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Minna Destination Guide

Discover Minna in Nigeria

Minna in the region of Niger with its 291,905 habitants is a town located in Nigeria - some 74 mi or ( 118 km ) North-West of Abuja , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Minna

Local time in Minna is now 02:06 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Lagos " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Sofon Dagga, Petta, Osogbo, Marikishi, and Makurdi. When in this area, you might want to check out Sofon Dagga . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Minna ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location


Minna is a city (estimated population 304,113 in 2007) in west central Nigeria. It's the capital of Niger State, one of Nigeria's 36 federal states, and is the headquarters of Chanchaga Local Government Area.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 9.61 6.56 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Nigerian state capitals, Populated places in Niger State

Minna Township Stadium

Minna Township Stadium (aka Bako Kontagora Stadium) is a multi-use stadium in Minna, Nigeria. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Niger Tornadoes. The stadium has a capacity of 5,000 people. Niger State is in the planning stages of expanding the stadium to 30,000.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 9.62 6.55 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Football venues in Nigeria

Minna Airport

Minna Airport is a small airport located 10 km northwest of Minna, a city in the Niger State of Nigeria. As of 2012, plans for a major expansion have been announced.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 9.65 6.46 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: Airports in Nigeria, Niger State

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Minna