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A city of central Nigeria north of Abuja. Founded by the British in 1913, the city has cotton mills.


1. (Placename) a state of N Nigeria. Capital: Kaduna. Pop: 6 066 562 (2006). Area: 46 053 sq km (17 781 sq miles). Former name (until 1976): North-Central State
2. (Placename) a city in N central Nigeria, capital of Kaduna state on the Kaduna River (a principal tributary of the Niger). Pop: 1 329 000 (2005 est)


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a city in central Nigeria. 302,000.
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