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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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48 news items

The Guardian
Sun, 16 Nov 2014 15:26:15 -0800

The elated governor, who spoke when Ogbulafor, who was also national secretary and his kinsmen of Olokoro in Umuahia South LGA visited him said "We knew Ogbulafor as an honest man and believed that the long legal battle would ultimately exonerate ...

Daily Sun

Daily Sun
Sat, 01 Nov 2014 16:31:35 -0700

Former member of the House of Representatives from Omaegwu ward in Umuahia South LGA of the state, Hon Nze Esiaga said that as at 4.30 pm, election was yet to be conducted in his ward. The story was the same in almost all the wards visited.
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:30:22 -0800

Old Bende comprises the present-day Bende, Arochukwu, Ohafia, Isiukwuato, Umunneochi, Ikwuano, Umuahia North and Umuahia South Local Government Areas. Ukwa-Ngwa, on the other hand, consists of the present-day Isiala Ngwa North, Isiala Ngwa ...
Thu, 13 Nov 2014 15:26:15 -0800

In addition to the already existing 710 functional health centres in the state, as well as other healthcare facilities, the governor recently extended the lifeline health wise for the Umuahia South LGA community. He unveiled the ultra-modern 100 bed ...


Wed, 12 Nov 2014 07:55:54 -0800

Others are Amachara General Hospital in Umuahia South LGA. In Aba the Geometric Power Station and the IPP at Alaoji which will make Abia a UPS- uninterrupted power supply and the rail line repairs in Eziama Aba to mention a few. He talked about the ...
Tue, 04 Nov 2014 16:30:14 -0800

Etugo Integrated Oil and Petrochemical Industries Limited, an indigenous oil firm, is to establish a petrochemical plant, worth over $60 million in Mgbarakuma community in Umuahia South Local Government Area of Abia State. The multi-product ...


Sun, 06 Jul 2014 09:07:30 -0700

Across the three senatorial zones of the state, the devastating threat on the farmland has become a source of concern, not to mention the hardship on the road users. The people of Umueledi Village in Old Umuahia, Umuahia South Local Government Area, ...


Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:11:01 -0700

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