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NIGERIA  UNITED KINGDOM  Dominion of the Federation of NIGERIA
  
(Lagos) - (London + Westminster) - (Lagos)

EASTERN Region

Flag or logo since 1960-10-01*
EASTERN Region (en)
Emblem or Symbol*

Queen Elizabeth II
(ruler of UNITED KINGDOM since 1952-02-06)
Capital:Enugu - (Enugu)
Official languages: English (en) .

Mainland:


EASTERN EASTERN Region  (Enugu)

6 Divisions:

BAKASSI BAKASSI Province  (Bakassi)Local: BAKASSI Province (en)  (Bakassi)
CALABAR CALABAR Province  (Calabar)Local: CALABAR Province (en)  (Calabar)
OGOJA OGOJA Province  (Ogoja)Local: OGOJA Province  (Ogoja)
ONITSHA ONITSHA Province  (Onitsha)Local: ONITSHA Province (en)  (Onitsha)
OWERRI OWERRI Province  (Owerri)Local: Province of OWERRI (en)  (Owerri)
RIVERS RIVERS Province  (Port Harcourt)Local: RIVERS Province (en)  (Port Harcourt)







* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.

Other Independent or Semi-Independent Polities within the 2021's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

NIGERIA Dominion of the Federation of NIGERIA  (Lagos)


Other Territories or Entities within the 2021's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

ADAMAWA State of the Lamidate of ADAMAWA  (Yola)
AGAIE Emirate of AGAIE  (Agaie)
AGBOR Ika Igbo Kingdom of AGBOR  (Agbor)
BADE Emirate of BADE  (Gashua)
BAUSHI BAUCHI Emirate  (Bauchi)
BIU Emirate of BIU  (Biu)
BORGU Emirate of BORGU  (Bussa)
BORNO Traditional State of BORNO  (Kukawa)
DAURA Hausa Emirate of DAURA  (Daura)
DUTSE Fulbe State of DUTSE Emirate  (Dutse)
EBIRALAND Igbirra State : EBIRALAND  (Okene)
EDO BENIN EDO Kingdom : Kingdom of Benin  (Benin City)
EGBALAND Chiefdom of EGBALAND  (Abeokuta)
FIKA FIKA State  (Fika)
GOMBE GOMBE Emirate  (Gombe)
GUMEL GUMEL Emirate  (Gumel)
GWANDU GANDWU Emirate  (Gwandu)
GWOZA GWOZA State  (Gwoza)
HADEJIA HADEJIA Emirate  (Hadedjia)
IBADAN IBADAN City-State  (Ibadan)
IDOANI Yoruba State of IDOANI  (Idoani)
IDOMALAND IDOMALAND Chiefdom  (Otukpo)
IGALA IGALA Kingdom : Idah State  (Idah)
IJEBU Yoruba State of IJEBU Kingdom  (Ijebu Ode)
IJEBU-REMO Yoruba Authority of IJEBU-REMO  (Remo)
IJESHA Yoruba Kingdom of IJESHA  (Iyemogun)
ILE IFE Yoruba Kingdom of ILE IFE  (Ile-Ife)
ILORIN Fulani Emirate of ILORIN  (Ilorin)
IWO Yoruba Kingdom of IWO  (Iwo)
JAMAARE JAMAARE Emirate  (Jamaare)
JEMAA Emirate of JEMAA  (Kafanchan)
JOS Chiefdom of JOS  (Jos)
KANO Emirate of KANO  (Kano)
KARBI KAUWA KARBI KAUWA Emirate  (Machina)
KATAGUM KATAGUM Emirate  (Azare)
KATSENA KATSINA Emirate  (Katsina)
KAZAURE Emirate of KAZAURE  (Kazaure)
KEBBI Emirate of KEBBI : Argungu State  (Argungu)
KEFFI Emirate of KEFFI  (Keffi)
KONTAGORA Emirate of KONTAGORA  (Kontagora)
KOTON KARIFI Ebira State of KOTON KARIFI  (Koton Karifi)
LAFIA Emirate of LAFIA  (Lafia Beriberi)
LAFIAGI Emirate of LAFIAGI  (Lafiagi)
LAGOS LAGOS Federal Territory  (Lagos)
LAPAI Emirate of LAPAI  (Lapai)
MISAU Bornuan State of MISAU Emirate  (Misau)
MUBI State of MUBI  (Mubi)
MURI Emirate of MURI  (Muri)
NASARAWA Emirate of NASARAWA : State of Kwotto  (Nasarawa)
NINGI State of NINGI Chiefdom  (Ningi)
NORTHERN CAMEROONS NORTHERN CAMEROONS Zone  (Gashaka)
NORTHERN NIGERIA NORTHERN Region  (Kaduna)
OKE-ONA Egba State of OKE-ONA  (Oke-Ona)
OKPE Kingdom of OKPE  (Okpe)
OSHOGBO Yoruba Kingdom of OSHOGBO  (Oshogbo)
OWO Yoruba State of OWO  (Owo)
OYO Yoruba State of OYO  (Oyo)
PATEGI PATEGI State  (Pategi)
SABON BIRNI SABON BIRNI part of the Hausa State of Gober  (Sabon Birni)
SOKKOTO SOKOTO Sultanate  (Sokoto)
SULEJA Emirate of SULEJA  (Abuja)
TIVLAND TIV Chiefdom  (Makurdi)
UMUNEDE Ika Igbo Kingdom of UMUNEDE  (Umunede)
WARRI Yoruba State of WARRI  (Warri)
WASE Emirate of WASE  (Wase)
WESTERN NIGERIA WESTERN Region  (Ibadan)
WUKARI Jukun State of WUKARI  (Wukari)
YAURI Fulani Emirate of YAURI  (Yelwa)
ZANFARA Traditional State of ZANFARA  (Zurmi)
ZARIA Emirate of ZARIA  (Zaria)
ZURU Emirate of ZURU  (Zuru)
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 Main Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   * Rulers.org, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of Ethnia.org website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

   * others are added according to the consulted entity.

 




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