Yakurr Local Government Area

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Yakurr Local Government Area is located in the Cross River basin in Cross River State Nigeria.[1] The local government area (LGA) was carved out of Obubra local government in 1987. The seat of government is in Ugep.

Major settlements in the local government area include: Ugep, Mkpani, Idomi, Ekori, Inyima, Nko, Assiga, Agoi Ibami, Agoi Ekpo, and Agoi Efreke.[2]

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  1. ^ Arene FA, Ibanga E, Asor JE. Epidemiology of paragonimiasis in Cross River basin, Nigeria: prevalence and intensity of infection due to Paragonimus uterobilateralis in Yakurr local government area. Public Health 1998;112:119-22.
  2. ^ "Yakurr Local Government Area". Cross River Hub. Retrieved 2021-07-14.

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