Imo State

Suomi فارسی Українська Galego हिन्दी 日本語 Português Español Русский Română 한국어 Eesti Français 中文 Polski Dansk Svenska Nederlands Deutsch Српски / Srpski Italiano Norsk (Bokmål) Català Türkçe

Imo State (Igbo: Ȯra Imo) is a state in the South-East geopolitical zone of Nigeria, bordered to the north by Anambra State, Rivers State to the west and south, and Abia State to the east. It takes its name from the Imo River which flows along the state's eastern border. The state capital is Owerri and its state nickname is the "Eastern Heartland."