Enugu State is located in southeastern Nigeria and is known as the “Coal City State” due to its historical significance in coal mining. The state’s capital city is Enugu, which serves as its administrative and commercial center. It was once the center of coal mining in Nigeria during the colonial era, and remnants of this industry can still be seen in the city.

Enugu State is renowned for its educational institutions. The University of Nigeria, Nsukka, is one of the country’s leading universities and attracts students from across Nigeria and beyond. Other notable institutions include the Enugu State University of Science and Technology and the Institute of Management and Technology. These institutions contribute to the state’s reputation as an educational hub.

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