Yobe state

Yobe State Map - Local Government areas

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History Of Yusufari

Yusufari Local Government Area (LGA) Iis located in Yobe State, Nigeria. The headquarters of the LGA are situated in the town of Yusufari, located in the southeast of the area at coordinates 13°04′06″N 11°10′33″E. Yusufari LGA shares a border with the Republic of Niger to the north.

Yusufari LGA covers a total area of 3,928 square kilometers. According to the 2006 census, the population of Yusufari LGA was recorded at 111,086 inhabitants. The estimated population of Yusufari LGA is currently 201,948 inhabitants.

The LGA comprises several towns and villages, including Tulo-Tulowa, Masassara, Yusufari, and Kuri Wakko. Yusufari LGA shares borders with the Bursari LGA and parts of the Niger Republic. The area is largely occupied by members of the Hausa/Fulani ethnic division. The Hausa language is commonly spoken in Yusufari LGA. The postal code for Yusufari LGA is 630.


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