digplanet beta 1: Athena
Share digplanet:


Applied sciences






















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. 

Original courtesy of Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Umuahia_South — Please support Wikipedia.
This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from Wikipedia. A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia.
1184 videos foundNext > 

Empire Hotels And Towers Umuahia South Abia

traditional dance (okwu olokoro in umuahia south L:G:A abia state)

Alex Otti Town Hall Meeting at Umuahia South

Umuahia Cleanest State Capital in the South East

Minister for Information, Labaran Maku at the citizen forum of the Good Governance Tour in Enugu said that Abia State capital Umuahia is the cleanest in the South East. In his address he said...

Commissioning of Power Plant in Umuahia, Abia State

The successful completion and evacuation of the 132/3-3 KV transmission sub station in Umuahia, Abia State capital has been attributed to the cooperation of the state government with the government.

Egwu Iri Ji (New yam Festival music) from Umuahia

I may be far away from the yam, but my spirit is HIGH....... Ibeku! Egwu Asaa, Ibeku!! Egwu Asaa, Ibeku Ukwu Ogurube.. The best 2 days in Ibeku Land.

Umuahia Ekpo Masquerade

Special cultural dance by Umuahia people in Abia State here NYC July 14,2012.

Driving through Umuahia, Abia, Nigeria 20140319 105310

Electricity In Umuahia: Residents Testify to Improvement in Suppy

Residents of Umuahia have begun to enjoy what they call a new and much improved style of power supply by the PHCN necessitated by the collaboration of the state government with the Federal...

Road between Umuahia and Okigwe

This is a section of the terrible road between Umuahia and Okigwe, a very busy road in South East Nigeria. Also take note a mad man sleeping in one of the many port holes on this road.

1184 videos foundNext > 

71 news items


Mon, 23 Mar 2015 23:00:00 -0700

Orji, while saying this at a PDP campaign rally in the Umuahia South Local Government Area and Ikwuano Local Government Area of the state, called on “Ndigbo everywhere in the country to vote massively for Jonathan and other PDP candidates.” Just like ...


Sat, 28 Feb 2015 09:18:49 -0800

Mr. Ezeigbo, from Ubakala in Umuahia South LGA in Abia State, while speaking during the visit, hinged his decision to come and identify with Dr. Ikpeazu on his realisation that the only way Abians who have excelled in diverse fields of endeavour can ...
Fri, 20 Mar 2015 08:33:45 -0700

Mrs. Mma Achumba, the notorious Abia child trafficker, who has been on the wanted list of various security agencies has at last been picked up in Akwa Ibom where she had been hiding, Punch online reports. An illegal maternity home at Umunkpeyi in ...

Nigeria Master Web

Nigeria Master Web
Wed, 18 Mar 2015 02:00:00 -0700

Governor Orji who stated this while commissioning the first phase of the Ochendo Liberation Estate Amauba in Umuahia South Local Government Area, said his government has done well in housing delivery for the people with the aim of helping people ...
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 04:42:06 -0800

Meanwhile, from Ikwuano Local Government Area, the empowerment strategy of the government to reduce unemployment continued to Umuahia South LGA. The Governor had said that it would be sustained until all the youths in the 17 Local Government ...

Nigeria Master Web (blog)

Nigeria Master Web (blog)
Fri, 19 Dec 2014 02:15:28 -0800

Abia State National Association of North America (ASNA), an association of Abia indigenes in the United States commenced their Abia 2014 free Health Fair and Medical Mission on December 15 after lengthy preparations stretching over seven months.


Wed, 12 Nov 2014 07:45:00 -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 ...
The Guardian
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 07:46:12 -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 ...

Oops, we seem to be having trouble contacting Twitter

Support Wikipedia

A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia. Please add your support for Wikipedia!

Searchlight Group

Digplanet also receives support from Searchlight Group. Visit Searchlight