Tarka, Nigeria

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Tarka, Nigeria
Country Nigeria
StateBenue State
Local Government HeadquartersWannune
 • Local Government Chairman and the Head of the Local Government CouncilAnthony Sende[1]
Time zoneUTC+1 (WAT)

Tarka is a Local Government Area of Benue State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Wannune.

It has an area of 371 km² and a population of 79,494 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 981.[2]


  1. ^ http://benuestate.gov.ng/portfolio/hon-anthony-sende-tarka/
  2. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on 2012-11-26. Retrieved 2009-10-20.