The federal capital territory abuja is an 8000 km 2 piece of land located at the centre of nigeria, comprising of six main administrative divisions (called area councils), with a capital city (designated as the federal capital city, fcc) that houses nearly all the federal establishments (and hundreds of private ones) located within one (the. Key words: land use, land cover, image classification algorithms, analysis, spatial variations abstract what image classification does is to assign pixel to a particular land cover and land use type that has the most similar spectral signature. Abuja, the capital city of nigeria is located in the centre of the country, within the federal capital territory (fct) as a planned city, it officially became nigeria's capital on 12 december 1991. Department of geography and environmental management, university of abuja, fct, nigeria † f p lympson, suite 10, dansville plaza, gudu district abuja, nigeria abstract: globally there are concerns about outdoor air pollution and its effects on the environment and human health. The fct covers an area of 800 sq kms and larger in land mass than seven states in the country (anambra, ekiti, lagos, imo, akwa ibom, ebonyi, and abia) and.
Nigeria erosion and watershed management project - additional financing (newmap-af) (p164082) abuja fct, nigeria lulc land use and land cover. An assessment of buildup expansion on an urban floodplain: for sustainable growth and development of gwagwalada fctnigeria agency abuja nigeria + 4 there is proper and efficient land. Ts222 abuja geographic information systems (agis) as a tool for good governance in nigeria abuja (fct) covers a total land area approximately 7,315 sq km.
The federal capital territory (fct), nigeria, is the study was conducted in the federal capital territory (fct), abuja, nigeria abuja covers an area of. The land use act of 1978 converted all land to state land the governor of the state (fct minister in the case of abuja) is responsible for the management of this land on behalf of the people therefore, land cannot be owned privately. Nigerian diaspora / diaspora in nigeria background with global migratory movement, transcontinental transport and worldwide instant communication, the set-up, constellations and dynamics of societies is changing rapidly. Abuja fct, abuja of dynamics landuse/landcover the about is study this abstract a is nigeria of capital federal the nigeria, abuja new, a is nigeria of capital federal the fct, abuja of dynamics landuse/landcover the about is study this area settlement developing fast abstract, nigeria.
Analyses of landuse and land cover changes in the federal capital territory, abuja nigeria, using multitemporal satellite data unpublished phd thesis, department of geography, university of abuja, abuja. The department of urban & regional planning is one of the key departments in the fcda charged with the physical planning, and monitoring of land use in the territory the department has undergone a lot of transformation over the years, reflecting the scope of services it provides. Residential land for sale gemini estate, behind fha phase 2, lugbe district, abuja ₦ 1,500,000. Impacts of urban land use changes on flood events in warri, abuja, fct, nigeria land uses and land cover as a result by changing water flows and increasing.
Abuja  is the capital city of nigeria located in the centre of the country within the federal capital territory (fct) it is a planned city and was built mainly in the 1980s,  replacing the country's most populous city of lagos as the capital on 12 december 1991. The study covers the municipal area of abuja city, nigeria (figure 1)the federal capital territory covers a total land area of approximately 8,000sqkm however, the capital city has a land area of.
Formerly, land could be bought from communities, individuals, and institutes, but due to the land use act, urban land is managed by the governor of a state through a land use and allocation committee who dispense land through the granting of certificates of occupancy. Presently, the fast urban growth in nigeria has affected approximately 400,000 hectares of vegetative cover in the kuje area council, the increases in urbanization and sprawling pattern of development in abuja have culminated into the quick disappearance or total transformation of fertile agricultural sites into peri-urban development. Land use data comes from the global land cover share database , published by the food and agriculture organization of the united nations elevation data comes from the shuttle radar topography mission (srtm) , published by nasa's jet propulsion laboratory.