Kebbi state
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  • Date Created August 27, 1991
  • Capital Birnin-Kebbi
  • Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu
  • Land Area 36,800 sq km (14,200 sq mi)
  • Population 3,256,541
  • GDP $3.29 billion

History of Kebbi

Kebbi is a state in north-western Nigeria with its capital at Birnin Kebbi. The state was created out of a part of Sokoto State in 1991. Kebbi State is bordered by Sokoto State, Niger State, Zamfara State, Dosso Region in the Republic of Niger and the nation of Benin. It has a total area of 36,800 km?2;.