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Kano State Map - Local Government areas

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History Of Garko

Garko Local Government Area is situated in Kano State, Nigeria, within the Northwest geopolitical zone. The administrative headquarters of Garko LGA is in the town of Garko, which is located on the A237 highway. According to the 2006 census, Garko LGA had a population of approximately 162,500 inhabitants. Garko LGA covers a land area of 450 square kilometers.

The majority of the population in Garko LGA consists of members of the Hausa and Fulani ethnic groups. Some of the towns and villages within Garko LGA include Kawo, Garinali, Yarka, Buda, Zakarawa, Kafin Malamai, Gurjiya, and Makadi. The widely spoken languages in Garko LGA include Hausa and Fulfulde, reflecting the linguistic diversity of the area. The postal code of Garko LGA is 712.


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