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Objectives of Kainji dam project

 The Kainji dam project is located in the northwestern part of Nigeria across the Niger river at Kainji. The project was opened in 1969 and lies in a remote, thinly populated, and very poor part of Nigeria. The dam is 66 meters high and 55 meters long and has produced a man-made lake behind it …

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Characteristics of nomadic herding

Nomadic pastoralism involves constant or seasonal movement or migration of nomads and their livestock (cattle, goats, sheep, donkeys, and camels) from one place to another in search of green pastures and water The following are characteristics of nomadic herding Seasonal movement of nomads and their livestock cattle are kept as sign of wealth large herd …

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Characteristics of intensive subsistence farming

Intensive subsistence farming is the growing of crops and rearing of animals on small scale for subsistence purpose for example growing cereal crops like cassava and beans for domestic consumption. it is mostly practised in less developed countries like Zambia and some parts of Asia. The following are characteristics of intensive subsistence farming they use …

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8 similarities between rotational bush fallowing and shifting cultivation

8 similarities between rotational bush fallowing and shifting cultivation

shifting bush fallowing is an advanced form of shifting cultivation replacing tradition shifting cultivation because of population increase leading to scarcity of land and need for agricultural modernisation. it involves farmers moving from one plot to another when land loses fertility but on the same area on rotational basis on the other hand, shifting cultivation …

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The condition necessary for the growing of cloves

cloves are indigenous crops of the west indies. they were brought to Europe by Vasco da Gama from India in the 16th century. sultan sayyid said between 1804 to 1856 introduced the cloves in Zanzibar and Pemba. Zanzibar and Pemba produce 80% of the world’s supply of cloves The following are condition necessary for the …

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15 factors for tourism in Kenya

15 factors for tourism in Kenya

Kenya is found in east Africa and it is most important destination for tourism with tourism attractions around Mombasa coastal areas, Malinda, Indian oceans, lake Nakuru, Nairobi museum, Tsavo national parks, Amboseli and culture like Maasai culture the following are factors which favour development of tourism in Kenya improved marketing and advertisement by using the …

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