Bauchi State

Nigeria

Region

state
GeoPoint: 10.5 , 10  
Websitehttp://www.bauchistate.gov.ng/
CountryNigeria
Population4.7M

About Bauchi State

Bauchi, usually referred to as Bauchi State to distinguish it from the city of Bauchi, is a state in northern Nigeria. Its capital is the city of Bauchi. The state was formed in 1976 when the former North-Eastern State was broken up. It originally included the area now in Gombe State, which became a distinct state in 1996. The Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University is located in the capital city Bauchi. Other educational institutions located in the state include Bauchi State University, Abubakar Tatari Ali Polytechnic and Federal Polytechnic, Bauchi.

Region Types

administrative districtbauchi statedistrictsettlementsubdivision

Nicknames

list of nigerian states' nicknamespearl of tourism

Translations

bauchi (de)bauchi (delstat) (sv)bauchi (estado) (pt)bauchi (in)bauchi (staat) (nl)bauchi (stato) (it)bauczi (stan) (pl)estado de bauchi (es)estat de bauchi (ca)état de bauchi (fr)ŝtato bauĉi (eo)баучи (штат) (ru)баучі (штат) (uk)ولاية باوتشي (ar)바우치주 (ko)バウチ州 (ja)包奇州 (zh)

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Region Info

Area Info

  • Country: Nigeria
  • Population Info

    • Population: 4.7M inhabitants

    Sources: Back4App, DBpedia
     — Date merged: 7/19/2021, 11:53:22 AM