Niger state

Niger State Map - Local Government areas

  • Date Created December 14, 2021
  • Capital Katcha
  • LGA Chairman
  • Land Area 1,681 km² (649 sq mi)
  • Population 122,176 ( 2006 census )
  • GDP

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History Of Katcha

Katcha Local Government Area (LGA) is located in Niger State, Nigeria, with its headquarters located in the town of Katcha. The LGA shares borders with Gbako, Bosso, Mokwa, Agaie, Bida, and Lavun LGAs

According to estimates, Katcha LGA has a population of approximately 122,497 inhabitants. The LGA is home to several towns and villages, including Badeggi, Essa, Bisanti, Kataeregi, Gbakogi, Sidi Saba, and Bakeko, among others.

The majority of the population in Katcha LGA belongs to the Nupe ethnic group. The Nupe language is predominantly spoken in Katcha LGA.


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