Abaji

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Abaji
LGA and town
Country  Nigeria
Territory Federal Capital Territory
Headquarters Abaji
Population (2006)
 • Total 58,444
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)

Abaji is a Local Government Area of the Federal Capital Territory (Nigeria). Its headquarters are in the town of Abaji. Abaji is the land of the Egbura koto people, the name use to be Igabaji, and is one of the area council in Abuja. It is a land of opportunity as the Egbura koto people are peace loving and accommodating. The land is headed by the Ona of Abaji. The land was under the old Koton Karfe kingdom but agreed to join the federal capital territory for developmental purpose.

It has an area of 992 km² and a population of 58,444 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 905101.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on 2009-10-07. Retrieved 2009-10-20. 

Coordinates: 8°28′29″N 6°56′42″E / 8.4746755°N 6.9450688°E / 8.4746755; 6.9450688