Nasarawa State Polytechnic

Nasarawa State Polytechnic

About Nasarawa State Polytechnic Nasarawa State Polytechnic located along Lafia- Akwanga Road Lafia Nasarawa is a state owned polytechnic. It currently has 16 departments. History of Nasarawa State Polytechnic Nasarawa State Polytechnic was established by His Excellency, the First Executive Governor of Nasarawa State, Alhaji (Dr) Abdullahi Adamu(Sarkin Yakin Keffi) on 15th August 2000. The institution is situated at the former Government College Lafia, and the first set of students was admitted in December 2000. Safety Nasarawa State Polytechnic is relatively safe but visitors are advised not to keep late hours and be security cautious. Things To Do Nasarawa State Polytechnic is a learning institute. What you're expected to bring along are your reading and writing materials to help with your school academics. Best Time to Visit Nasarawa State Polytechnic Nasarawa State Polytechnic is best visited during when it's in session as it's when the school is lively and alive. Popular Events at Nasarawa State Polytechnic Convocation and Matriculation is an yearly event that is held for both incoming and outgoing students. 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 at Nasarawa State Polytechnic are the student's and lecturer's friends and family. Also, researchers to visits. Why You Should Visit Great environment for proper learning especially in practical courses Weather at Nasarawa State Polytechnic Nasarawa State Polytechnic is located in the North-Central part of Nigeria. This region has just two season which is the dry and rainy season.The rainy season comes from the month of May till early August while the dry season comes from the month of October till April. Usually, between the month of December and February Harmattan come along and it's usually very cold especially at night so it's advisable to go with warm clothing. Frequently Asked Questions Q: how can I become a student here? A: For you to become a student, you'll be required to pass through the Universal Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) orgainsed by JAMB and candidates 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 sixteen department in Nasarawa State Polytechnic Q: Is this polytechnic accredited? A: Yes, Nasarawa State Polytechnic is accredited. Q: Are there hostels at this polytechnic? A: No there are no hostel facilities.

Category: Polytechnic
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Peperuwa Lake

Peperuwa Lake

About Peperuwa Lake Peperuwa lake is a natural lake located at the North West of Assaikio town which is about 50km from Lafia, the Lake surface is estimated at over 7km length and 3.8km wide. The Peperuwa Lake is home to a lot of geese, hippopotamus, fishes, and duck among other sea creatures. This is a lovely lake that offers guests a nice time to have fun and explore the wonder that the environment holds. Safety There is no threat to safety here, this is a relatively safe location. Guests are advised not to be too close to the hippopotamus though. Things to Do Play games, play water sports, sightsee, camping, picnicking. What to Bring Before heading to the Peperuwa lake, here are some things to take along with you; picnic set, swimming trunks, head gears, camera. Best Features The aquatic life in the lake and the game reserve situated opposite the lake. Best Time to Visit Peperuwa Lake The best time to visit Peperuwa lake is during the weekedns when there a lot of people to tke part with in games. Most Common Visitors Fun lovers, families, tourists, nature lovers are the most common visitors at the lake. Why You Should Visit To relax, indulge and take the time off work because of the rich resources and sightseeing activities which the lake offers to the eyes.

Category: Resort
Tags: Dance, Drink, Meet friends, Play, Relaxation, Sightseeing, Swim
Keana Salt village

Keana Salt village

About Keana Salt Village Keana Salt Village is located in Keana, it is 67 km away from Lafia. The Keana salt mining industry dates back to the 12th century when the salt discovery attracted human settlement in the area. A visit to the site shows that the industry is made of huts with large pots and ridges laid out for mining of salt. Each of these huts belongs to an individual whose acquisition or ownership is by heritage. Safety There is no threat to safety as there is no threat to safety here. Things to Do Take a tour of the village and learn how to refine salt. What to Bring Before heading to Keana Salt Village here are some helpful things to take along with you; a camera to take selfies with, a notepad to note things you learnt while at the village, flip flops.  Best Features You are going to see a lot of large ridges and pots that have been kept for salt mining that dates back to the 12th century. Best Time to Visit Keana Salt Village The village can be visited at aytime as the villagers are very welcoming.  Most Common Visitors The most common people you will meet here are villagers, researchers. Why you Should Visit You will be amazed at the type of local tools that are used for the salt mining here.

Category: Town
Tags: Meet friends, Relaxation, Sightseeing
Maloney Hill

Maloney Hill

About Maloney Hill Maloney Hill located behind the palace of the Emir of Keffi is 300 metres above sea level. The hill is covered with the remains of houses built the colonial era. The hill is named after Captain C.W. Maloney who was the colonial representative of Keffi. The hill is of relative historical significance. Safety It is a relatively safe location. Things to Do Things to do at the hill include, mountaineering, hiking. The hill is a good place for having a picnic and relaxing. What to Bring Before heading to Maloney hiil here are some things to go along with; hiking boots, water bottle, a good camera, sun screen, picnic set. Best Features The hill is a sight to behold. The tomb of Captain Maloney is an added side attraction. Best Time to Visit The best time to visit the hill is during the day when there will be tour guides on site to take you through the whole experience. Most Common Visitors Researchers, lecturers, students and adventurers are the most common people you will find here. Weather at Maloney Hill The Maloney Hill is characterised by two distinctive seasons. The rainy season stsrts from May and ends in October while the dry season is experienced between November and April. The hottest months are March/April wile the coolest months are December/January.

Category: Nature
Tags: Meet friends, Relaxation, Sightseeing

Federal Government College, Keffi

Nasarawa State House of Assembly

Federal University Lafia

Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida (IBB) Square