Tarauni

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Tarauni

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Tarauni is located in Nigeria
Tarauni
Tarauni
Location in Nigeria
Coordinates: 11°58′N 8°34′E / 11.967°N 8.567°E / 11.967; 8.567Coordinates: 11°58′N 8°34′E / 11.967°N 8.567°E / 11.967; 8.567
Country Nigeria
StateKano State
Government
 • Local Government Chairman and the Head of the Local Government CouncilMukhtar Umar Zakari (Yareema)
Area
 • Total28 km2 (11 sq mi)
Population
 (2006 census)
 • Total221,367
Time zoneUTC+1 (WAT)
3-digit postal code prefix
700
ISO 3166 codeNG.KN.TR

Tarauni is a Local Government Area in Kano State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the locality of Unguwa Uku within the city of Kano.

It has an area of 28 km² and a population of 221,367 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 700.[1]

The Local Government has ten (10) Wards which includes: Tarauni Ward, Gyadi-Gyadi Arewa Ward, Gyadi-Gyadi Kudu Ward, Darmawa Ward, Daurawa Ward, Babban Giji Ward, Hotoro Ward, Unguwa Uku Cikin Gari Ward, Unguwa Uku Kauyen Alu Ward and Unguwar Gano Ward.

References[edit]

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