Yakurr Local Government Area is located in the Cross River basin in Cross River State Nigeria. The local government area (LGA) was carved out of Obubra local government in 1987. The seat of government is in Ugep.
- Usani Uguru Usani, former Minister of Niger Delta
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- "Yakurr Local Government Area". Cross River Hub. Retrieved 2021-07-14.