Jigawa state

Jigawa State Map - Local Government areas

  • Date Created December 09, 2021
  • Capital Sule Tankarkar Town
  • LGA Chairman Sale Ahmed
  • Land Area 1,283 sq km
  • Population 130,849( 2006 census )
  • GDP

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History Of Sule Tankarkar

Sule Tankarkar Local Government Area is located in the northern part of Jigawa State, Nigeria, within the Northwest geopolitical zone of the country. It shares a border with parts of Niger Republic.

Sule Tankarkar LGA covers an area of 1,283 square kilometers. According to the 2006 census, it had a population of 130,849 inhabitants. The estimated current population is approximately 187,945 inhabitants, indicating significant population growth over the years.

Sule Tankarkar LGA comprises several towns and villages, including Amanga, Danyardi, Togai, Jeke, Asayaya, Dangwanki, Maizuwo, Matoya, Danladi, Danzomo, Shabaru, Yandamo, and Albasu.

The majority of the population in Sule Tankarkar LGA belongs to the Hausa and Fulani ethnic groups. The Hausa and Fulfulde languages are commonly spoken throughout the area. The postal code of Sule Tankarkar LGA is 732.


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