Places to visit in Benue


16 Places of Interest found in Benue

Enemabia warm spring

History of Enemabia warm spring Enemabia warm spring was discovered. Enemabia warm spring with its lush scenery is an exotic location for people who enjoy swimming, nature and adventure. Security/Safety of Enemabia warm spring This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Enemabia warm spring, here are some helpful things to take along with you: swimming gear camera Things to do while at Enemabia warm spring Before heading to Enemabia warm spring, here are some helpful things to take along with you: swim in the lake take pictures of the surroundings

Category: Waterfall

Tags: Swim, Sightseeing, Relaxation, Meet friends, Explore natures

Benue hills

History of Benue hills Benue hills. The beautiful scenery of Benue Hills affords tourists, locals and fun seekers the opportunity for rock climbing, kite flying and family picnics. Security/Safety of Benue hills This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Benue hills, here are some helpful things to take along with you: camping gear camera Things to do while at Benue hills Before heading to Benue hills, here are some helpful things to take along with you: rock climbing picnic

Category: Nature

Tags: Sightseeing, See wildlife, Play, Meet friends, Explore natures

Aper Aku Stadium

History of Aper Aku Stadium Aper Aku Stadium. Aper Aku stadium got a major upgrade by the then Governor of Benue State, Gabriel Suswam to restore the stadium to its great days and return Lobi Stars F.C. to their home turf. Security/Safety of Aper Aku Stadium This is a very safe location. Best Features The traditional home ground of the Benue State sponsored Glo Premier League team, Lobi Stars, it is named after the Second Republic Governor of Benue State, Aper Aku who initiated the stadium construction. Football returns to Aper Aku Stadium-Super Sport. Mar 11, 2015

Category: Sport arena

Tags: Stadium, Relaxation, Play, Meet friends, Exercise, Eat, Drinks

University of Agriculture, Makurdi

History of University of Agriculture, Makurdi University of Agriculture, Makurdi. Established in 1988, following the recommendations of a 1987 federal government White Paper on Higher Education curriculum and development in Nigeria, this is a reputable higher education institution focused exclusively on Agriculture. Security/Safety of University of Agriculture, Makurdi This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to University of Agriculture, Makurdi, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Your educational materials Seminar necessities if you are attending a seminar or workshop Your ID card in case you need identification proof Writer's Review Regardless of what other people might say, I still say University of Agriculture I didn't know how much I liked UAM till ASUU had their strike. Missed school those days greatly. It was a proud moment when investors came to the University and saw the progress we had made with the implementation of the Cassava Weed Management Project. They offered us more money straight away. Great University.

Category: University

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Benue State University, Makurdi

About Benue State University Benue State University, Makurdi, fondly called ‘BSUM’ is a state-owned and governed higher institution of learning established in 1992 out of the need to establish a conventional University that would complement the specialized activities of the Federal University of Agriculture in the State. Starting off with just a little over 300 students in its first year, BSUM has grown to an enrollment range of 30,000-35,000 students offering accredited programmes in 8 faculties. These courses lead to officially recognized degrees such as Bachelor, Master, and Doctorate degrees in several disciplines. The courses offered are accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC). The University has also won several awards, one of such is the grant from World Bank to establish a Centre for Food and Technology Research aimed at tackling the problem of higher education in West and Central Africa. BSU partners with other institutions in the country and Africa to bringing to students a wide variety of courses such as, Analytical/Environmental Chemistry, Biostatistics, Food Chemistry, Food Processing Technology, Food Science and Technology, e.t.c; and also availing them the opportunity to benefit from quality research-based education which is in high demand. BSUM currently ranks as the 39th best University in the country, and 7,239 in the world. Benue State University Faculties BSUM has 8 faculties offering various undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. Are you a prospective student of the institution? Here’s a list of the faculties in your institution of choice as published on Faculty of Administration Faculty of Arts and Humanities Faculty of Education Faculty of Environmental Sciences Faculty of Law Faculty of Medical/Health Sciences Faculty of Science, and Faculty of Social Sciences Courses Offered At Benue State University The University offers quite a number of degree programmes in all its faculties. As stated earlier these degrees programmes are accredited by NUC and they are as follows: Faculty of Administration, the courses offered here include; Accountancy Public Administration. Faculty of Arts and Humanities, the departments here include: English Language French History Linguistics Philosophy Religious Studies Theatre Arts. Faculty of Education Business Education Education and Computer Science Education and Mathematics Education and Physics Education and Biology Education and Chemistry Education and English Language Education and Integrated Science Educational Management Educational Technology Guidance and Counselling Home Economics and Education Physical and Health Education Pre-primary and Primary Education Vocational and Technical Education. Faculty of Environmental Sciences Business Management Urban and Regional Planning. Faculty of Medical/Health Sciences Human Anatomy Physiology Medicine and Surgery. Faculty of Science Biological Sciences Chemistry Computer Science Environmental Management and Toxicology Industrial Chemistry Library and Info Science Mathematics Microbiology Physics Plant Science and Biotechnology Statistics Zoology. Faculty of Social Sciences Economics Geography Mass Communication Political Science Psychology Sociology. Benue State University Admission Requirements If you wish to study in BSUM, you have to be conversant with the programmes offered in each faculty in order to choose correctly your preferred course. Some of the courses offered for undergraduate programmes have been provided above; take time to go through them before making a decision. It’s also advisable that you frequent the institution, make inquiries or more conveniently, visit the school website for reliable information on admission process in the institution, and for other news. We’ve taken time to list out general admission requirements for prospective undergraduates and postgraduates at the institution, find them below. For Prospective Undergraduates: As a prospective candidate seeking admission in Benue State University, it’s advisable that you go through specific admission requirements for the courses offered in the institution on the JAMB website, or the UTME Brochure published every year. Asides this, here are some general requirements: You are required to have at least 5 credit passes in your O’level result or its equivalent at no more than two sittings. The subjects passed should include English Language, Mathematics, and any other three, based on the subject combination for your desired course of study. You must register for JAMB, sit for the examination, and attain the prescribed JAMB cut-off mark for your course. This would make you eligible to; Sit for the Post-UTME examination organized by the institution. Bear in mind that you must attain the exact Post-utme cut-off mark or preferably score higher so as to increase your chances of getting admitted. If successful, your name will come out on the admission list released by the school, and you’ll be informed of subsequent steps to take, which might likely be an internal screening process (Post-UTME). Please note that application forms for the 2017/2018 academic session are currently closed. Further information about admission in BSU and related news would be posted on the University’s website or the University’s edutainment website at bsugist . For Prospective Postgraduates Benue State University has a PG school that has made provision for postgraduate programmes at PGD, Masters, and Ph.D. levels. The courses offered in these levels are relatively similar to those offered at the Undergraduate level. The admission requirements for PG students at the institution isn’t so different from the general requirements in other universities. These requirements may include, obtaining 5 credit passes in SSCE/GCE or other equivalents, the subjects passed must include English, Mathematics, and three other relevant subjects; Having a Bachelor degree with a minimum of Second Class Lower Division from a University recognized by the Senate for prospective PGD and Masters students or ; Having a Masters degree with a weighted average score of 60% in both academic and research work for Ph.D. programmes. Asides all these, you may be requested to write an entrance examination depending on your proposed programme. Other requirements may also include, NYSC Discharge Certificate/ Exemption letter, and also your academic transcript. More details about the PG school at BSU, PG admission requirements, programmes available and lots more, can be found at the University website, under the admission link or more conveniently visit at the University’s website. Benue State University website can be found at . Facilities At Benue State University BSUM is home to a number of well-structured buildings and service centers. The University provides lecture halls, and staff buildings for students and staff of the institution, as well as halls of residence, academic blocks, faculty buildings, the Senate building, a library, an online repository for journals, lecture notes, and articles; the university also has an edutainment website called bsugist. The sports Unit in the school has also received a number of awards at local and international games. Other Things To Know About Benue State University For travelers who intend to visit/prospective students of the institution, here are a few things to know about the University.   Safety Benue State University is located in a relatively safe place. What To Bring Before dashing off to start your academic career at the University, or running off to visit fun spots, here are a few things to bring: Educational materials Academic documents Cash Personal effects, and A valid means of identification Things To Do Bothered about what you can do while at the University? Here are some things you can do: Partake in academic and social activities Enroll for a full-time or part-time programme., or Take a tour around the institution. Most Common Visitors Students, Parents, Staffs, and Academic Scholars are the familiar faces at the institution. Benue State University School Fees Precise information on the school fee schedule for indigenes and non-indigenes can be found on the University’s website under either the undergraduate or postgraduate option. But bear in mind that as a prospective undergraduate you’ll be required to pay an amount of N400 for admission fee and N5,500 as acceptance fee. For postgraduates, you’ll be required to pay an admission fee of N10,000 and an additional N2,000. More details on the payment option process can be found on the University’s website. Writer’s Review The University has grown over time in research and academic excellence, giving indigenes and non-indigenes of the state a chance at self-reliance through practical learning. Definitely, one to recommend.

Category: University

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Beautiful Minds Children’s Library

Category: Library

Tags: Work, Read, Meet friends, Learns

National Gallery of Art, Makurdi

Category: Art gallery

Tags: Sightseeing, Relaxation, Learn, Explore art, Buy/Sells

University of Mkar

History of University of Mkar University of Mkar was established in 2005. Built by Universal Reformed Church of Christ in 2005. Formerly known as Hilltop University, this is a private coeducational Christian tertiary institution that is technologically driven, has strong passion for academic excellence, emphasizes character development and puts God at the centre of all learning. Security/Safety of University of Mkar This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to University of Mkar, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Educational materials Housing necessities for students An ID Card if you are around for official purposes Best Features The university offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. It also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.

Category: University

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Makurdi Airport

History of Makurdi Airport Makurdi Airport was built. For public use, and sometimes for military use, this state-owned and relatively busy airport services the needs of travelers to and fro the 'Food Basket of the Nation'. Security/Safety of Makurdi Airport This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Makurdi Airport, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Your flight document: passport, flight ticket, booking confirmation. Your luggage. Writer's Review As the major link for the primarily Muslim Northern states, it serves Muslim pilgrims and hosts airlines that operate internationally. It is relatively well maintained too. Most common visitors Travelers, pilgrims, air force personnel, pilots and aviation officers frequent this location.

Category: Airport

Tags: Use wifi, Travel, Sightseeing, Eat, Drinks

Benue State Government House

About Benue State Government House The Benue State house government house located at Makurdi acts as the Official home to the state governor  or chief state executive of the state and their families.It is the official venue for events such as the state's executive council meetings,government conferences,swearing in of cabinet members and of course the Governor's official business.It can also be used as receptions and functions hosted by individuals,also some arms of the state government has its offices situated at the state house Safety Benue state government house is a very safe place Things to Do At the State Government House,you could attend an official function or ceremony,work or sight see. What to bring Before heading to the State Government House,you should go with a proper means of identification and if going to an occassion should go along with your invite Best Features The State Government House has a cool beautiful environment and security is taken very seriously as well Most Common Visitors   Common visitors include government officials and authorized personnel  

Category: Government Building

Tags: Work, Sightseeings

Federal High Court, Makurdi

Category: Court

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NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Benue

History of NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Benue NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Benue. This camp ground is where the 3 weeks NYSC Orientation Course takes place. It involves physical drills, lectures and training, and social activities intended to foster interactions among Corpers. Security/Safety of NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Benue This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Benue, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Your required documents such as Call-up letter, Statement of Result, Student ID Card, etc. Passport photographs A waist pouch White tees and shorts Cash Housing necessities Best Features The camp ground features structures and facilities for paramilitary drills, accommodation rooms, lecture halls, open field for sports and assembly and many of such. There are military personnel who train Corpers on appropriate military ceremonial matching, sports, as well as Man-O-War physical drills. There is the large market operated by the locals popularly called "Mami Market" where all camp needs are sold, including food and drinks. Writer's Review It is said that Orientation Camp is the best part of NYSC, and it is somewhat true. Here, you meet people from all parts of the country and learn and accept local customs and different cultures, make new friends, build camaraderie and learn what to expect during your service year. All through your stay in the camp, except Sunday worship mornings, you will wear your all-white tees, shorts and shoes. You will be served meals thrice daily but most Corpers prefer eating at the Mami Market where the choice and quality of food is better. There is always an activity for each time of the day, with brief moments in the evening allowed for personal use. Go to camp with an open mind and a thirst for adventure and you will enjoy it to the fullest.

Category: Government Building

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