The Six Geopolitical Zones In Nigeria With Their States

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The Six Geopolitical Zones In Nigeria is the division of the country into six zones which consist of states with similar cultures, history, background and close territories. The Six Geopolitical Zones In Nigeria were created during the regime of President Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida.
Below is the list of the Zones and the states that fall under each of them.

1. NORTH CENTRAL- (7 States) Niger, Kogi, Benue, Plateau, Nassarawa, Kwara and FCT.

2. NORTH EAST- (6 States) Bauchi, Borno, Taraba, Adamawa, Gombe and Yobe.

3. NORTH WEST- (7 States) Zamfara, Sokoto, Kaduna, Kebbi, Katsina, Kano and Jigawa.

4. SOUTH EAST- (5 States) Enugu, Imo, Ebonyi, Abia and Anambra

5. SOUTH SOUTH – (6 States) Bayelsa, Akwa Ibom, Edo, Rivers, Cross River and Delta.

6. SOUTH WEST- (6 States) Oyo, Ekiti, Osun, Ondo, Lagos and Ogun.

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153 thoughts on “The Six Geopolitical Zones In Nigeria With Their States

  1. It’s relevant but I feel there should be much clearer maps on each geopolitical zones, which will make it easy for users. Anyway thanks for the information.👍😊

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  2. This is so cool
    As a secondary school student i find this very useful
    Tnxs to you Mr Opemipo am gonna get a 100% in my assignment
    Tnxs once again and more grease to your elbows
    Also cudos to you

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