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Abantoken Destination Guide

Delve into Abantoken in Nigeria

Abantoken in the region of Cross River is located in Nigeria - some 230 mi or ( 370 km ) South-East of Abuja , the country's capital .

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Local time in Abantoken is now 09:48 PM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Lagos " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Yaoundé, Douala, Bodam, Bamenda, and Malabo. While being here, you might want to check out Yaoundé . Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Abantoken ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Battle of Nsanakong

The Battle of Nsanakong or Battle of Nsanakang took place between defending British and attacking German forces during the Kamerun Campaign of the First World War. The town of Nsanakong had been occupied by the British on 30 August 1914. On 6 September, German forces attacked, driving the British force over the border back into Nigeria.

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Located at 5.88 8.97 (Lat./Long.); Less than 22 km away
Tags: 1914 in Africa, African theatre of World War I, Battles of World War I involving Germany, Battles of World War I involving the United Kingdom, Battles of the African Theatre (World War I), Battles of the Kamerun campaign, History of Cameroon, Kamerun, Military history of Cameroon

Ossidinge

Ossidinge was a government station and capital of the prefecture in the German colony of Cameroon.

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Located at 5.89 9.13 (Lat./Long.); Less than 30 km away
Tags: Kamerun, Populated places in Cameroon