Welcome to Current affairs page for Ebonyi State — Salt of the Nation.

The state was created in 01/10/1996 by General Sani Abacha. It is located in the South-East region of Nigeria, and there are 12 local governments with the state capital being Abakaliki.

State Capital

The state capital is Abakaliki.

State Slogan

The official state slogan is Salt of the Nation.

Creation Date

The state was created on 01/10/1996.

State Creator

The state was created by General Sani Abacha.


The population is 3490383.

Land Area

It has a land area of 6401 square kilometres.

Number of Local Governments

There are 12 local governments here.

Geopolitical Zone

This state is situated in South-East geopolitical zone.

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