Anglo-Aro War, when the British Aro Expeditionary Force subdued the Aro Confederacy in Owerri and Mbaise. By 1906, at the conclusion of the operation, present-day Mbaise was united under British control with some local autonomy.
How many communities are in ABOH mbaise?
11 communities Aboh-Mbaise L.G.A is made up of 11 communities which include Enyiogugu, Okwuato, Uvuru, Chokoneze, Amuzu, Mbutu, Lorji, Nguru- Nweke, Nguru-Nwekwo, Nguru-Nweorie and Nguru-Nweafor.
How many local government are in Orlu zone?
Many successful Nigerian businessmen, industrialists and champions of industries hail from its eleven local government areas that make up what is widely called Orlu Senatorial Zone. They include Orsu, Isu, Njaba, Nwangele, Nkwerre, Ideato North, Ideato South, Oru East, Oru West, Ohaji/Egbema and Oguta.
What is the meaning of ABOH?
Aboh or Abo, is a city in Delta State of Nigeria. It is the center of the Aboh Kingdom in Ndokwa land. It is located at an elevation of about 24m above sea level and is the headquarters of Ndokwa East Local Government Area in Delta State.
What is the postal code of Mbaise?
MbutuLocationPostcodeOnwuka-Na-Ukpabi462105Obokwu462105Obo462105Ihitte Ocha46210527 more rows
Which zone is Ohaji Egbema?
Ohaji/EgbemaOhaji-EgbemaLGACountryNigeriaStateImo StateTime zoneUTC+1 (WAT)
Is Okigwe in Abia or Imo State?
Okigwe is the third largest city, after Owerri and Orlu, while Ohaji/Egbema is fourth in Imo state. Okigwe is located in Okigwe Local Government Area of Nigeria....OkigweOkigwe Location in NigeriaCoordinates:5.483°N 7.55°ECoordinates:5.483°N 7.55°ECountryNigeriaStateImo State3 more rows
What does Imo State produce?
The state has several natural resources including crude oil, natural gas, lead, Calcium Carbonate, solar and wind power, zinc. Profitable flora including iroko, mahogany, obeche, bamboo, rubber tree and oil palm. Additionally white clay, fine sand and limestone are found in the state.
Which state is most educated in Nigeria?
Lagos State List by UNESCO (2012)RangStateliteracy rate (in %)1Lagos State92.02Osun State80.03Anambra State75.14Ekiti State74.734 more rows