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History Of Gwale

Gwale Local Government Area is situated in Kano State, Nigeria, within the Greater Kano metropolitan area. Its administrative headquarters are located in the suburb of Gwale, specifically around the Kofar Na’isa Area. Gwale LGA covers an area of 18 km⊃2; and had a population of 362,059 according to the 2006 census.

The administrative headquarters of Gwale LGA are situated in the town of Gwale. Gwale LGA is located at the center of Kano city. Several towns and villages make up Gwale LGA, including Fuska, Yalwa, Gandu, Dadankaya, Dandunshi, Waika, Aburawa, Kabuga, and Jaen.

The majority of the area's residents belong to the Hausa and Fulani ethnic groups. The Hausa and Fulfulde languages are extensively spoken in the area, while Islam is widely practiced. The postal code of Gwale LGA is 700234.


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