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Federal Polytechnic, Offa, established in 1992
Geographic limits of the map: N: 14° N S: 4° N W: 2° E E: 15° E
Offa is a city located in Kwara State, central Nigeria with a population of about 90,000 inhabitants. The vegetation in Offa is savanna vegetation and the town is noted for its weaving and dyeing trade, using vegetable dyes made from locally grown indigo and other plants. Offa is well known for cultivation of Sweet potatoes and maize which also formed part of the favourite staple foods of the indigenes in the town. Offa in one of her eulogy is being address as the home of sweet potatoes. Cattle, goats and sheep are also raised in the environs. The key religions practised in the town are:- Islam, Christianity and Traditional religions.
The ancient tradition for which the town is known is wrestling. Offa's rich history is comprehensively documented in a book written by James Bukoye Olafimihan an educationist and clergyman titled 'Iwe Itan Offa' , literally translated The Book of the History of Offa.
Offa is on the railway line from Lagos, the former capital of Nigeria, and Offa served as the railway terminus before the line was extended north to Kano and Nguru.
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2018/2019 SCREENING DATES FOR
CANDIDATES WHO APPLIED FOR HND ADMISSION
is to announce to all candidates who applied for HND admission into The Federal
that there will be screening exercise
for all applicants in the Polytechnic Main Campus as scheduled below:
3rd – 7th
Applied Science and Technology
1000 Lecture Theatre
Business and Management Studies
Lib. & Information Department
3rd – 7th September, 2018
Communication and Information Technology
In their Departments
ND LR By NDIC Building
Please note that any candidate who
fails to participate in the screening exercise will not be considered for
admission in the Polytechnic.
All Candidates are expected to come for screening
with all original and photocopies of their
Candidates are expected to submit Security form to the
office of the Head of Security Unit before the screening date.
Screening interview commence by 9.00am each day.
ALH. ABDULHAMID O. RAJI
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