Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Ughelli City In Nigeria

Ughelli is a town in Delta State, Nigeria. The city of Ughelli has an 'Ovie', which is the
traditional ruler.

The indigenes of Ughelli town have a yearly celebration festival called 'Omanuku', which is celebrated along side with the modern  Ughelli Carnival

According to the 1991 census Ughelli had a population of 54,206; a 2007 estimate places its population at 82,994.

The town was originally an agricultural center, but industries and many beautiful hotels and suits  has now developed there . 

Petroleum extraction by Shell occurs in the vicinity at sub Village called Eruemukowhorien.

The major schools are the Delta State School of Health, Anglican Girls Grammar School,St Theresa's College, Government College, Lulu Schools, Kogbodi International School, Noble Crest Schools, marvel school, High standard comprehensive and Petra college and many others that not mention.

The town is also the home of Our Lady of the Waters Cathedral, seat of the Roman Catholic Apostolic Vicariate of Bomadi. 

A famous producer of glass bottles Frigoglass's Now Called Beta Glass factory is located in Ughelli.

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