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Awka South
LGA
Awka South is located in Nigeria
Awka South
Awka South
Coordinates: 6°10′N 7°04′E / 6.167°N 7.067°E / 6.167; 7.067
Country  Nigeria
State Anambra State
Capital Awka
Population (2006)
 • Total 189,049
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)

Awka South Local Government Area (LGA) is made up of nine towns, namely, Amawbia, Awka, Ezinato, Isiagu, Mbaukwu, Nibo, Nise, Okpuno and Umuawulu. In the past, the people of Awka South LGA were well known for blacksmithing. Today they are respected among the Igbo people of Nigeria for their technical and business skills.

Awka is a town in Awka south local government area, It is the seat of government, And has a lot of prominent people both home and abroad while Amawbia is home to the state house i.e. Governor's lodge and the State Prisons. Nise have notable infrastructures like WEAC (West African examination council) state head office and St. Paul University college situated there.

Isiagu community is a town in Awka south local government area. It is one of the agricultural areas in the state with rich fertile soil for farming. It is believed to be one of the ancient towns in south eastern Nigeria (igbo land).

Isiagu community have had two traditional rulers till date. The current traditional ruler is Igwe Augustine Nwankwo (igwe agu 1 of Isiagu).

Isiagu has two primary schools and one secondary school. The community has a history of peaceful coinhibition and strong cultural heritage.

Schools[edit]

Here is the list of secondary schools in Awka South Local Government Area:

  • St. John Of God Secondary School, Awka
  • Igwebuike Grammar School, Awka
  • Girls Secondary School, Awka
  • Community Secondary School, Umuokpu
  • Capital City Secondary School, Awka
  • Kenneth Dike Memorial Secondary School, Awka
  • Ezi-Awka Community Secondary School, Awka
  • Community Secondary School, Okpuno
  • Nneoma * Community Secondary School, Nibo
  • Community Secondary School, Mbaukwu
  • Emeka Aghasili High School, Nise
  • Community Secondary School, Agulu-Awka
  • Community Secondary School, Amawbia
  • Union Secondary School, Umuawulu
  • Union Secondary School, Amawbia
  • Ezike High School, Nibo
  • Holy Cross High School, Umuawulu Mbaukwu
  • Community Secondary School, Isiagu

Nibo is a town in Awka South, Anambra State, Nigeria. It’s geographical coordinates are 6° 10' 0" North, 7° 4' 0" East.

References[edit]



Coordinates: 6°10′N 7°04′E / 6.167°N 7.067°E / 6.167; 7.067



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Daily Times Nigeria
Fri, 24 Apr 2015 06:07:30 -0700

The Chairman of Awka South Local Government, Prince Azubuike Iloh,who was represented by the Secretary of the Local Government, Mr.Sidney Onyiriuka, advised the youths to be committed and be serious minded so as to get something out of the training.
 
AllAfrica.com
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:22:30 -0700

The rest of the Federal Constituency seats won by the PDP are Anayo Nnebe (Awka North and Awka South), Eucharia Azodo (Aguata), Peter Madubueze (Anambra East and West), Chukwuka Onyema (Ogbaru), Obinna Chidoka (Idemili North and South), ...

Daily Sun

Daily Sun
Sun, 12 Apr 2015 17:43:31 -0700

The 25 constituencies already declared and won by APGA were Aguata 2, Ayamelum, Anambra East, Awka North, Awka South 1, Awka South 2, Dunukofia, Idemili North, Idemili South, Ihiala 1, Ihiala 2, Njikoka 1 and Njikoka 2 and Oyi. Others were Nnewi ...

Daily Times

Daily Times
Sat, 04 Apr 2015 03:35:33 -0700

Obinna Emenaka of APGA for Anambra East; Engr. Kenechukwu Chukwuemeka of APC in Awka South 1; Hon. Harford Ikechukwu Oseke of Awka 2. On the other hand, Hon. Chukwudi Orizu, the Deputy Speaker of the Hallow Chamber and representative of ...

Vanguard

Vanguard
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 02:47:18 -0700

The 25 constituencies already declared for APGA were Aguata 2, Ayamelum, Anambra East, Awka North, Awka South 1, Awka South 2, Dunukofia, Idemili North, Idemili South, Ihiala 1, Ihiala 2, Njikoka 1 and Njikoka 2. Others were Nnewi North, Nnewi South ...

spyghana.com

spyghana.com
Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:07:30 -0700

Prince Azor cited cases of alleged falsification at Arroma Junction II – Polling Unit 009 – Awka South , Awka Ward 1 – Polling Unit 006, Awka South and Agbana village Hall 1 – Polling Unit 006, Awka South where results obtained at the polling unit ...
 
Premium Times
Sun, 29 Mar 2015 14:17:09 -0700

The statement listed Ogidi Ward 1, Oba Ward 1, parts of Dunukofia and Awka South council areas, among others, as areas where result sheets were not provided. It said the election conducted in the affected areas were void by the provisions of the ...

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360Nobs.com
Mon, 06 Apr 2015 01:28:23 -0700

Ogochukwu “Ogochukwu “Ọgọọ” Oye hails from Awka South in Anambra State. She was born into a family of music lovers and has been singing since the age of five. She started music seriously from the age of 14 when she joined her church choir. She was a ...
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