Gwer East

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Gwer East
Country Nigeria
StateBenue State
Local Government HeadquartersAliade
 • Local Government Chairman and the Head of the Local Government CouncilVaah Vitalis Terna
Time zoneUTC+1 (WAT)

Gwer East is a Local Government Area of Benue State, Nigeria. Its headquarters is in the town of Aliade.

It has an area of 2,294 km² and a population of 163,647 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 971.[1]

The Local Government has three districts; Yonov, Njiriv and Ngyohov. It has 17 Council wards. It shares boundary with seven other local government areas.


  1. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on 2012-11-26. Retrieved 2009-10-20.