Hong, Nigeria

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LGA and town
Nickname(s): h town
Hong is located in Nigeria
Coordinates: 10°13′54″N 12°55′49″E / 10.23167°N 12.93028°E / 10.23167; 12.93028Coordinates: 10°13′54″N 12°55′49″E / 10.23167°N 12.93028°E / 10.23167; 12.93028
Country  Nigeria
State Adamawa State
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)

Hong is both a town and a Local Government Area in Adamawa State, Nigeria. Hong is the home of the State College of Education.

Government and infrastructure[edit]

The local government administrative headquarters is located within Hong.

The LGA falls under Adamawa Central Senatorial District and Gombi/Hong Federal Constituency. It has 12 political wards that are subdivided into two State Constituencies, with each having six wards. Hong Constituency comprises Bangshika ward, Daksiri ward, Hong ward, Husherizum ward, Shangui ward and Thilbang ward. Uba/Gaya Constituency comprises Garaha ward, Gaya ward, Hildi ward, Kwarhi ward, Mayo-lope ward and Uba ward.


Districts in the area include Dugwaba, Gaya, Hildi, Hong, Kulinyi, Pella and Uba.

Notable people[edit]

{{LGAs and communities of Adamawa State. Abdulkadir Hayatu Kafinta hong is the permanent secretary of s.g.f popularly known as accelaretion[clarification needed]