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Rivers State Map - Local Government areas

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History Of Akuku Toru

Akuku-Toru Local Government Area is situated in the south-eastern part of Rivers State, Nigeria. The headquarters of Akuku-Toru LGA is located in the town of Abonnema.

According to the 2006 census, Akuku-Toru LGA had a population of 156,006 people. The LGA covers an area of 1,443 square kilometers. Akuku-Toru LGA is bordered by Degema Local Government Area to the north, Asari-Toru Local Government Area to the east, and Ogbia Local Government Area to the south. The Atlantic Ocean lies to the west of Akuku-Toru LGA.

The major communities in Akuku-Toru include Abonnema, Kula, Idama, Soku, and Elem-Sangama. The people of Akuku-Toru are predominantly Kalabari. The Kalabari language is commonly spoken in the LGA.


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