Kaduna state

Kaduna State Map - Local Government areas

  • Date Created February 29, 1996
  • Capital Zaria
  • LGA Chairman
  • Land Area 563 km² (217 sq mi)
  • Population 736,000 (2006 )
  • GDP

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History Of Zaria

Zaria local government area is located in Kaduna State, Nigeria. It serves as the capital city for the Zazzau Emirate Council and is one of the original seven Hausa city-states. It is also a major city in Kaduna State.

The current estimated population of Zaria Local Government Area is approximately 572,905 inhabitants. Zaria Local Government Area comprises various towns, districts, and villages, including Zaria, Samaru, Sabon Gari, Danmagaji, Hanwa, Bassawa, Kofan-gayan, and Shikka.

Zaria is known for its diverse ethnic composition, hosting members of various ethnic groups. However, the predominant language spoken in the area is the Hausa language.


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