Yagba East

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Yagba East
Yagba East is located in Nigeria
Yagba East
Yagba East
Location in Nigeria
Coordinates: 8°10′N 5°42′E / 8.167°N 5.700°E / 8.167; 5.700Coordinates: 8°10′N 5°42′E / 8.167°N 5.700°E / 8.167; 5.700
Country  Nigeria
State Kogi State
 • Total 1,396 km2 (539 sq mi)
Population (2006 census)
 • Total 140,150
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)
3-digit postal code prefix 262
ISO 3166 code NG.KO.YE

Yagba East is a Local Government Area in Kogi State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Isanlu (or Isanlu tedo) on the A123 highway at8°17′N 5°50′E / 8.283°N 5.833°E / 8.283; 5.833. populated mainly by the Okun people (sub-group of Yoruba ethnic people)

It has an area of 1,396 km² and a population of 140,150 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 262.[1]


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