August 27, 1991, as an extraction of what used to be a part of Bendel State. Geographic P rofile: Apart from the natural resources which Delta State is blessed with, the people also engage in agriculture. South South. Get Help Talk to Us. Ethnic Profile: Raw Materials Distribution in Delta State.
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Lignite, Kaolin, Laterite, Silica Sand. Tourism Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation.
Furthermore, there are various solid mineral deposits within the State - industrial clay, silica, lignite, kaolin, tar sand, decorative rocks, limestone, etc. Delta State is generally low-lying without remarkable hills. Media Photos Videos News Priorities. Nigeria, commonly known as the giant of Africa with more than 150 million people is the most populous country in Africa.
Lignite, Kaolin, Gravel, Silica Sand. The major occupations of the people are farming, hunting, fishing and oil exploration. Some considerable amount of natural gas is also gotten from the State. Silica Sand, Laterite, Granite. Economic Profile: With one of the biggest democracies in the world and a presidential system of government, it has a dual economy, based on its rich natural resources, traditional agriculture and the trade sector.
Lignite, Laterite, Silica Sand. In almost all the Local Government Areas, fresh fish, crabs, shrimps and dried fish abound.
They are hospitable, enlightened, and resourceful people. Major C ities: The State has a wide coastal belt inter-laced with rivulets and streams, which form part of the Niger-Delta.