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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 Guardian
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 07:37:30 -0700

Thirdly, on Thursday 10 April, 2014 the governor, while launching the 2014 state cropping season at the Umuahia South LGA headquarters, said that Abia state is committed to the agricultural transformation agenda of the federal government, " that is why ...

Daily Sun

Daily Sun
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:26:15 -0700

In Abia State, what we have that determines where somebody comes from for governorship purpose is either the old Bende, comprising of eight local governments and these eight local governments are Umuahia South, Umuahia North, Ikwuano, Umunneochi, ...
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:48:45 -0700

Speaking Wednesday in an interview with **Daily Independent** in his country home at Olokoro in Umuahia South, Adighije, who represented Abia Central Senatorial District between 2003 and 2007, recalled that at inception, many Nigerians did not believe ...
Sat, 09 Aug 2014 17:15:09 -0700

They are Aba North, Aba South, Arochukwu, Bende, Ikwuano, Isiala Ngwa North, Isiala Ngwa South, Isiukwuato, Obi Ngwa, Ohafia, Osisioma Ngwa, Ugwunagbo, Ukwa East, Ukwa West, Umuahia North, Umuahia South and Umu Nneochi. Since the creation ...

Daily Sun

Daily Sun
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:07:30 -0700

Yes, for administrative purposes, parts of Ngwa land, namely Isiala Ngwa North, Isiala Ngwa South and Osisioma local government areas were joined with Umuahia North, Umuahia South and Ikwuano to form Abia Central Senatorial Zone. Yes, the current ...

Nigerian Observer

Nigerian Observer
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:23:56 -0700

The source said that the worthless incident happened when the commissioner was on his way to his country home at Olokoro, Umuahia South Local Government Area of Abia State. But this happened in Abia State where Governor Theodore Ahamefule Orji ...

Nigerian Observer

Nigerian Observer
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:52:30 -0700

RIGHT from the earliest history of man, leadership has been a characteristic feature of human enterprise. Where any society is, by way of its socio-econo-political development, depicts a clear measurement of the potency of its leadership. It, therefore ...

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