Imo is one of the 36 conditions of Nigeria and lies in the South East of Nigeria. Owerri is its capital and biggest city Imo is flanked by the conditions of Anambra toward the north, toward the east, and Rivers toward the south and west. The British initially entered the domain in 1901, when they built up a military post in the district. Imo comprises of beach front marshes toward the east of the Niger River. The majority of the state's unique tropical rain woodland vegetation has been supplanted by more open zones of oil-palm hedge.
Imo state is for the most part occupied by the Igbo Ibo individuals and is a standout amongst the most thickly populated zones in Nigeria. The populace is generally occupied with farming; yams, taro, corn maize, rice, and cassava manioc are the staple harvests, and oil palm is the principle money edit. Imo is likewise one of the boss inland oil delivering territories in the nation; other mineral assets incorporate coal and gaseous petrol.
Owerri, the state capital, is a modern and instructive focus that makes refreshments, aroused sheet-press, cowhide items, and cleanser. The state capital is additionally the seat of the Federal University of Technology, Owerri established 1980.