Warri ranks 1,344th in number of biographies on Pantheon, behind Khabarovsk, Saskatoon, and Ōta, Tokyo. Memorable people born in Warri include Sunday Oliseh, Michael Obiku, and Emmanuel Olisadebe. Warri has been the birth place of many soccer players. Warri is located in Nigeria.
The city of Warri is an oil hub in South-South Nigeria and houses an annex of the Delta State Government House. It served as the colonial capital of the then Warri Province. It shares boundaries with Ughelli/Agbarho, Sapele, Okpe, Udu and Uvwie although most of these places, notably Udu, Okpe and Uvwie, have been integrated to the larger cosmopolitan Warri. Osubi houses an airport that serves the city. Effurun serves as the gateway to and the economic nerve of the city. Read more on Wikipedia
Most individuals born in present day Warri were soccer players (6), while most who died were .