in Chanchaga of Niger State, Nigeria

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
9.615 and 6.548 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 9° 36' 54" and E 6° 32' 51"
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: 03:28 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:22 am and 6:58 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Atafu Village
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Current travel safety evaluation for Nigeria in Western Africa

Safety Score: 3,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Nigeria.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Nigeria. Last Update: 2024-07-23 08:23:02

Explore Minna

Minna in Chanchaga (Niger State) with it's 291,905 inhabitants is located in Nigeria about 75 mi (or 121 km) north-west of Abuja, the country's capital.

Local time in Minna is now 03:28 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Minna, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Nigeria is Minna Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 10 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

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Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 73 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 71 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 9%
Air Humidity 95%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 24th of July 2024

24°C (76 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 25th of July 2024

26°C (78 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 26th of July 2024

26°C (78 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Minna is a city (estimated population 304,113 in 2007) in west central Nigeria. It's the capital of Niger State, one of Nigeria's 36 federal states, and is the headquarters of Chanchaga Local Government Area.

Located at 9.61389, 6.55694 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nigerian state capitals, Populated places in Niger State

Minna Township Stadium

Minna Township Stadium (aka Bako Kontagora Stadium) is a multi-use stadium in Minna, Nigeria. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Niger Tornadoes. The stadium has a capacity of 5,000 people. Niger State is in the planning stages of expanding the stadium to 30,000.

Located at 9.62167, 6.54917 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Nigeria

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Minna, MXJ, 민나, Минна, Мінна, مینا، نائجیریا, 明納