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Ankpa is located in Nigeria
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
 • 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.


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

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Entertainment Express

Entertainment Express
Mon, 30 Mar 2015 01:29:27 -0700

... the APC include; Ogori-Magongo, Idah, which is the hometown of Senator Ahmadu Alli, a PDP chieftain, Mopa Moro, Dekina, the LGA of the state Governor, Idris Wada of the PDP, Olamaboro, Ofu, Ajaokuta, Yagba East, Ankpa and Ijumu Local Government ...
Daily Trust
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 04:04:40 -0700

A former Speaker of Kogi State House of Assembly, Bala Zakari, yesterday defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Zakari with thousands of his supporters from Ankpa Local Government said he left the PDP ...
Sun, 29 Mar 2015 09:51:53 -0700

Senate: PDP 28 APC 160 INVALID 6. Presidential PDP 23 APC 158 INV 13. The result at Ankpa/Wadata 04 polling unit beside Queen's hotel. Reps APC 165 PDP- 65 Invalid- 10. Senate APC- 166 PDP- 68 Invalid- 5. Presidential APC- 164 PDP- 68 Invalid- 7.
Osun Defender
Mon, 30 Mar 2015 08:11:15 -0700

Kogi Presidential Result 1. Ogori Mangongo LGA—APC 2321, PDP 1934 2. Adavi LGA—APC 22659, PDP 7,767 3. Okehi LGA—APC 17,801. PDP 5808 4. Yagba West LGA—APC 6231 , PDP. 6639 5. Igalamela-Odolu LGA— APC 6075 , PDP 7285 6.
Daily Trust
Sun, 22 Mar 2015 22:53:16 -0700

Meanwhile, the conflict between the Agatu and Fulani herders in Benue may have spilled over to Kogi State, where a Fulani settlement in Ojuwo-Odagbo community in Ojoku district of Ankpa local government area, was recently attacked. Two Fulani ...
Daily Trust
Fri, 13 Mar 2015 02:01:37 -0700

Nine teams have indicated interest in participating in the 2015 Federation Cup in Kogi State. At the draws conducted at Kogi State FA office, three of nine participating teams - National League side Kogi United, Nation-Wide League sides FC Lokoja and ...
Daily Trust
Thu, 19 Mar 2015 04:59:19 -0700

Lokoja — Alhaji Abdullahi Shuaibu, one of the contestants for the stool of Onu-Ejefa Enabo in Ankpa Local Government Area of Kogi State, has alleged that his life and that of his family members are under threat. In a petition to the state government ...

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Eagle Reporters
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:41:15 -0700

Newest giantkillers Idah United who who earlier dumped out Koton Karfe Ambassadors 2-0 and walk over Ankpa Leopards who failed to turn up in the opening and last eight round respectively will will face famous stingers FMC in the finals scheduled to ...

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