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Jos Destination Guide

Delve into Jos in Nigeria!

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Jos in the region of Plateau with it's 816,824 residents is located in Nigeria - some 113 mi (or 182 km) North-East of Abuja, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Jos

Current time in Jos is now 04:32 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Lagos" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Tilden Fulani, Shere, Nabatum, Layi Russo, Kano or Abuja. While being here, make sure to check out Yelwa, Russo, Rafin Sainye, Rafin Par, Naraguta Hausawa and Barakin Delimi Sabuwa as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Physiotherapy in Nigeria with SIM - Matt...

06:13 min ( September 16, 2010 by mattinnigeria)
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Take a Four Minute Trip to Nigeria

04:08 min ( December 15, 2008 by erinmikayla)
Views: 2,502 - Rating: 4.66667/5

A 4 min video about City Ministries work in Nigeria, caring for orphans and former street children


Jos Unrest

02:03 min ( March 30, 2010 by kaine kainw)
Views: 128 - Rating: 0/5

In Memory of The beloved that lost their lives in The Jos Sectarian violence 2010

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Interesting facts about this location

Jos

Jos {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:9|56|N|8|53|E|region:NG_type:city(510300)|| | |name= }} is a city in the Middle Belt of Nigeria. The city has a population of about 900,000 residents based on the 2006 census. Popularly called "J-town" or "Jesus Our Saviour" by the residents, it is the administrative capital of Plateau State.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 9.92, 8.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Jos, Nigerian state capitals, Populated places established in 1915, Populated places in Plateau State

Hillcrest School (Jos, Nigeria)

Hillcrest School is a private, co-educational day school situated in the city of Jos in Nigeria which is sponsored by ten Christian mission bodies.

More reading: Hillcrest School (Jos, Nigeria) homepage
Located at 9.92, 8.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1942, Jos, Plateau State, Schools in Nigeria

Rwang Pam Stadium

Rwang Pam Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Jos, Nigeria. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Jos teams JUTH F.C. , Plateau United and Mighty Jets. The stadium has a capacity of 15,000 spectators. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:9|57|5|N|8|51|59|E|region:NG-RI_type:landmark_source:dewiki |primary |name= }}

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 9.92, 8.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Nigeria

Theological College of Northern Nigeria

The Theological College of Northern Nigeria (TCNN) is a private, Christian college in Bukuru, Plateau State, Nigeria.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 9.92, 8.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1958, Universities and colleges in Nigeria

Bukuru

Bukuru is located on the Jos Plateau in Nigeria. It used to be considered a separate city from the city of Jos close by, but like every other form of urbanization, the city of Jos has merged with the town of Bukuru to form the Jos-Bukuru metropolis. It is the headquarters of the Jos South Local Government Area.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 9.92, 8.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Plateau State