Jigawa


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Jigawa

a state of N Nigeria. Capital: Dutse. Pop.: 3 164 134 (1995 est.). Area (including Kano state): 43 285 sq. km (16 712 sq. miles)
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THE President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, on Wednesday, laid a foundation stone for the construction of a multi-billion Naira rice processing mill in Hadin, Jigawa state, under Dangote Rice Outgrower Scheme.
Jigawa State has an excellent solar resource, which will allow us to generate electricity in a cost-effective manner.
According to him 'A lot of rumours had been going around saying that when I finished my the deputy governor which is my second term in 2019, I will contest for Senator position in Jigawa north-east senatorial zone'.
Nasiru Isyaku, Managing Director and CEO of BPS, said: We have worked very closely with the Jigawa State Government and the many stakeholders in the Federal Government to bring this project to fruition with the goal of supplying Nigeria with the much-needed electricity while caring for the environment.
29, 2016, by Nigeria/Niger Joint Commission for Cooperation (NNJC) in Jigawa.
Nasiru Isyaku, Managing Director and CEO of BPS, added,"We worked very closely with the Jigawa State government and the many stakeholders in the federal government to bring this project to fruition with the goal of supplying Nigeria with the much-needed electricity while caring for the environment.
A staff of the Biochemical Department of the Federal University Dutse, (FUD) in Jigawa stats, Dr Salihu Ibrahim Ismail developed a herbal anti-diabetic and anti-cancer drugs.
Geographical region: 6 States - Anambra, Cross River, Jigawa, Kano, Osun and Yobe
These States are Jigawa Bauchi, Kogi, Osun, Cross River, Anambra, Katsina, Kano, Taraba, Gombe, Adamawa, Niger, Nassarawa, Benue, Oyo, Ekiti, Kwara, Borno (IDP), Kaduna and Plateau.
RI component - 23 States and FCT (Abia, Cross River, Gombe, Kebbi, Osun, Plateau, Akwa Ibom, Anambra, Bauchi, Ebonyi, Edo, Jigawa, Kaduna, Katsina, Kogi, Kwara, Lagos, Ogun, Rivers, Sokoto, Yobe, Zamfara, Kano and F.
Vice-President Atiku Abubakar, former Jigawa governor, Sule Lamido are also seeking the PDP's ticket.
The state's first granite firm is set to export 30 containers of granite to China per month, following the effort of the current Jigawa State government toward economic diversification.