Ushongo is a Local Government Area of Benue State, Nigeria. Its headquarters is Lessel town, Ushongo Local government Area of Benue State.

Ushongo
Ukan
Aper Aku Local Government
Motto(s): 
Land of fertility
Country Nigeria
StateBenue State
Local Government HeadquartersLessel
Government
 • Local Government Chairman and the Head of the Local Government CouncilJoseph Asawa
Time zoneUTC+1 (WAT)

It has an area of 1,228 km2 (474 sq mi) and a population of 188,341 at the 2006 census.

Ushongo Local Government postal code is 982.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on 2012-11-26. Retrieved 2009-10-20.