Postal History of NIGERIA

Post Offices ABUJA IJESHA to AFFA

ABUJA IJESHA
01.08.1957 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency under Yaba

1     1C "PA"     14.09.1957
(Proud)
30.09.1960
(Proud)
   

ABULE NLE ROAD
20.10.1945 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency under Ebute Metta

NOT SEEN

ACHALLA
28.05.1956 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency under Awka

1 "PA"   1C "Blank"     19.10.1956
(Proud)
30.09.1960
(Proud)
   

ACHI
17.07.1944 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency under Awgu

1     1C "Nigeria"     11.09.1944
(Proud)
24.03.1955
(Proud)
   
2     2C "Nigeria"     06.02.1958
(Proud)
30.09.1960
(Proud)
   

ACHINA
21.07.1947 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency under Awka

1     1C "Nigeria"     02.09.1947
(Proud)
30.09.1960
(Proud)
   

ADADIA
30.07.1955 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency under Ogidi

1 "PA"   1C "Nigeria"   18.11.1955
(Proud)
30.09.1960
(Proud)
   

ADA IKIRUN
17.06.1950 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency under Ikirun

1     1C "Nigeria"     06.07.1950
(Proud)
20.09.1954
(Proud)
   
2 "PA"   1C "Blank"     23.05.1956
(Proud)
30.09.1960
(Proud)
   

ADATAN
20.12.1956 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency under Abeokuta

1     1C "POSTAL AGENCY"   13.03.1957
(Aab)
18.09.1957
(Proud)
   
2 "AGENCY"   1C "POSTAL"     07.10.1958
(Proud)
30.09.1960
(Proud)
   

ADAZI ANI
19.09.1955 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency under Awka

1 "PA"   1C "Blank"     04.01.1956
(Proud)
14.12.1956
(Proud)
   

ADAZIENU
28.05.1952 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency under Awka

1 "PA"   1C "NIGERIA"     30.07.1952
(Proud)
06.06.1955
(Proud)
   
2 "PA"   1C "Blank"     30.12.1955
(Proud)
31.08.1959
(Proud)
   

ADAZI NNUKWU
16.02.1957 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency under Awka

1     1C "PA"     03.08.1957
(Proud)
30.09.1960
(Proud)
   

ADEDOTUN
18.12.1958 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency under Abeokuta

1     1C "POST OFFICE"     21.11.1959
(Proud)
02.08.1960
(Proud)
   

ADEJE (ADEJI)
05.06.1944 to 08.03.1945
 21.05.1945 to to
30.09.1960
Postal Agency under Warri

1     1C "NIGERIA"   Spelt: ADEJI 02.04.1946
(Proud)
13.06.1950
(Proud)
   
2 "PA"   1C "NIGERIA"     04.09.1950
(Aab)
30.11.1954
(Proud)
   
         
3     2C "NIGERIA"   Spelt: ADEJI 19.04.1955
(Proud)
19.09.1957
(Proud)
   
4 "PO" "TAL AGENCY"   1C     PO facing inward 20.10.1958
(Proud)
     
5 "PO" "TAL AGENCY"   1C     PO facing outward 19.02.1958
(Proud)
22.02.1958
(Proud)
   
6 "POSTAL AGENCY"   1C       19.01.1959
(Proud)
02.09.1959
(Proud)
   
7     1C "NIGERIA"   Asterisk above date 31.03.1960
(Proud)
30.09.1960
(Proud)
   

ADEKUNLE BUS STOP
1956 to 02.11.1959
Postal Agency under Ebute Metta

1 "BUS STOP"   1C "PA"       02.11.1959
(Proud)
   

ADIASIM
08.11.1958 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency under Ikot Ekepe

1     1C "POSTAL AGENCY"     11.12.1959
(Proud)
22.12.1959
(Proud)
   

ADIO
01.03.1938 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency 110 miles from Iddo

1     1C "NIGERIA"     10.06.1939
(Proud)
12.01.1959
(Proud)
   

ADO
01.04.1940 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency under Badagry

1     1C "NIGERIA"     05.09.1942
(Proud)
31.05.1951
(Proud)
   
         
1     1C "NIGERIA"   Asterisk above date 03.11.1951
(Proud)
30.09.1960
(Proud)
   

ADO AWAYE
18.01.1943 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency under Oyo

1     1C "NIGERIA"     05.10.1943
(Proud)
25.11.1954
(Proud)
   

ADO EKITI
April 1916 to 30.09.1960
31 miles north of Akure. Upgraded to post office 1931

1 "DISTRICT OF NIGER"   OVAL "EKITI DIVISION"     05.02.1921
(Proud)
     
2     1C "NIGERIA"   Spelt:
ADO-EKITI
11.04.1922
(Proud)
     
3     1C "NIGERIA"   Spelt:
ADOEKITI
06.06.1922
(Proud)
01.10.1928
(Proud)
   
4     1C "Blank"     12.08.1929
(Proud)
13.09.1930
(Proud)
   
5     2C "NIGERIA"   Thick bars on sides 31.10.1931
(Proud)
02.03.1937
(Proud)
   
6     2C "NIGERIA"   25.01.1938
(Proud)
20.10.1959
(Proud)
   
         
7     1C "NIGERIA"   Asterisk above date
I can not distinguish between 7 and 10
20.01.1953
(Proud)
30.09.1960
(Proud)
   
8 "TELEGRAPHS"   1C     Nigeria on left 12.09.1953
(Proud)
30.09.1960
(Proud)
   
9 "PA"   1C "NIGERIA"     02.10.1953
(Proud)
     
10     1C "NIGERIA"   Asterisk above date
I can not distinguish between 7 and 10
30.12.1954
(Proud)
30.09.1960
(Proud)
   
11     2C "NIGERIA"   Thin lines on sides 04.09.1960
(Proud)
30.09.1960
(Proud)
   
12 "REGD"   1C "NIGERIA"     11.01.1952
(Proud)
     
13     1C "SAVINGS BANK"   03.04.1952
(Proud)
05.10.1959
(Proud)
   
14 "REGISTERED"   Oval     06.09.1954
(Proud)
30.09.1960
(Proud)
   

ADONTA
22.10.1956 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency under Ogwashi Uku

1     1C "POSTAL AGENCY"     13.12.1956
(Proud)
06.10.1959
(Proud)
   

ADUN
10.01.1955 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency under Obubra

1 "PA"   1C "Blank"     10.01.1955
(Proud)
11.02.1956
(Proud)
   
2 "PA"   1C "NIGERIA"     23.08.1957
(Proud)
18.04.1958
(Proud)
   

AFAGHA IKOT EBAK
16.01.1954 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency under Ikot Ekpene

1     1C "NIGERIA"     15.05.1954
(Proud)
30.09.1960
(Proud)
   

AFFA
20.10.1945 to 30.09.1960
Postal Agency in Onitsha District

1 "PA"   1C "NIGERIA"     01.06.1953
(Proud)
30.09.1960
(Proud)