Kiru, Nigeria

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LGA and town
Nickname(s): Ta Babba Duna
Kiru is located in Nigeria
Location in Nigeria
Coordinates: 11°42′N 8°08′E / 11.700°N 8.133°E / 11.700; 8.133Coordinates: 11°42′N 8°08′E / 11.700°N 8.133°E / 11.700; 8.133
Country  Nigeria
State Kano State
 • Total 927 km2 (358 sq mi)
Population (2006 census)
 • Total 264,781
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)
3-digit postal code prefix 711
ISO 3166 code NG.KN.KR

Kiru is a Local Government Area in Kano State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Kiru.

It has an area of 927 km² and a population of 264,781 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 711.[1]


  1. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Retrieved 2009-10-20.