Cross River state

Cross River State Map - Local Government areas

  • Date Created November 29, 2021
  • Capital
  • LGA Chairman
  • Land Area 1,932 sq mi
  • Population 151,125 ( 2006 census)
  • GDP

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Akamkpa 2023 Presidential Election Results

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History Of Akamkpa

Akamkpa Local Government Area of Cross River State, Nigeria. Akamkpa local government area is located in Cross River state, Southsouth Nigeria. Created in 1976. Its headquarters are in the town of Akamkpa. It has an area of 5,003 square kilometres (1,932 sq mi) and a population of 151,125 at the 2006 census. The postal code of the area is 542

Prominent tribes in Akamkpa LGA include the Ejagham and the Dusaya Iyoung with the LGA consisting of towns and villages such as Uyanga, Ikpi, Awi, Mbarakon, Eku, Iko, and Oban. Akamkpa LGA shares boundaries with Odukpani LGA, Akpabuyo LGA, the Republic of Cameroon and Ikom.


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