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Jigawa

(ˌdʒɪˈɡɑːwə)
n
(Placename) a state of N Nigeria. Capital: Dutse. Pop: 4 348 649 (2006). Area: 23 154 sq km (8940 sq miles)
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He added that the Federal Government has been striving to develop solar energy city in Jigawa state, where it is expected to conduct Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) and survey.
Scatec Solar has signed an agreement with CDIL, a Canadian renewable energy development company focused on Africa, and BPS, a Nigerian strategic consulting firm, securing the 100 MW (DC) Nova Scotia Power plant located in Jigawa State, Nigeria.
24 Ali Ahmad, Resolution of Civil Disputes in Formal and Informal Forums in Jigawa State, UK's Department for International Development (2003)
Evaluating health workers' knowledge following the introduction of clinical mentoring in Jigawa State, northern Nigeria," African Journal of Reproductive Health 19(3): 118-125.
Suleiman Adamu ofAaAeAeA Jigawa state was appointedAaAeAeA Minister ofAaAeAeA Water Reso
In July 2012, clinical mentoring was introduced into the Jigawa State health system in northern Nigeria.
APC officials, speaking to New African in the days after Buhari's election, mentioned Sule Lamido, former governor of Jigawa state in the far north who is close to former president Olusegun Obasanjo, as a credible opponent.
7 Federal University Dutse, 2012 2013 Jigawa, Jigawa State 8 Federal University Birnin 2012 2013 Kebbi, Kebbi State 9 Federal University Gusau, 2012 2013 Zamfara State 10 Kano University 2000 2007 of Technology Wudil.
The 20-year-old told Jigawa State Police officials that it was his goat and he shouldn't be charged as he had asked the goat the permission to have sex with it.
Forty-two percent (42%) of the respondents in Borno State (a state that contributed more than 38% of WPV in 2011) had no reason for rejecting polio vaccination while 37% in Jigawa State attributed their rejection to the safety of OPV.
In a first attack since the state of emergency was declared, but just outside the areas covered by the decree, gunmen attacked a police station in northern Nigeria's Jigawa state late Tuesday, killing a teenage girl and wounding an officer.