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Thursday, 21 August 2014

NEWS: Behold The Proposed New Map Of Nigeria

If approved by the presidency, Nigeria is set to have 18 additional new states!The proposed new map of Nigeria

It's official, Nigeria could have 18 new states following the July 3rd recommendation of the delegates of the National Confab if approved by President Goodluck Jonathan.

The states which were carved from the 6 geo-political zones of the country will bring the total number of states in Nigeria to 54.

Members of the National Conference Committee on Political Restructuring and Forms of Government jointly headed by Ike Nwachukwu & Mohammed Kumalia released a copy of the newly proposed map of Nigeria with the additional states added. The additional new states are:

-Apa from Benue

-Edu from Niger

-Kainji from Kebbi state

-Katagum from Bauchi

-Savannah from Borno

-Amana from Adamawa

-Gurara from Kaduna

-Ghari from Kano

-Etiti from South East

-Aba from Abia

-Adada from Enugu

-Njaba from Anambra and Imo

-Oil River from Rivers state

-Anioma from Delta state

-Ogoja from Cross River State

-Ijebu from Ogun State

-Ose state from Edo

-New Oyo State from the present Oyo State

Meanwhile the closing ceremony for the CONFAB will take place tomorrow August 21st where the final report adopted by the delegates will be handed to President Jonathan for consideration and approval.

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