AskBiography Logo   Latest News  Follow Us on Twitter  Follow Us on Google Buzz  Became Fan - Facebook  Subscribe to RSSRSS   Bookmark and Share

Kaduna

Administration
Full nameKaduna
Official nameKaduna
CountryNigeria
StateKaduna State
Government
GovernorPatrick Yakowa
Geography
Total Area1188.9 sq mi (3080 km2)
Demography
Total Population760084 (2006 census)
EthnicitiesGbagyi, Hausa, Yoruba, and Igbo,
Other information
Time zoneCET (UTC+1)
- Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+1)

     Home | City | Kaduna



Kaduna is the state capital of Kaduna State in north-central Nigeria. The city, located on the Kaduna River, is a trade center and a major transportation hub for the surrounding agricultural areas with its rail and road junction. The population of Kaduna is at 760,084 as of the 2006 Nigerian census. The symbol of Kaduna is the crocodile, called kada in the native Hausa language.


Warning: simplexml_load_file(http://gdata.youtube.com/feeds/api/videos/-/Kaduna?orderby=viewCount&max-results=10) [function.simplexml-load-file]: failed to open stream: HTTP request failed! HTTP/1.0 410 Gone in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Warning: simplexml_load_file() [function.simplexml-load-file]: I/O warning : failed to load external entity "http://gdata.youtube.com/feeds/api/videos/-/Kaduna?orderby=viewCount&max-results=10" in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Fatal error: Call to a member function children() on a non-object in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 260