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Ankpa
Ankpa is located in Nigeria
Ankpa
Location in Nigeria
Coordinates: 7°26′N 7°38′E / 7.433°N 7.633°E / 7.433; 7.633Coordinates: 7°26′N 7°38′E / 7.433°N 7.633°E / 7.433; 7.633
Country  Nigeria
State Kogi State
Area
 • Total 1,200 km2 (500 sq mi)
Population (2006 census)
 • Total 267,353
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)
3-digit postal code prefix 270
ISO 3166 code NG.KO.AN

Ankpa is a Local Government Area in Kogi State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Ankpa on the A233 highway in the west of the area at7°22′14″N 7°37′31″E / 7.37056°N 7.62528°E / 7.37056; 7.62528.

It has an area of 1,200 km² and a population of 267,353 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 270.[1]

The northeasterly line of equal latitude and longitude passes through the LGA.

References[edit]

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



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211 news items

News24 Nigeria

News24 Nigeria
Sat, 18 Apr 2015 09:30:00 -0700

An eyewitness, James Ankpa-Yunusa, told media that the suspects were arrested while shooting into the air to scare people. Ankpa-Yunusa said that "the suspects, armed with Ak 47, first try to snatched election materials but voters resisted them." He ...

Daily Sun

Daily Sun
Sat, 18 Apr 2015 16:37:30 -0700

Comrade Ben Adaji, a former All Progressives Congress, APC aspirant for Ankpa federal constituency of Kogi state, an ardent critic of Jonathan's administration, calls on Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (President-elect) to see disarmament all over the country as ...

DailyPost Nigeria

DailyPost Nigeria
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 02:22:30 -0700

police robber The Kogi State Police Commissioner, Mr Adeyemi Ogunjemilusi, on Thursday said 17 persons were arrested over alleged involvement in various electoral offences during the just concluded March 28 and April 11 general elections in the state.

spyghana.com

spyghana.com
Thu, 16 Apr 2015 05:11:15 -0700

He said two of the suspects were arrested in Ofu area of the state with ballot boxes and ballot papers and one suspect at Ankpa area for unlawful possession of firearms. Adebayo told reporters that 12 of the suspects were arrested at Gegu-Beki ...

Daily Sun

Daily Sun
Wed, 15 Apr 2015 09:18:45 -0700

The five APC House of Representatives member-elects are Abdullahi Bello (Okene/Ogorimagongo), Lawal Idris (Ajaokuta), Hassan Omale (Ankpa/Omala), Buba Jubril (Lokoja/Koto-Karfe) and Kabiru Mohammed Ajana (Okehi/Adavi). The three PDP ...

Daily Sun

Daily Sun
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 11:33:45 -0700

He also commended the teeming supporters for their resilience, despite intimidation from the opposition,even as he assured that they would challenge the results of Ankpa 1 and Ankpa 11,Olamaboro and Okene 1 constituencies which he noted, were ...
 
GlobalPost (blog)
Thu, 16 Apr 2015 05:11:15 -0700

He said two of the suspects were arrested in Ofu area of the state with ballot boxes and ballot papers and one suspect at Ankpa area for unlawful possession of firearms. Adebayo told reporters that 12 of the suspects were arrested at Gegu-Beki ...
 
Nigerian Tribune
Thu, 16 Apr 2015 02:56:15 -0700

... the former speaker of Kogi State House Assembly, Abdullahi Bello- Okene Ogori/Magongo constituency, Hassan Omale - Ankpa/ Omala/Olamaboro constituency, Emmanuel Egwu- Idah/ Ofu/Igalamela/Odolu, Buba Jibrin- Lokoja/Koton Karfe, Lawal Idris, ...
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