Guma, Nigeria

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Guma, Nigeria

gbajimba
Country Nigeria
StateBenue State
Local Government HeadquartersGbajimba
Government
 • Local Government Chairman and the Head of the Local Government CouncilTimothy Shawon [1](APC)
Time zoneUTC+1 (WAT)

Guma is a Local Government Area of Benue State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Gbajimba.

It has an area of 2,882 km² and a population of 191,599 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 970.[2]

The newly elected governor of Benue State in the April 11th, 2015 governorship election, Chief Dr. Samuel Ortom hails from Guma.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://benuestate.gov.ng/portfolio/hon-anthony-shawon-guma/
  2. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on 2012-11-26. Retrieved 2009-10-20.