Dandume

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Dandume
Dan Dume
LGA and town
Dandume is located in Nigeria
Dandume
Dandume
Location in Nigeria
Coordinates: 11°25′N 7°12′E / 11.417°N 7.200°E / 11.417; 7.200Coordinates: 11°25′N 7°12′E / 11.417°N 7.200°E / 11.417; 7.200
Country  Nigeria
State Katsina State
Established 1996 [1]
Government
 • Chairman Abdulkadir Muhammad
Area
 • Total 422 km2 (163 sq mi)
Population (2006 census)
 • Total 145,739
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)
3-digit postal code prefix 830
ISO 3166 code NG.KT.DD

Dandume (or Dan Dume) is a Local Government Area in Katsina State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Dandume in the west of the area, at 11°27′30″N 7°07′37″E / 11.45833°N 7.12694°E / 11.45833; 7.12694 (Dandume (town)).

It has an area of 422 km² and a population of 145,739 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 830.[1]

References[edit]

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