Bauchi state is located in the Northern part of Nigeria .The state was created on the 3rd February 1976 from North Eastern state. The state has a population of 4,653,066 as at census 2006. The people from the state speak Hausa ,as the state is dominated by the hausas
Natural Resources: Gold, cassiterite (tin ore), columbite, gypsum, wolfram, coal, limestone, lignite and iron ore, Antimony, Marble,
Agricultural Resources: Millet, Coffee, Cotton, Guinea Corn, Maize, Yams, Tomatoes.
Points of Interest: Yankari Game Reserve with warm spring at Wikki, Lame Burra Game Reserve, Tomb of Late Alhaji Abubakar Tafawa Balewa, first Prime Minister of the Federation.
Local Government Areas
- Tafawa Balewa