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Osisioma Ngwa

Osisioma Ngwa is a Local Government Area of Abia State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Osisioma. It has an area of 198 km2 and a population of 219.632 at the 2006 census.

Michika

Michika is a Local Government Area of Adamawa State, Nigeria. It is located directly across the border from the famous tourist site of Rhumsiki in Cameroon.

Ikot-Abasi

Ikot Abasi is located in the south west corner of Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. It is bounded by Oruk Anam Local Government Area in the north, Mkpat Enin and Eastern Obolo Local Government Areas in the east and the Atlantic Ocean in the south. The Im ...

Ini, Akwa Ibom

Ini is located in the south of Nigeria and is a local government area of Akwa Ibom State. The location of Ini local government area covers the former Ikono local government area and Abia. He owns a land area of 320.451 square kilometers.

Mkpat-Enin

Mkpat-Enin is located in the south region of Nigeria and is a town and a Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State. It sits at an altitude of approximately 185 metres above sea level. This lag has an area of square kilometers 322.352 124.461 squar ...

Okobo, Akwa Ibom

Okobo is located in the south of Nigeria and is a Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State. The local government area was created in 1989 by the government of President Ibrahim Babangida. The local government area is bounded by Uruan, Oron, Urue- ...

Aguata

Aguata is a Local Government Area in Anambra state in Nigeria, with its headquarters in Aguata, a major part of which falls into the city of Ekwulobia, while the smallest part falls within Aguluezechukwu. There has been an age-long contention on ...

Anambra West

Anambra West is a Local Government Area in the northwestern part of Anambra State, Nigeria. Towns that make up the local government are Mmiata Anam, Umuoba-Abegbu Anam, Umuenwelum Anam, Owelle, Oroma-Etiti, Umueze Anam, Umudora Anam, Umuikwu Anam ...

Ihiala

Ihiala is a city in Nigeria, located in the southern part of Anambra State and within the region known as Igboland. It has long served as the local administrative capital of the Local Government Area. The Local Government Area has a population of ...

Nnewi South

Nnewi South is a Local Government Area in Anambra South Senatorial Zone of Anambra State, Nigeria. Its population is approximately 1 million. Ukpor is the headquarters of Nnewi South. Other towns that make up the local government include: Akwaihe ...

Oyi

Oyi is a Local Government Area in Anambra State, Nigeria. It is home to the Oyi people. The towns that make up the local government are Nkwelle-Ezunaka, Awkuzu, Ogbunike, Umunya and Nteje. OYA / Ayamelum Federal district was represented by hon Ch ...

Dass, Nigeria

Dass is a Local Government Area of Bauchi State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Dass. It has an area of 535 km2 and a population of 89.943 at the 2006 census. Postcode area 740.

Ganjuwa

Ganjuwa is a Local Government Area of Bauchi State, Nigeria. It was curved out from the Darazo Local Government in September, 1991 and it’s bordered with Jigawa State from the North and Gombe State from the South East. The Local Government also s ...

Katagum

Katagum is a town, a local government area and a traditional emirate in Bauchi State of northern Nigeria. The town is located on the northern bank of the Jamaare River, which is a tributary of the Hadejia. Most of the inhabitants are Muslim, alon ...

Ningi, Nigeria

Ningi is a town, a local government area, and an emirate in Bauchi State, Nigeria. The Ningi emirate comprises two local government areas, Ningi and Warji, with a combined area of 5.250 km 2 and a population of 501.912 according to the 2006 Censu ...

Tafawa Balewa, Bauchi

Tafawa Balewa is a local government area in the Southern part of Bauchi State in northern Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Tafawa Balewa. "The village of tafana Baleva takes its name from two corrupted Fulani words: "Tafari" rock and ...

Ekeremor

Ekeremor is one of the eight local government areas in Bayelsa State, Nigeria. It borders Delta State and has a coastline of approximately 60 km on the Bight of Bonny. Its headquarters are in the town of Ekeremor in the northeast of the area. It ...

Gboko

Gboko is a fast-growing town in the Benue State of North-central Nigeria. The name Gboko also refers to a Local Government in Benue State. The population for the town is over 500.000, mostly Tiv people. It is the traditional capital of the Tiv tr ...

Ohimini

Ohimini is a Local Government Area of Benue State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Idekpa-Okpiko.Ohimini was created out of the present Otukpo Local Government Area of Benue State.Major districts under Ohimini local Government are,On ...

Otukpo

Otukpo is a town in Benue State, Nigeria located in the Middle Belt Region of Nigeria. It is also the eponymous name of a subgroup of the Idoma people. Otukpo is the headquarters of the Otukpo Local Government Area. It was the headquarters of the ...

Vandeikya

Vandeikya is a local government area in Nigeria. Vandeikya local government Council is located between 7°in latitude and 5 and 7°15 North latitude, and longitude 9° and 9°6 East longitude from Greenwich. It has an area of 183.939 square meters, 0 ...

Biu, Nigeria

Biu is a town and a Local Government Area in southern Borno State of Nigeria. The town is the administrative center of the LGA. The town was once the capital of the Biu kingdom, and is now capital of the Biu Emirate. Biu lies on the Biu Plateau a ...

Chibok

Chibok is a Local Government Area of Borno State, Nigeria, located in the south of the state. Its headquarters are in the town of Chibok. It has an area of 1.350 km² and a population of 66.105 at the 2006 census. In the town of Chibok is primaril ...

Dikwa

Dikwa used to be part of the kingdom of Borno before being captured by Rabih in 1893. The latter had the place fortified and Dikwa became the capital of his kingdom from 1893 to 1900. In 1900, the French defeated Ravi and captured Dikwa. The city ...

Gwoza

Gwoza is a local government area of Borno State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Gwoza, a border town "about 135 kilometres South-East of Maiduguri." The postal code of the area is 610. The terrain is rocky and hilly. In Gwoza the hi ...

Abi, Cross River

People from Abi come from the Agbo subgroup of Igbo. One of the largest tribes within Abi Local Government is Bahumono, which includes eight villages: Anong, Ediba, Usumutong, Abeugo, Afafanyi, Igonigoni, Ebom, and Ebiriba. There are language dif ...

Obudu

Obudu is a local government area and town in Cross River State, Nigeria. The area features a tourist resort, Obudu Cattle Ranch, which hosts an annual mountain running competition called the Obudu Ranch International Mountain Race. The town of Ob ...

Ogoja

Ogoja is a Local Government Area in Cross River State, Nigeria. Its headquarters is Ogoja town in the northeast of the area near the A4 highway at 6°39′17″N 8°47′51″E. It has an area of 972 km2 and a population of 171.901 at the 2006 census. St. ...

Yala, Nigeria

Yala is a Local Government Area in Cross River State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Okpoma in the east of the area at 6°35′35″N 8°38′01″E. It has an area of 1.739 km2 and a population of 210.843 at the 2006 census. This makes Yala ...

Isoko South

Isoko South is a Local Government Area in the Isoko region of Delta State, Nigeria. With its headquarters at Oleh, Nigeria, it is one of the two local governments that make up the Isoko region. The other is Isoko North, which has its headquarters ...

Oshimili North

The Oshimili North is one of the twenty-five Local Government Areas that make up Delta State, South-south geo-political region of Nigeria. The Local Government was created in 1997 and until its creation, was part of the old Oshimili Local Governm ...

Sapele, Delta

Sapele is a city in Delta State, Nigeria. The origin of the name is believed to be an anglicized derivation of the Okpe word Uriapele, named after a local deity, the shrine of which can still be found in the centre of the city. It is believed the ...

Esan Central

Esan Central Local Government Area is a Local Government Area of Edo State, Nigeria. Its administrative headquarters is in the city of Irrua. Postcode area 310.

Esan North-East

Esan North-East is bordered with Atani by Ubiaja, Ebhoiyi by Igueben, Ivue and Obeidu by Irrua, Uzea by Afemai, Amendokhian by Ugboha with towns in all its surroundings.

Orhionmwon

Orhionmwon is a Local Government Area of Edo State, Nigeria. Its headquarters is in the town of Abudu. It has an area of 2.382 km² and a population of 206.717 at the 2006 census. The postal code of the area is 301.

Gbonyin

Aiyekire is a Local Government Area of Ekiti State, Nigeria. The geographical entity known as Gbonyin local government was created October 1, 1996 out of Ekiti East local government, with senior Zacheaus Adebowale OFI Chairman of pioneer. After t ...

Ijero Ekiti

Ijero Ekiti is a town in Ekiti State of Nigeria in West Africa. "Ijero Ekiti" refers to a common thought or mutual understanding which is situated in the northwest part of Ekiti State. Ijero Ekiti is the headquarters of Ijero Local Government sin ...

Ikole

Ikole is a Local Government Area of Ekiti State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Ikole. It has an area of 321 km2 and a population of 168.436 at the 2006 census. Postcode area 370.

Moba, Nigeria

Moba is a local government area of Ekiti State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Otun. It has an area of 199 km2 and a population of 146.496 at the 2006 census. Postcode area 372. Moba consists of the following notable cities: Iro Eki ...

Awgu

Awgu is the Headquarters of Awgu Local Government Area in Enugu State, Nigeria and the Headquarters of Awgu Catholic Diocese. The Catholic Cathedral is said to resemble a space ship when viewed with Google Earth. The town is also the Orientation ...

Edem

Edem, Sometimes referred to as "Edem Ani" is an area in Nsukka Local Government Area of Enugu State, Nigeria. Today, it is made up of three autonomous communities/towns: Akpa-Edem, Ozi-Edem and Edem-Ani. Eden has an area 50.492 km 2 19.495 square ...

Isi Uzo

Isi Uzo is a Local Government Area of Enugu State, Nigeria bordering Benue State and Ebonyi State. Its headquarters are in the town of Ikem.The other towns are: Eha Amufu, Neke, Mbu, and Umualor. Isi-Uzo is a constituent of Enugu East Senatorial ...

Mmaku

Mmaku is a town located in the Awgu local government area of Enugu State, Nigeria. Its prominent communities are Enugwu Agu, Affam, Ifite, Otokwu and Ezioha. The Oji-Awgu road is the main thoroughfare in Mmaku. Surrounding communities are Ugbo, O ...

Oji River

Oji River is a Local Government Area of Enugu State, Nigeria to the south bordering Anambra State and Abia State. Its headquarters are in the town of Oji River. The towns within Oji River L G A are:- Inyi, Achi, Awlaw, Akpugoeze and Ugwuoba. Enug ...

Udenu

Udenu is a Local Government Area of Enugu State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Obollo-Afor on the A3 highway. Udenu local government shares border with Nsukka University of Nsukka with Orba as the nearest to Nsukka. It has an area ...

Unadu

Unadu is a community in Igbo Eze South Local Government Area of Enugu State, Nigeria. It lies North West of Nsukka. Boundaries are formed by Kogi state To the North, Enugu-Ezike, Itchi and Alor-Agu. Unadu plays host to Afor Market, popularly know ...

Ideato South

Ideato South is a Local Government Area of Imo State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Dikenafai, the source of Orashi River. Ideato South has an area of 88 km² and a population of 159.879 at the 2006 census. The postal code of the ar ...

Isiala Mbano

Isiala Mbano is a Local Government Area of Imo State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Umuelemai. It has an area of 166 square km and a population of 198.736 at the 2006 census. The postal code of the area is 471. This district was ca ...

Mbaitoli

Mbaitoli is a Local Government Area of Imo State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Nwaorieubi. It has an area of 204 km2 and a population of 237.555 at the 2006 census, although the state government claims 234 km2 and a population in ...

Ngor Okpala

Ngor Okpala is a Local Government Area of Imo State, Nigeria. Its headquarters is in the town of Umuneke Ngor. It has an area of 561 km2 and a population of 159.932 at the 2006 census. This is notable place in IMO state because of the position of ...