Every state in Nigeria has their various plate number codes. These codes engraved on plate numbers have what they mean.
In our previous posts, we talked about Lagos State, Anambra, Imo, Abia, Ondo, Katsina and Enugu State plate number codes and what they mean. This time around, we would reveal the meaning of the codes engraved on Oyo State Plate Numbers.
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The following first three letters you see on any plate number indicates the Local Government area in which the vehicle was registered.
Below are the Oyo state plate number codes and what they mean.
BDJ – Bodija Ibadan
AME – Arowomole (Ogbomosho)
LUY – Oluyole (Ibadan)
MAP – Mapo (Ibadan)
SEY – Iseyin
GBR – Igbo-Ora
NRK – Onireke (Ibadan)
YYY – Oyoy East (HQ in Kosobo)
FMT – Atiba (HQ in Offa Meta)
JND – Oyo West (HQ in Ojongbodu)
The license plates are generally white and the number itself is imprinted in blue. The background consists of an outline of a map of Nigeria. The top left corner bears the Nigerian flag or the coat of arm. The state name and slogan is displayed at the top centre of the plate, and the “Federal Republic of Nigeria” is written at the bottom.
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