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Explore Gora in Nigeria

Gora in the region of Nigeria (general) is a town in Nigeria - some 117 mi or ( 188 km ) North-East of Abuja , the country's capital city .

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Current time in Gora is now 08:58 AM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Lagos " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tafan, Nabatum, Kano, Kamaru, and Kaduna. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Tafan . Where to go and what to see in Gora ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Theological College of Northern Nigeria

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

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Located at 9.80 8.88 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
Tags: Educational institutions established in 1958, Universities and colleges in Nigeria

Jos Plateau

The Jos Plateau is a plateau located near the center of Nigeria. It covers 8600 km² and is bounded by 300-600 meter escarpments around much of its circumference. With an average altitude of 1280 metres and its highest point is Shere Hills 1829 meters . The plateau has given its name to the State, Plateau State in which it is found and is itself named for the state's capital, Jos.

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Located at 9.57 9.08 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Afromontane ecoregions, Afrotropic ecozone, Ecoregions of Nigeria, Montane grasslands and shrublands, Plateau State, Plateaus of Nigeria

Jos South

Jos South is a Local Government Area in Plateau State, Nigeria. It houses the Governors office in Rayfield and can thus be described as the defacto capital of plateau state. Its headquarters are in the town of Bukuru at{{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:9|48|00|N|8|52|00|E|region:AU_type:city_source:GNS-enwiki | |name= }}. It has an area of 510 km² and a population of 306,716 at the 2006 census. The postal code of the area is 930.

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Located at 9.80 8.87 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Local Government Areas in Plateau State


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.

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Located at 9.80 8.87 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Populated places in Plateau State

Air Force Military School, Jos, Nigeria

Air Force Military School, Jos {AFMS} is a military and academic institution located in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria. Established on 18 August 1980, the school has graduated over 4300 junior airmen as of July 2012. The school is effectively a military institution (part of the Nigerian Air Force) that provides both normal secondary school education and military training to Nigerian boys aged around 11 to 17 years.

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Located at 9.87 8.89 (Lat./Long.); Less than 22 km away
Tags: 1980 establishments in Nigeria, Educational institutions established in 1980, Military schools in Nigeria, Nigerian Air Force