Sir Ahmadu Bello International Airport
Formerly known as Kebbi State Airport and renamed after the late Premier of Northern Nigeria Sir Ahmadu Bello, this international airport serves Birnin-Kebbi the neighboring areas in Kebbi, opening up the state to air migration.
Federal University, Birnin Kebbi
About Federal University, Birnin Kebbi The University was established on 18th February 2013 by the Federal Government under the leadership of Goodluck Ebele Jonathan GCFR.It was built as regards to the federal government policy of providing federal Universities to States that didn't have one yet.However the University began academic activities fully on November 2014 for the 2014/2015 session with a total of 507 students and 102 staff strength Safety Federal University is a relatively safe place to visit,it is advisable not to keep late nights at the university Things to Do At the university,you should probably do the following things 1. Enroll in a part time or a full time course 2.Engage in educational and extra curricular activities going on at the university 3.Meet Friends 4.Use the library for study or research purposes What To Bring While Heading to the University,You should go along with the necessary credentials incase of an enrollment at the University,some educational materials or a note pad in case of an interesting seminar at the University Best Features The Federal University Of Birnin Kebbi has 3 faculties, a College of Health Sciences and 24 degree programmes are offered at the University Best Time To Visit Best time to visit the school would be during the academic session when activities are in full bloom Most Common Visitors Common Visitors at the University includes students,lecturers and educationists
Ahmadu Bello International Airport
Kebbi State Government Secretariat
This is the permanent administrative office of the Kebbi State Government. Here, all state agencies and parastatals are quartered. As such, this is one of the most important places in the state
The Dope Restaurant
The Dope Restaurant is the top restaurant in Kebbi State. They serve the most exquisite dishes blblabla
Heroes Land is a Supermarket and a gift store. It is a store you can make your shoppings for all items you might need. Including gift items and cosmetics, beverages, toiletries, perfumes, wristwatches, soft drinks, wines, fruit juice and so on. It is a place to visit when you are in Kebbi state.
College of Agriculture, Zuru
About College of Agriculture, Zuru The COAZU as it is shortly called is an agricultural tertiary institute formerly affiliated to the Ahmadu Bello UniversitY Zaria but with the Federal Government Establishment of the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE),it is now under the supervision of the NBTE. It offers 21 degree programmes and has 8 departments all aimed at producing well seasoned individuals groomed in the science and technology of agriculture. Safety COAZU is a safe location to visit Things to do At the College,you could do the following things; 1. Enroll into a degree programme 2.Attend lectures,seminars and symposiums 3. Engage in extra curricular activities at the College 4. Make use of the library and meet friends What to Bring Before heading to the College,you should go along with the necessary documents,means of identification and some spare cash Best Features The College of Agriculture Zuru, has 21 degree programmes and 8 departments which includes Pre ND,HND and ND programmes Best Time to Visit Best time to visit the College is while the school is still in session and students and staff would be available to help out guests Most Common Visitors Common visitors to the College are students,staff and parents
Kebbi State Polytechnic
About Kebbi state Polytechnic Kebbi State Polytechnic is a Nigerian tertiary institution located at Dakingari Kebbi-State. It currently has four falculties which are : Applied Science, Technology, General Studies and Industrial Engineering. Kebbi State Polytechnic is currently runned by the state goverment. History of Kebbi state Polytechnic The institution was established pursuant to an Act of the Kebbi State House of Assembly Law No. 08 of 2013 assented to by the Executive Governor on 8th March, 2013. That same year, the polytechnic was provided with a site at Dakingari. Safety Kebbi State Polytechnic is relatively safe but due to the impact of insurgency in that region, visitors are advised to keep away from crowd gathering and late hours. Things To Do Kebbi State Polytechnic is a learning institute, you're expected to come along with your reading and learning material to aid your learning and progress in school. Best Features Kebbi State Polytechnic want to provide learning and develop skills that will contribute to manpower resources of Kebbi State and the nation in general. Best Time to Visit Kebbi state Polytechnic If you ever want to go visiting, it's would be best to go during when school is in session because that's when it's looks lively. Popular Events at Kebbi state Polytechnic The most popular events in school are Matriculation and Convocation which comes up yearly. Matriculation is one of the popular events in school for freshers because that's when they get to wear and snap long living memory pictures and the get to celebrate their been in school. Likewise, Convocation is one of a popular event in school where final year students final get their certificates and their is an award for the best graduating student. Most Common Visitors Most common visitors that comes around are the student's family and friend. Weather at Kebbi state Polytechnic Kebbi State Polytechnic is located at Kebbi which is at the North-West region of Nigeria. Usually, this region experience two kind of seasons which is the rainy and dry season. the rainy season comes between the month of May tillAugust while the dry season comes from the month of October till April. But during the month of December till February there is usually harmattan which causes temperature around this region drop as low as 16 degree celcius. Frequently Asked Questions Q: how can I become a student here? A: To become a student, you must pass through the Universal Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) orgainsed by JAMB and must have at least five credits in relevant SSCE/GCE 'O' level subjects. Q: How many faculties or departments are available here? A: There are four faculties available. Q: Is this polytechnic accredited? A: Yes, Kebbi State Polytechnic has been accredited. Q: Are there hostels at this polytechnic? A: Yes hostels are made available.
Federal Polytechnic Birnin Kebbi
About Federal Polytechnic Birnin Kebbi Waziri Umaru Federal Polytechnic, is a federal polytechnic located at Birnin Kebbi. It was formerly called College of Technology. It currently comprises of four colleges which are: College of Administration, College of Engineering, College of Environmental Studies and College of Science & Technology. It also offers both part time programs. History of Federal Polytechnic Birnin Kebbi Federal Polytechnic, Birnin-Kebbi was established in 1976 as a College of Technology by the then Sokoto State Government. The institution became a Polytechnic in April 1980 and was named “The Polytechnic of Sokoto State” but was later renamed following the creation of Kebbi State from the old Sokoto State, the school was renamed "The Polytechnic, Birnin Kebbi" which was eventually changed to “Waziri Umaru Polytechnic” in January 2003 in honour of late Wazirin Gwandu, Alhaji Umaru Nassarawa(a renowned educationist in northern Nigeria). Safety Federal Polytechnic, Birnin-Kebbi is realatively safe but due to the impact of insurgency in this region, visitors are hereby advised from crowd gathering and not to keep late hours Things To Do Since Federal Polytechnic, Birnin-Kebbi is a learning institue, it's required to come along with your reading and writing materials to aid your progress and learning in school. Best Features Federal Polytechnic, Birnin-Kebbi aims to provide technical and practical training to meet the requirements for the Industrial and Economic development of Nigeria. Best Time to Visit Federal Polytechnic Birnin Kebbi The best time to visit would be during when the school are still in session. That's when the school looks lively and alive. Popular Events at Federal Polytechnic Birnin Kebbi Popular events in school is; Matriculation and Convocation which happens yearly. Matriculation is one of the popular events in school for freshers because that's when they get to wear and snap long living memory pictures and the get to celebrate their been in school. Likewise, Convocation is one of a popular event in school where final year students final get their certificates and their is an award for the best graduating student. Most Common Visitors Mostly friends and family of both the lecturers and students are the common visitors they get. Weather at Federal Polytechnic Birnin Kebbi Federal Polytechnic, Birnin-Kebbi is located at Birnin-Kebbi which is at the North-West region of Nigeria. Usually, this region experience two kind of seasons which is the rainy and dry season. the rainy season comes between the month of May till August while the dry season comes from the month of October till April. Frequently Asked Questions Q: how can I become a student here? A: To become a student, you must pass through the Universal Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) orgainsed by JAMB and must have at least five credits in relevant SSCE/GCE 'O' level subjects. Q: How many faculties or departments are available here? A: There are four faculties available. Q: Is this polytechnic accredited? A: Yes, Federal Polytechnic, Birnin-Kebbi has been accredited. Q: Are there hostels at this polytechnic? A: Yes there are hostels.
About Kanta Museum Kanta Museum is located in old town in Argungu, close to the main market. Built in 1831, the retro architectural structure of the building has been maintained to this day even through the renovations and reconstructions it has undergone. Kanta Museum offers visitors a view into the stormy history of Kebbi State. The museum is divided into eleven compartments and has a remarkable collection of weapons such as spears, swords, bows and arrows, wood, stones, local guns, charms, and drums. The Kanta Museum also serves as a royal tomb; all past Emirs of Kebbi State are reportedly buried there. Every Friday after the Jumat service, the present Emir, Alhaji Samaila Mera goes to hold court sessions, receive and pay homage to his ancestors at the museum to show its symbolic importance. History of Kanta Museum Yakubu Nabame, a former Emir of Kebbi, built what would later be known as Kanta Museum in 1831. It was the Emir's palace until the British built a new administrative palace during the reign of Muhammed Sani in 1942. The building was named after Muhammed Kanta who founded Kebbi Kingdom in 1515. It opened as the Kanta Museum on 1 July 1958. In 2013, the federal government took over the museum, and the National Commission for Museum and Monument (NCMM) declared it as a national monument. Safety Kanta museum is located in a safe location in Argungu. Argungu is a popular tourist location and receives many tourists from all over the world because of the Argungu festival. Things to Do Sightseeing: The museum maintains much of its historic charm, and tourists can experience fully the culture and history of Kebbi State. Things to Bring Before heading to Kanta Museum, here are some things to take along with you; a camera to capture beautiful moments, a notepad to record things being learnt at the museum. Best Features The art and culture heritage on show makes for interesting viewing. Best Time to Visit The best time to visit the museum is during the day when there are guides to take you through the museum and lecture you on the rich history of the argungu people. Most Common Visitors Most people you will find here are reseachers, photographers, historians.
Abdullahi Fodio Tomb
About Abdullahi Fodio Tomb Abdullahi Fodio (1766 - 1828) was the brother of the great 19th century jihadist, Sheikh Usman Dan Fodio. He was a scholar and writer, and also took part in his brother's jihad. Abdullahi Fodio founded the Gwandu empire which he ruled until his death in 1828. His descendents are the present rulers of Gwandu town, Kebbi State. He was buried in Gwandu and his tomb has remained one of Kebbi State's popular tourist attractions over the years. Safety The tomb is located in a safe location. Things to Do Pay your respects to the legend Abdullahi Fodio and learn about his achievements in life. What to Bring A note pad will be advisable to tkae notes, also a camera could come in handy, a Quran too. Popular Events at Abdullahi Fodio Tomb Islamic scholars and historians sometimes give lectures in the Abdullahi Fodio's memory before paying their respects at his tomb. Most Common Visitors The most common visitors to this tourist attraction are Islamic scholars, historians, and students. Weather at Abdullahi Fodio Tomb Abdullahi Fodio Tomb is located at Kebbi state which is at the North-West region of Nigeria. Usually, this region experience two kind of seasons which is the rainy and dry season. the rainy season comes between the month of May till August while the dry season comes from the month of October till April.
Emir Of Gwandu's Palace
Emir's palace Argungu
Karishi Traditional Settlement
About Karishi Traditional Settlement Karishi town is situated around Sakaba town in Sakaba local Government. This settlement is a traditional one and not yet been changed, the people there still holds to the traditional belief and customs. It is hilly and the people come down for anything, they have a fence surrounding their town and watchmen all the day against invaders. The ruler of these people is seen once a year by his subject, he only comes out once a year during one festival. The people see him as a god. Safety It is a very safe location. Things to Do While at the Karishi traditional settlement, guests can attend different festivals, learn about the culture and history of the Karishi people. What to Bring Before heading to the Karishi traditional settlement here are some helpful things to take along with you; notepad, mosquito repellant, clothes, food, water. Best Features There are so many festivals to attend and they are all very exciting to attend. Best Time to Visit Karishi Traditional Settlement There is no bad time to visit Karishi traditional settlement as the Karishi people are very welcoming. Most Common Visitors The most common visitors are tourists, adventurers, researchers. Why You Should Visit To learn about the culture of Karishi culture. Weather at Karishi Traditional Settlement Karishi Traditional settlement is located at Kebbi which is at the North-West region of Nigeria. Usually, this region experience two kind of seasons which is the rainy and dry season. the rainy season comes between the month of May till August while the dry season comes from the month of October till April.
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