Bekwarra

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Bekwarra

Ebekwarra
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
StateCross River State
Area
 • Total306 km2 (118 sq mi)
Population
 (2006 census)
 • Total105,822
Time zoneUTC+1 (WAT)
3-digit postal code prefix
550
ISO 3166 codeNG.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 Abuagbor-Iye, Nyanya-Ulim, Nyanya-Idigwe, Gakem, Itekpa, Ugboro, Ibiragidi, Utukwe, Afrike and Ukpah, ijibor, Beten, Ugboro, Anyikang, Ebegang, Utukpuru, Ebewo, 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] It is known for the production of groundnut

References[edit]

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