Bekwarra

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Bekwarra
Ebekwarra
LGA
Bekwarra is located in Nigeria
Bekwarra
Bekwarra
Location in Nigeria
Coordinates: 6°41′38″N 8°58′03″E / 6.69389°N 8.96750°E / 6.69389; 8.96750Coordinates: 6°41′38″N 8°58′03″E / 6.69389°N 8.96750°E / 6.69389; 8.96750
Country  Nigeria
State Cross River State
Area
 • Total 306 km2 (118 sq mi)
Population (2006 census)
 • Total 105,822
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)
3-digit postal code prefix 550
ISO 3166 code NG.CR.BE

Bekwarra is a Local Government Area in northern Cross River State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Abuochiche (or Abuo Chiche) on the A4 highway. Other towns in the LGA are Nyanya-Ulim, Nyanya-Idigwe, Gakem, Itekpa, Ugboro, Ibiragidi, Utukwe, Afrike and Ukpah, ijibor, Beten and others.

It has an area of 306 square kilometres (118 sq mi), and had a population of 105,822 as of the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 550.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on 7 October 2009. Retrieved 2009-10-20.