Population: 160,311

Living in Oyigbo, Nigeria:
Tips for Moving and Visiting

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Oyigbo is a small city and is about 30 kilometres from the capital of Port Harcourt. The traditional chieftain is Eze Mike Nwaji and was installed in 1998. The local government chairman is Gerard Oforji. Oyigbo is a rapidly developing city and is home to the famous Afam power station.

Oyigbo is about 30 minutes drive from the capital city. It is a local government area in Rivers state. It was created in the year 1991. The current chairman is Gerald Oforji. The traditional chief of the City is Eze Mike Nwaji and he was installed in 1998. The roads here are in poor conditions but work is in progress. Business is not as booming as it is in the Capital city because it is a suburban area.

Chinasa, says: 2020

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