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Location of Nigeria: Nigeria is located between 4°N and 14°N of the equator and between 3°E and 15°E of the green with meridian.
Size: Nigeria is the fourth largest country in West Africa in terms of land area after Niger, Mali and Mauritania. The total land area is approximately 923,769 square kilometers.
The greatest distance from east to west is approximately 1300km while from North to South is about 1,100km
In terms of population. Nigeria is the most population single country in Africa with 140 million people in 2006.
Physical setting: The relief of Nigeria is grouped in to lowland and highest. Area of lowland which are below 309m above sea level include the Sokoto plain, the Niger benue trough, the Borno plain etc.
Sedimentary rocks are associated with Central highest around Kano, Kaduna, Jigawa and Plateau state, the western highest around Ondo, Oyo, Kwara and Osun state.
The western highest found in the border between Nigeria and Cameron e.g Mandela maintain.
The Eastern scarpland found wit Eastern region of Nigeria expecially around Enugu Nsukka.
The major high land in the area is the udi-nelka plateau (300-600m)
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Transportation is defined as the movement of people, goods and commodity from one place to another either by land, water or air.
(i) Road Transportation
(ii) Water Transportation
(iii) Air Transportation
(iv) Pipeline Transportation
(v) Rail Transportation
(i) It helps im movements of goods and services
(ii) It helps in movements of people
(iii) It helps in development of tourism
(iv) It helps in generating revenue
(v) It create employment opportunities
(vi) It enhance national and international trade
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• Tin is mined by a method opencast method using the following processing.
• A powerful machine called a dragline is used to pile the tin in to a heap.
• Explosives are used to remove the over burden rocks.
• A monitor is then used to direct a strong get of water towards the heap.
• The water wash the soil through a series of sluice boxes.
• The tin ore sink to the bottom of the sluice boxes why the water Carrie the dirty away.
(i) Employment: The mining of the mineral provide jobs for many people.
(ii) Revenue generation: Taxes paid by mining companies are source of revenue to the government.
(iii) Foreign exchange earning: The export of mineral like petroleum, coal, tin etc provide foreign exchange for the country.
(iv) Provision of essential goods: Essential goods are derived from mineral e.g petroleum provide kerosene, petrol etc.
(v) Raw materials for industries: Raw materials like limestone are used by cement industries.
A settlement is a collection of buildings with people living in them. It is a centre for human activities and it consists of house, communication network, road, track and railways.
(ii) Farm stead
(iii) Metro poll
(i) Agriculture function: agriculture is the main occupation of rural dwellers, leading to the production of abundant food.
(ii) Lumbering function: Most area with forest are engaged in limbering activities.
(iii) Small scale shopping: Like petty trading using their small shops and local markets.
(iv) Fishing function due to the presence of rivers.
(v) Religious function: Rural areas with church or mosque are involved in religious activities.
(i) Heavy industry: These are secondary industry whose product are heavy or bulky. They employ the service of mainly males. Examples are metallurgical industries, petroleum industries and shop buildings industries.
(ii) Light industry: These are secondary industries which produce relatively light weight goods such as materials television of matches, television set, fans, book. They employ the service of mainly women. They produce fine or consumables goods. Example are books manufacturing industries
(i) Shortage of raw materials: Lack of settlement raw materials available to industries limits industrial growth.
(ii) Insufficient capital access to finance or loan is very difficult.
(iii) Poor quality of industries labor: Developing countries have large poor of illiterate population that provide the personnel for our industries.
(iv) Low purchasing Power of the populace: Large scale of poverty in the country make people have low purchasing Power.
(v) Inadequate power supply: There are frequent disruption of power supply in industrial areas which draws back the development of industries in developing countries.
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