Jigawa state

Jigawa State Map - Local Government areas

  • Date Created December 09, 2021
  • Capital Birniwa Town
  • LGA Chairman Umar Baffa
  • Land Area 1,567 sq km
  • Population 142,329( 2006 census )
  • GDP

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History Of Biriniwa

Birniwa Local Government Area is situated in Jigawa State, Nigeria. Its administrative headquarters is located in the town of Birniwa. Birniwa LGA covers an area of 1,567 square kilometers and had a population of 142,329 inhabitants according to the 2006 census. The estimated current population is 142,692 inhabitants.

The postal code of Birniwa Local Government Area is 731. Birniwa LGA comprises several towns and villages, including Unguwa, Kishinde, Kachliari, Batu, Dole, Kukawa, Mungurum, and Dingisa.

The majority of the population in Birniwa LGA are members of the Hausa and Fulani ethnic groups. The Hausa and Fulfulde languages are extensively spoken in the area


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