Katsina state

Katsina State Map - Local Government areas

  • Date Created June 04, 1996
  • Capital Dan Musa
  • LGA Chairman N.M.Danmusa
  • Land Area 792 km² (306 sq mi)
  • Population 113,691 (2006 census)
  • GDP

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History Of Dan Musa

Dan Musa is a Local Government Area (LGA) situated in Katsina State, Nigeria. The administrative headquarters of Dan Musa LGA is situated in the town of Dan Musa.

Dan Musa LGA covers a land area of approximately 792 square kilometers. According to the 2006 census, the population of Dan Musa LGA was estimated to be 113,691 inhabitants. The postal code of Dan Musa LGA is 821.

Some of the major towns and villages within Dan Musa LGA include Yan Tumaki, Yashi, and Wurmawa. The most prominent ethnic group in Dan Musa LGA is the Fulani ethnic division. However, there may also be other ethnic groups present within the local government area. The Fufulde language is commonly spoken among the inhabitants of Dan Musa LGA, reflecting the cultural heritage of the Fulani ethnic group.


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