Ijumu

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Ijumu
LGA
Ijumu is located in Nigeria
Ijumu
Ijumu
Location in Nigeria
Coordinates: 7°51′N 5°58′E / 7.850°N 5.967°E / 7.850; 5.967Coordinates: 7°51′N 5°58′E / 7.850°N 5.967°E / 7.850; 5.967
Country  Nigeria
State Kogi State
Area
 • Total 1,306 km2 (504 sq mi)
Population (2006 census)
 • Total 119,929
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)
3-digit postal code prefix 261
ISO 3166 code NG.KO.IJ

Ijumu is a Local Government Area in Kogi State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Iyara.

It has an area of 1,306 km² and a population of 119,929 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 261.[1]

Notable people[edit]

  • Shola Ameobi, an Ayetoro Gbede-born English footballer, playing for Newcastle United as a striker, Late Chief S.A Ajayi, former minister of state Northern Region.

References[edit]

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