Nworie River

The Nworie River is a river in Nigeria that passes through Owerri and drains into the Otamiri River at Nekede. The length of the river from its source to its confluence is 9.2 km. The river is heavily polluted; in 2017 the local government issues warnings against using water from the river.[1][2]

Showing some of the buildings around the river.


  1. ^ "Danger looms in Imo over polluted Nworie River - Vanguard News". Vanguard News. 2017-01-11. Retrieved 2018-06-21.
  2. ^ "Figure 2. Map of Nworie River". ResearchGate. Retrieved 2018-06-21.