Obio-Akpor

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Obio-Akpor
LGA
Country  Nigeria
State Rivers State
Area
 • Total 100 sq mi (260 km2)
Population (2006)
 • Total 464,789
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)

Obio/Akpor is a Local Government Area [1] in the metropolis of Port Harcourt, one of the major centres of economic activities in Nigeria, and one of the major cities of the Niger Delta, located in Rivers State. The Local Government Area covers 260 km2 and at the 2006 Census held a population of 464,789. Obio/Akpor has its headquarters at Rumuodomaya. Award-winning Nigerian musicians like Duncan Wene Mighty has originated from Obio/Akpor.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.afdevinfo.com/htmlreports/lor/lor_ni_10_15.html