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lignites of southeastern Nigeria

C. N. Okezie

lignites of southeastern Nigeria

a summary of available information

by C. N. Okezie

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Published by Geological Survey of Nigeria in [Lagos] .
Written in English

  • Nigeria.
    • Subjects:
    • Lignite -- Nigeria.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 17.

      Statementby C.N. Okezie and S.A. Onuogu.
      SeriesOccasional paper / Geological Survey of Nigeria ;, no. 10, Occasional paper (Geological Survey of Nigeria) ;, no. 10.
      ContributionsOnuogu, S. A.
      LC ClassificationsTN834.N5 O38 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 28 p. :
      Number of Pages28
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2482958M
      LC Control Number87403431

      This paper examined the effects of rural-urban migration on the rural communities of Southeastern Nigeria. Data were obtained using mixed methods approach comprising questionnaire surveys and key informant interviews. Six rural local government areas (LGAs) were selected based on population size and spatial equity from two states of Southeastern by:   UMUAKA, Nigeria — In August, under a bright blue sky and in front of 2, worshipers, Bishop Gregory Ochiagha performed the first traditional Latin ordination in Nigeria since the vernacular Missing: lignites.   And there's a lot of complexity in Nigeria, that it's — it's Africa's most populous nation. And it really is incredibly diverse, and that the north and the south, for example, can sometimes feel Missing: lignites.

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