Bassa, Kogi State
|• Total||1,925 km2 (743 sq mi)|
|Population (2006 census)|
|Time zone||WAT (UTC+1)|
|3-digit postal code prefix||272|
|ISO 3166 code||NG.KO.BA|
It has an area of 1,925 km² and a population of 139,993 at the 2006 census.
Bassa Local Government Kogi State, Bassa has three major tribes. The Bassa-komo, Bassa-nge and Egbira koto . The Bassa-komo has the highest population followed by Bassa-nge and Egbira koto. The traditional title holder of The Bassa-komos is the "AGUMA" of Bassa who is a 1st class chief, The "Etsu" of Bassan-nge as a 2nd class chief and the "OHIOGBA" of Mozum is the traditional chief of the Egbiras koto as the 3rd class chief.
The traditional title holder of the Bassa Nge is the Etsu Bassa Nge.
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