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The southwestern part of Nigeria is the city of Abadan, the capital center of Oio. The majority of the ethnic population is represented by the Yoruba people. The citys territory lies at the intersection of highways and railroads. It has developed trade, farming and agriculture.

The name of the city has several different names. According to one of them, the name refers to the geographic location of the city. In the language of the Yoruba people, Abaa-Odana means near the Savannah, which means near the Savannah, which means near the Savannah, which means near the Savannah. Others suggest that the name is related to the spread of Islam in the localities. In Arabic, ibdan means “worship.

The main agricultural culture of the province is qakao. The main trading station is located in Ibadan. In addition, there are industrial enterprises, including a dairy plant, a fruit packing plant, and a tobacco factory. Wood processing and woodworking are well developed. There are many craftsmens shops. The city is known for its weavers, wood and metal cutters, and painters.

Isidan is classified as a student city. It is home to several institutions of higher education, including the Teachers Training College, the University of West Africa and the University of Economic and Social Sciences, and the University of Ibaradan, the first university in the city. The Institute of Social Studies has an exhibit of Nigerian National Art.

The first buildings of the future city appeared in these locations in the early 19th century. Over time, a small settlement developed in the highlands, occupying an area of seven adjacent hills. On one of them, Auco-Armo, a tower rises from its vantage point, offering a magnificent view of the surrounding countryside and the surrounding land. Its northern part has been demolished over time. There are 16 ancient gates, some of which are still standing. The ancient streets are lined with old-time poured-in-place houses with iron roofing. The new neighborhoods, which have been developed in the recent period, are decorated with structures in a modern architectural style.

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  • Tap water: No, not drinkable
  • Religious government: Non-religious
  • Population: 3,000,000 people
  • GDP: $2,176 / year
  • Power outlets: 230V50Hz
  • Internet: 4 Mbps
  • Best wireless: MTN Nigeria
  • Pay without cash: No, cash only esp. for foreigners
  • Tipping: DON’T feel obligated to leave tips. It’s optional in Nigeria, but if you do want to leave a tip, 5% is fine.
  • Apartments: Airbnb
  • Hotels: Booking.com
  • More hotels: Hotels.com
  • Best taxi: Uber
  • Best coworking space: iBridge Hub Ibadan
  • Best hospital: University College Hospital
  • Best short-haul air carrier: Overland Airways
  • Best intl air carrier: Overland Airways
  • Monthly costs for expat: $900
  • Monthly costs for family: $1100
  • Monthly costs for local: $310
  • Meal: $1.2
  • Small Cola: $0.2
  • Beer 1 Pint: $0.7
  • Coffee: $0.4

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