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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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It can be recalled that 17 persons were reportedly killed in an auto crash at Bacita junction along Jebba - Ilorin highway in Kwara state last Thursday.
(TAP) - The Jebba fig market opened on Sunday, parallel to the 3rd festival which bears the name of this emblematic fruit of the mountain village located in the northwest of the country (Beja governorate).
There are four thermal generation companies: Afam Power, Egbin Power, Sapele Power and Ughelli Power, and two hydro generators: Kainji/ Jebba Hydro Electric and Shiroro Hydro Electric.
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.
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.
'It quickly became apparent that in order to develop a translation system, we first needed both language and linguistic resources.'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.
This period witnessed the initiation, completion and commissioning of several ambitious and viable projects which included the Refinery in Port Harcourt; Paper Mill, Sugar Mill, the Niger Dam (in Jebba); the Niger Bridge; the Ughelli Thermal Plants; a development bank; a mint and security company; extension of ports' facilities; and the construction of a number of trunk 'A' roads.
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
In a separate operation, the Syrian Army troops and popular fighters thwarted the militant groups' attacks on the positions of the government forces in Krum Jebba, al-Ajraf and Eastern al-Samadaniyeh in the North of Quneitra city.
Army units, in cooperation with popular defense groups, thwarted terrorist organizations' infiltration and attack attempt towards Kroum Jebba, al-Ajraf and eastern al-Sammadaniya in the countryside of Quneitra.
Valencia, C.B.; 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.