Malumfashi (or Malum Fashi) is a local government in Katsina State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Malumfashi.

Malumfashi
LGA and town
Malumfashi is located in Nigeria
Malumfashi
Malumfashi
Location in Nigeria
Coordinates: 11°48′N 7°37′E / 11.800°N 7.617°E / 11.800; 7.617Coordinates: 11°48′N 7°37′E / 11.800°N 7.617°E / 11.800; 7.617
Country Nigeria
StateKatsina State
Established1975
Government
 • ChairmanDr. Aminu Garba Waziri
Area
 • Total674 km2 (260 sq mi)
Population
 (2006 census)
 • Total182,920
Time zoneUTC+1 (WAT)
3-digit postal code prefix
822
ISO 3166 codeNG.KT.MF

It has an area of 674 km² and a population of 182,920 at the 2006 census. The current chairman of the local government is Alhaji Muktar Ammani and Justice Saddiq Abdullahi Mahuta is the Galadiman Katsina and District Head of Malumfashi.

The postal code of the area is 822.[1]

The representative to the House of Representatives for the Malum Fashi/Kafur constituency is Ibrahim Babangida Mahuta.[2]

Notable peopleEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on 2012-11-26. Retrieved 2009-10-20.
  2. ^ "Deputy Minority Whip retains Katsina South senatorial seat". 30 March 2015.

.Malumfashi has a good population of native Hausa Christians. They live in peace with their Hausa Muslim neighbors and relatives.