Abia is a state in the south eastern part of Nigeria. The capital is Umuahia, and the major commercial city is Aba, which was formerly a British colonial government outpost in the region, and is also one of the most populated areas in Nigeria. Abia state was created in 1991 from part of Imo State. It is one of the constituent states of the Niger Delta region. It's also the 5th most industrialized state in the country, and has the 4th highest index of human development in the country, with numerous economic activities and fast growing populations as recorded by the United nations early 2018. The state also houses the biggest cattle market in Nigeria.
|Visa requirements||Tourist / Visitor Visa:
Passport valid for at least 6 months
Completed visa application form
Two recent passport size photographs
A Letter of Invitation from a company/host in Nigeria accepting immigration responsibility
Visitors/Tourists are required to show evidence of sufficient funds
Nigeria Immigration Service Visa Payment Receipt and Visa Acknowledgement Receipt.
For more information on this visit https://portal.immigration.gov.ng
|Languages spoken||Igbo Language|
|Currency used||Naira (NGN)|
|Area (km2)||6,320 km2|