Benue state

Benue State Map - Local Government areas

  • Date Created November 27, 2021
  • Capital Otukpo Town
  • LGA Chairman George Ali
  • Land Area
  • Population
  • GDP

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History Of Otukpo

Otukpo Local Government Area in Benue State, located in the North-central geopolitical zone of Nigeria. The headquarters of Otukpo Local Government Area is in the town of Otukpo. Otukpo LGA is bordered by Apa, Ohimini, Ado, and Olamaboro Local Government Areas.

Several towns and villages make up Otukpo LGA, including Allen, Adoka-icho, Adoka Ehaji, Entekpa, Icho, Adoka, Ogboju, and Otobi. The estimated population of Otukpo LGA is approximately 199,009 inhabitants.

The area is mostly inhabited by the Idoma people. The Idoma language is commonly spoken in the LGA. Otukpo LGA is regarded as the capital of the Idoma Nation.


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