Ota
in Ado Odo/Ota of Ogun State, Nigeria

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
6.689 and 3.232 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 6° 41' 19" and E 3° 13' 55"
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: 03:41 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:39 am and 7:07 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Atafu Village
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Nigeria in Western Africa

Safety Score: 3,1 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: 2019-07-15 07:22:53

Delve into Ota

Ota in Ado Odo/Ota (Ogun State) is a city located in Nigeria about 335 mi (or 538 km) south-west of Abuja, the country's capital town.

Current time in Ota is now 03:41 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports closer to Ota, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Nigeria is Murtala Muhammed International Airport in a distance of 10 mi (or 16 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Royal Palaces of Abomey in Benin at a distance of 92 mi (or 148 km). The closest in Nigeria is Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove in a distance of 117 mi (or 148 km), West.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ifako, Agege, Ifo, Ikeja and Ikotun. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 75 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 45%
Air Humidity 93%
Air Pressure 1014 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Saturday, 20th of July 2019

27°C (81 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 21st of July 2019

28°C (83 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Monday, 22nd of July 2019

28°C (83 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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FrieslandCampina WAMCO 100 days of work without a Lost Time Accident

Published: April 18, 2013
Length: 54:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Teylinger01

FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria PLC, through its Safety, Health & Environment Section, recorded 100 days of work without an LTA (Lost Time Accident). According to the SHE Manager, Mr. Olumuyi.


3VLC ACCA P1 Introduction

Published: August 16, 2012
Length: 16:38 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: 3V Learning Centre

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Published: November 22, 2012
Length: 26:27 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Malinda Rajapakse

Air France Airbus A330 AF3046 on finals to Lagos, Murtala Muhammed International Airport from Paris CDG. Late evening approach over busy Agega & Ikeja. Flight: Paris CDG to Lagos AF3046 ...


3VLC ACCA F5 Variance Analysis

Published: July 12, 2012
Length: 07:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: 3V Learning Centre

ACCA F5 Video Lecture on Variance Analysis @ 3V Learning Centre, LGS, work yard road, off oba akinjobi street, behind Arch bishop vining church, GRA, ikeja for more info visit www.3vlearningcentre.


ACCA F5 - Transfer Pricing

Published: May 02, 2012
Length: 31:57 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: 3V Learning Centre

ACCA F5 Video Lecture held @ 3V Learning Centre, LGS, work yard road, off oba akinjobi street, behind Arch bishop vining church, GRA, ikeja for more info visit www.3vlearningcentre.com.


3VLC ACCA F5 Performance Pyramid

Published: July 14, 2012
Length: 32:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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3VLC ACCA F1 Introduction

Published: August 18, 2012
Length: 25:44 min
Rating: 3 of 5
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Published: February 21, 2013
Length: 40:04 min
Rating: 1 of 5
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Audio engineering production for Atunda Entertainment @ Ikeja, Lagos.


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Published: July 02, 2013
Length: 53:08 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: AeroWordpicturesHD

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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.

Ikeja

Ikeja is an outer-ring suburb of the city of Lagos and capital of Lagos State. It is also one of Nigeria's 774 Local Government Areas (LGAs). The Murtala Mohammed International Airport is located there. Prior to the emergence of military rule in the early 1980s, Ikeja was a well planned, clean and quiet residential environment with shopping malls, pharmacies and government reservation areas. Ikeja is also home to the Femi Kuti's Africa Shrine and Lagbaja's Motherlan', both live music venues.

Located at 6.58333, 3.33333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nigerian state capitals, Local Government Areas in Lagos State, Populated places in Lagos State

Murtala Muhammed International Airport

Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) is an international airport located in Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria, and is the major airport serving the city of Lagos, southwestern Nigeria and the entire nation.

Located at 6.57722, 3.32111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
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Airports in Nigeria, Lagos, Lagos State, USAAF Air Transport Command Airfields - Central and South Africa, Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces

University of Lagos

The University of Lagos - popularly known as Unilag - is a federal government university with a main campus located at Akoka, Yaba, and a college of medicine located at Idi-Araba, all in Lagos, Lagos State, southern Nigeria. It is one of twenty-five federal universities which are overseen and accredited by the National Universities Commission.

Located at 6.51667, 3.38611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 16 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lagos, University of Lagos, Universities and colleges in Nigeria, Education in Lagos, Educational institutions established in 1962, Association of Commonwealth Universities

Mushin, Nigeria

Mushin is a suburb of Lagos, located in Lagos State, Nigeria, and is one of Nigeria's 774 Local Government Areas. It is located 10 km north of the Lagos city core, adjacent to the main road to Ikeja, and is a largely a congested residential area with inadequate sanitation and low-quality housing. It had 633,009 inhabitants at the 2006 Census.

Located at 6.53333, 3.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lagos, Lagos State, Local Government Areas in Lagos State, Populated places in Lagos State

John Holt plc

John Holt plc is a Nigerian conglomerate. It has been an important participant in many areas of the economy. The Nigerian company is a subsidiary of John Holt & Co. (Liverpool) Ltd, a United Kingdom company. A minority of the shares are traded on the Nigerian Stock Exchange.

Located at 6.5975, 3.36972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
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Companies of Nigeria, Companies listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, History of Nigeria, Companies based in Liverpool

Ijegun

The village of Ijegun is a northern suburban community of the Lagos Conurbation (one of the Awori District settlements), Nigeria. On May 16, 2008, Ijegun was devastated by a massive explosion, killing over 100 people, after a bulldozer struck and ignited an oil pipeline.

Located at 6.517, 3.257 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
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Populated places in Lagos State

Agege

Agege is a suburb and local government area in the Ikeja Division of Lagos State, Nigeria. On 3 June 2012, Dana Air Flight 992 crashed into residential buildings in Agege while attempting to land at Murtala Muhammed International Airport, killing all 153 people on board and 10 other people on the ground.

Located at 6.62194, 3.32583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
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Slums in Africa, Neighborhoods of Lagos, Local Government Areas in Lagos State, Populated places in Lagos State

Ijoko

Ijoko is a town in western Nigeria about 100km from Lagos

Located at 6.75, 3.26667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
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Populated places in Ogun State

Ifaw

Ifaw is a town in southwestern Nigeria near Lagos.

Located at 6.81667, 3.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
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Populated places in Nigeria

Ejigbo, Lagos

Ejigbo, Lagos is a suburb of the city of Lagos, in Lagos State, Nigeria a local council development area (LCDA) within the Oshodi-Isolo local government area. In 2009, the Executive Chairman was the Hon. Kehinde Bamigbetan.

Located at 6.552, 3.307 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
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Lagos State

Ifo

Ifo is a Local Government Area in Ogun State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Ifo at{{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:6|49|00|N|3|12|00|E|region:AU_type:city_source:GNS-enwiki | |name= }}. It has an area of 521 km² and a population of 524,837 at the 2006 census. The postal code of the area is 112.

Located at 6.81667, 3.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
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Delta State University, Abraka

The Delta State University, Abraka - popularly known as DELSU, Abraka - is a State government university of Nigeria with a main campus located at Abraka, Delta and a campus at Anwai, Asaba. With the 1995 Amended Edict, we now have a campus at Oleh. The University runs a multi-campus system with three campuses within a distance of about 200 km apart.

Located at 6.51667, 3.38611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 16 miles away.
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Association of Commonwealth Universities, Universities and colleges in Nigeria

Yaba College

Yaba Higher College was founded in 1932 in Yaba, now a suburb of Lagos in Nigeria to provide tertiary education to Africans, mostly in vocational subjects and teaching. The college staff were transferred to start the University of Ibadan in 1948 and the college premises were used for the new Yaba College of Technology.

Located at 6.51861, 3.37423 (Lat. / Lng.), about 15 miles away.
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Universities and colleges in Nigeria, Education in Lagos, Educational institutions established in 1932

CMS Grammar School, Lagos

The CMS Grammar School in the Bariga district of Lagos is the oldest secondary school in Nigeria, founded on 6 June 1859 by the Church Missionary Society. For decades it was the main source of African clergymen and administrators in the Lagos Colony.

Located at 6.53458, 3.38864 (Lat. / Lng.), about 15 miles away.
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Ogun River

The Ogun River is a waterway in Nigeria that discharges into the Lagos Lagoon.

Located at 6.74559, 3.34259 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
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Rivers of Nigeria

Dana Air Flight 992

Dana Air Flight 992 was a McDonnell Douglas MD-83 aircraft making a scheduled commercial passenger flight from Abuja to Lagos, Nigeria. On Sunday, 3 June 2012, the aircraft crashed into a furniture works and printing press building in the Iju-Ishaga neighbourhood of Lagos.

Located at 6.57722, 3.32111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
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Ojuwoye, Mushin

Mushin is a suburb of Lagos, located in Lagos State, Nigeria, and is one of Nigeria's 774 Local Government Areas. It is located 10 km north of the Lagos city centre, adjacent to the main road to Ikeja, and is largely a congested residential area with low-quality housing. According to the 2006 census it had 633,009 inhabitants. The centre of Mushin is located around Ojuwoye Town.

Located at 6.53333, 3.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lagos, Lagos State, Local Government Areas in Lagos State, Populated places in Lagos State

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ota, Otta