DELSU Logo: Image, Description & Meaning

The origin of Delta State University can be traced to the Government Teachers’ Training College during the colonial era and beyond. Between 1971 and 1985, the training college became a College of Education that awarded the Nigerian Certificate of Education. In 1981, the college became affiliated to the University of Benin, Benin City and consequently […]

Anambra State Logo: Image, Description & Meaning

Anambra State is one of the major states in South Eastern Nigeria. The state was created in 1976 from part of the East Central State. The state’s capital at that time was Enugu. However, in 1991, there was a restructuring which led to Anambra State being divided into Enugu and Anambra. Currently, the capital of […]

Nigerian Army Logo: Description and Meaning

The history of the Nigerian Army can be traced to the Royal West African Frontier Force which was formed in 1900. But that isn’t the crux of this post; we’ll be looking the Army’s Logo, its history and what the emblem means. The Nigerian Army Logo has an Eagle, two interlaced triangle-like six pointed stars […]

Osun State Logo: Image, Description & Meaning

With the election of Rauf Aregbesola as governor of Osun State in 2010, the state was rebranded and given a new identity. This was seen in the new coat of arms, state flag as well as state’s anthem. The coat of Arms which represents the state’s logo comprises two elephants which symbolise strength, service and […]

NTA Logo: Description & Meaning

Nigerian Television Authority otherwise known as NTA is the National Televsion Network in Nigeria. The TV network was established in May 1977 based on the Decree 24 of 1977. As a result of this decree, all the 12 regional television stations which had been established between 1959 and 1974 were merged and brought under the […]

Common Nigerian Trees and Their Botanical Names

In this post, we’ve compiled a list of trees commonly found in different parts of Nigeria along with their botanical names and uses. Mountain Fig Botanical name Ficus glumosa (Moraceae) Uses One of the beneficial parts of this tree is the root. The juice from this root can be used to treat cough and conditions […]

Kaduna State Logo: Image, Description & Meaning

Kaduna one of the major states in the country and it is located in the Northern part of Nigeria. The name Kaduna is derived from the Gbayi ethnic group, which have lived in this part of the country for centuries. However, several sources have been linked to the name, Kaduna. Some sources claim that it […]

Fidelity Bank Logo: Description & Meaning

Fidelity Bank began operations in 1988 as Fidelity Union Merchant Bank Limited. And by 1990, it had become the fastest growing merchant bank in the country. Fidelity was able to leverage on the emerging opportunities in the commercial and consumer end of financial services to become Fidelity Bank Plc in 1999. The bank became a […]

FUTO Logo: Image, Description & Meaning

FUTO is the oldest university of technology in Nigeria. It was established in 1980. The school began with 225 students and 60 staff. The university is the premier federal university of technology in the Southern part of the country. Initially, FUTO began at the premises of the Old Government Technical College. However in 1982, the […]

LAUTECH Logo: Image, Description & Meaning

LAUTECH was established in 1988 following the request by the Governing Council of the Polytechnic Ibadan. The governor at that time set up a committee in 1988 which recommended the creation of the university. In 1990, the Federal Military Government accepted the state’s request which led to the establishment of the Oyo State University of […]

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