Welcome to Current affairs page for Niger State — The Power State.

The state was created in 03/02/1976 by Gen. Murtala Muhammed. It is located in the North-Central region of Nigeria, and there are 25 local governments with the state capital being Minna.

State Capital

The state capital is Minna.

State Slogan

The official state slogan is The Power State.

Creation Date

The state was created on 03/02/1976.

State Creator

The state was created by Gen. Murtala Muhammed.


The population is 4400974.

Land Area

It has a land area of 76363 square kilometres.

Number of Local Governments

There are 25 local governments here.

Geopolitical Zone

This state is situated in North-Central geopolitical zone.

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