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Jebba

(jĕb`ä), town, W Nigeria, the head of navigation on the Niger River. It is a port as well as a rail and road center. Paper is manufactured in the city. Jebba was conquered by the British in 1897 and served as the temporary capital of the Protectorate of Northern Nigeria from 1900 to 1902. The railroad reached Jebba in 1909, and in 1916 one of the few bridges across the Niger was built there. The Niger Dams project, begun in the 1980s, is designed to provide hydroelectric power to the area.
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Ramona Lile F of University of Arad, Dr Florin Popentiu of University of Oradea and Dr Muahmmad Adamu Jebba of Niger College of Education, Minna, Nigeria.
Ramona Lile F of University of Arad, Dr Florin Popentiu of University of Oradea and Dr MuahmmadAdamu Jebba of Niger College of Education, Minna, Nigeria.
Earlier, the SMIU's vice chancellor, Dr Muhammad Ali Shaikh signed the MoUs with Dr Ramona Lile of the University of Arad, Dr Florin Popentiu of the University of Oradea and Dr Muahmmad Adamu Jebba of Niger College of Education, Minna, Nigeria.
The Kwara State Public Library Board has the headquarters in Ilorin, Kwara State Capital of Nigeria and two Divisional Libraries at Jebba and Offa areas of Kwara State.
Project Location : Ragba, along Mokwa Jebba road in Mokwa
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a fashion designer, Nadya Hazboun from Hebron, with a traditional jebba maker from Tunis, Taher Chalbi; a furniture designer, Mirko Tattarini from Florence, with a ceramist from Palermo, Giulia Agnello; an interior designer, Samia Ben Abdallah from Tunis, with a jewelry designer from Athens, Harris Vassiliadis; and many others.
Generally the BAF of two fish species from Wadi Hanifah were found to be low compared to the other works from the River Niger at Jebba (Lawani and Alawode, 1987); Lagos lagoon (Okoye, 1991); River Niger, Onitsha (Obodo, 2002), River Benue, North and Central Nigeria (Eneji et al.
In addition to Aisha, the staff includes Asma Geitany, an educational psychologist; Charis Mallopas, a special needs educator; Marianna Gregoriou, an Assistive Technology specialist; Hania Al Jebba, a speech therapist; Panteleimon Makris, who is a consultant and expertise in Assistive Technology; and Bahiya Bbood, head of Human Resources and Training.
It was for part-financing the concessions on Jebba Power Station and Kainji Power Station, both owned by Kainji Hydro Electric.
The routes are Olorunshogo via ASADAM, University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) via Pipeline, GAMBARI via Agaka, MURTALA Mohd way, Old Jebba Road and BODE-Sa'adu.