Bakura, Nigeria

Bakura
baraden bakura
Bakura local government
relatedLGA and town
Nickname(s): 
ima
Motto(s): 
bakura garin burmi
Bakura is located in Nigeria
Bakura
Bakura
Location in Nigeria
Coordinates: 12°09′N 5°54′E / 12.150°N 5.900°E / 12.150; 5.900Coordinates: 12°09′N 5°54′E / 12.150°N 5.900°E / 12.150; 5.900
Country  Nigeria
State Zamfara State
Area
 • Total 1,366 km2 (527 sq mi)
Population
 (2006 census)
 • Total 186,905
Time zone UTC+1 (WAT)
3-digit postal code prefix
892
ISO 3166 code NG.ZA.BA

Bakura is a Local Government Area in Zamfara State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Bakura at 12°42′37″N 5°52′23″E / 12.71028°N 5.87306°E / 12.71028; 5.87306 in the north-east of the Local government area.

It has an area of 1,366 km2 and a population of 186,905 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 892.[1]

References

  1. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on 7 October 2009. Retrieved 2009-10-20.


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