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Umuahia South
Country  Nigeria
State Abia State
Capital Apumuri
 • Total 50 sq mi (140 km2)
Population (2006)
 • Total 138,570
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)

Umuahia South is a Local Government Area of Abia State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Apumuri. Ohiya is one of the Ohiya Autonomous Communities that make up the local government area. Ohiya is located within the Abia Tower Express Junction that leads to Aba, Abia state

It has an area of 140 km² and a population of 138,570 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 440.[1]


  1. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Retrieved 2009-10-20. 

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The Nation Newspaper

Mon, 16 Nov 2015 17:41:15 -0800

Security agents, including the army, police, civil defence were on hand to maintain law and order as the protesters in their hundreds, marched from Isi Court in Umuahia South Local Government, then entered Aba Road, Umuwaya Roads, as well as Bende ...
Tue, 27 Oct 2015 03:18:45 -0700

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Mon, 16 Nov 2015 14:54:22 -0800

Numbering about 500, the protesters peacefully marched through Isi Court in Umuahia South Local Council, through Aba and Umuwaya, Bende and Enugu roads. They marched around the city carrying the portrait of Kanu and the Biafran flag while chanting ...


Thu, 05 Nov 2015 15:26:15 -0800

Reacting to the strike action embarked upon by council workers in Umuahia South Council, Onyenaucheya absolved the government of sinister motive in the deduction of the September salaries of the workers. “It was not a deduction per se. What happened ...


Sun, 01 Nov 2015 15:03:45 -0800

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Leadership Newspapers
Mon, 09 Nov 2015 19:22:30 -0800

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Fri, 30 Oct 2015 11:33:45 -0700

... [ Masterweb Reports: Press Release For Immediate Release ] - On Friday, September 18, 2015, the Governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, through the Secretary to the State Government, Dr. Eme Okoro, inaugurated a committee to manage the ...

Daily Times Nigeria

Daily Times Nigeria
Wed, 04 Nov 2015 11:41:15 -0800

A foremost traditional rulers and Chairman Umuahia South Council of Traditional Rulers, Eze Godfrey C. Onwuka wants Otti to borrow a leaf from the former President Jonathan who accepted the Presidential election results in order to give peace a chance.

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