Bade, Nigeria

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Bade is located in Nigeria
Location in Nigeria
Coordinates: 12°52′N 10°58′E / 12.867°N 10.967°E / 12.867; 10.967Coordinates: 12°52′N 10°58′E / 12.867°N 10.967°E / 12.867; 10.967
Country  Nigeria
State Yobe State
 • Total 772 km2 (298 sq mi)
Population (2006 census)
 • Total 139,782
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)
3-digit postal code prefix 631
ISO 3166 code NG.YO.BA

Bade (or Barde or Bedde) is a Local Government Area in Yobe State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Gashua.

It has an area of 772 km² and a population of 139,782 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 631.[1]

The Bade and Duwai languages are spoken in Bade LGA.[2][3]


  1. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on 7 October 2009. Retrieved 2009-10-20. 
  2. ^ "Bade". Ethnologue. Retrieved 2014-05-25. 
  3. ^ "Duwai". Ethnologue. Retrieved 2014-05-25.