Warri South

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Warri South
Country Nigeria
StateDelta State
Time zoneUTC+1 (WAT)

Warri South is a Local Government Area of Delta State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the city of Warri. Warri, the headquarters of Warri South LGA, is an important sea port in the country and the commercial nerve centre of the state. With Tidi Michael as the current local government chairman. [1] The area is predominantly riverine with large expanses of mangrove forests and has a land area of approximately 1,520 square kilometres. It harbors many industrial establishments including all the major oil companies operating in Nigeria and is also home to three different ethnic groups namely Ijaws, Urhobos and Itsekiris [2]

It has an area of 633 km² and a population of 303,417 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 332.[3]


  1. ^ "Warri South LG boss tasks firms on devt". Vanguard News. 2018-10-16. Retrieved 2020-03-19.
  2. ^ http://www.deltastate.com.ng/Local-Government/warri-south-local-government.html
  3. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on 2012-11-26. Retrieved 2009-10-20.

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