Aba
in Aba South of Abia State, Nigeria

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
5.107 and 7.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 5° 6' 23" and E 7° 22' 0"
Currency and Currency Code:
Naira - NGN
Spoken languages:
English, Hausa, Yoruba, Igbo, Fulah
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:52 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:15 am and 6:15 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-2.777 and -171.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Kanton Village
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Nigeria in Western Africa

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Nigeria.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Nigeria. Last Update: 2019-10-16 07:22:50

Explore Aba

Aba in Aba South (Abia State) with it's 897,560 inhabitants is a city in Nigeria about 273 mi (or 440 km) south of Abuja, the country's capital.

Local time in Aba is now 02:52 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Aba. The closest airport in Nigeria is Sam Mbakwe International Airport in a distance of 25 mi (or 40 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Osisioma, Eberi, Omoba, Urua Inyang and Oke-Ikpe. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 90 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 22%
Air Humidity 57%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 77% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Friday, 18th of October 2019

28°C (83 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Saturday, 19th of October 2019

26°C (79 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 20th of October 2019

28°C (83 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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Heavy traffic between Umuahia and Aba

Published: December 27, 2013
Length: 28:29 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Elliot Oti

Travelling from Uzuakoli to Port Harcourt.


Ngwa Road market Aba covered with dirt

Published: September 18, 2018
Length: 17:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Wavetra Energy LTD

What used to be one of the busiest south east road, Ngwa Road is now covered with plastic and organic waste. Video 17/09 /2018.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Aba, Abia

Aba is a city and a big trading center in Abia State, southern Nigeria, located on the Aba River. Aba was established by the Igbo People of Nigeria as a market town and then later a military post was placed there by the British colonial administration in 1901. The city became a collecting point for agricultural products following the British made railway running through it to Port Harcourt.

Located at 5.11667, 7.36667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Cities in Igboland, Populated places in Abia State

Abia State Polytechnic

Abia State Polytechnic is located in the heart of Abia State, Aba, Nigeria. It is composed of different schools, such as the School of Science & Engineering and the School of Business Administration. The color is Yellow and Dard Red. The Rector is Onukaogu Abalogun A.

Located at 5.12826, 7.36249 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities and colleges in Nigeria, Abia State

Enyimba International Stadium

Enyimba International Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Aba, Nigeria. It is currently used mostly for football matches. It serves as a home ground of Enyimba International F.C. The stadium holds 25,000 people. On November 3, 2008 the stadium received an indefinite ban after the home crowd attacked referees after a heated 1-1 tie with rivals Heartland F.C..

Located at 5.10194, 7.37583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Enyimba International F.C., Football venues in Nigeria

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19 Oct
2019

City Empowerment Project
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