Dawakin Tofa

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Dawakin Tofa
LGA and town
Dawakin Tofa is located in Nigeria
Dawakin Tofa
Dawakin Tofa
Location in Nigeria
Coordinates: 12°06′10″N 8°19′53″E / 12.10278°N 8.33139°E / 12.10278; 8.33139Coordinates: 12°06′10″N 8°19′53″E / 12.10278°N 8.33139°E / 12.10278; 8.33139
Country  Nigeria
State Kano State
 • Total 479 km2 (185 sq mi)
Population (2006 census)
 • Total 247,875
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)
3-digit postal code prefix 701
ISO 3166 code NG.KN.DT

Dawakin Tofa is a Local Government Area in Kano State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Dawakin Tofa (or Dawaki).

It has an area of 479 km² and a population of 247,875 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 701.[1]


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