Welcome to Agbor, the most populous city among the Ika people located in Ika South Local Government Area of Delta State, in South-south geo-political zone of Nigeria, West Africa. With the recent renovations on the College of Education in 2021, Agbor has been transformed into a college town attracting tourists and students alike. In this article, we will explore the attractions and experiences that Agbor has to offer.
Notable Ika people who have made a significant impact in their respective fields include Nigeria Business Man – Jim Ovia, Nigerian football manager – Sunday Oliseh, Nigerian Politician – Ifeanyi Okowa, Nigerian actor – Hanks Anuku, Nigeria’s youngest promoter – Prince Fredoo Perry, Former Acting Governor of Delta State and Former Speaker – Sam Obi, and Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria – Godwin Emefiele.
The Aladja-Itakpe-Ajaokuta rail crosses through the city of Agbor to the terminal at Owa to two steel hubs of Nigeria (Aladja and Ajaokuta), making it easy for tourists to explore this region.
Agbor is also home to several educational institutions. Some of them include University of Delta, Agbor (formerly College of Education, Agbor); State School of Nursing and Midwifery, Agbor; Agbor Technical College, Agbor; and the proposed Anioma Open University, Agbor.
In conclusion, Agbor is a city steeped in culture and history. It offers a unique blend of modern facilities and traditional values, making it an ideal destination for travelers looking to explore Nigeria’s rich heritage. Come and experience Agbor’s warm hospitality, vibrant culture, and stunning landscapes!