Following is a list of State Names and Abbreviations for Nigeria.  The following names and abbreviations are accepted:

 

State NameAbbreviationAlternate Abbreviations
AbiaABNG-AB
Abuja Federal Capital TerritoryFCNG-FC;Federal Capital Territory;FCT;FCT-Abuja;Abuja
AdamawaADNG-AD
Akwa IbomAKNG-AK
AnambraANNG-AN
BauchiBANG-BA
BayelsaBYNG-BY
BenueBENG-BE
BornoBONG-BO
Cross RiverCRNG-CR
DeltaDENG-DE
EbonyiEBNG-EB
EdoEDNG-ED
EkitiEKNG-EK
EnuguENNG-EN
GombeGONG-GO
ImoIMNG-IM
JigawaJING-JI
KadunaKDNG-KD
KanoKNNG-KN
KatsinaKTNG-KT
KebbiKENG-KE
KogiKONG-KO
KwaraKWNG-KW
LagosLANG-LA
NasarawaNANG-NA
NigerNING-NI
OgunOGNG-OG
OndoONNG-ON
OsunOSNG-OS
OyoOYNG-OY
PlateauPLNG-PL
RiversRING-RI
SokotoSONG-SO
TarabaTANG-TA
YobeYONG-YO
ZamfaraZANG-ZA