Zuru is a Local Government Area in Kebbi State, Nigeria. Its headquarters is in the town of Zuru. It is also the Headquarters of Zuru Emirate. The Emirate comprises four local government areas, namely: Wasagu/Danko, Fakai, Sakaba and Zuru.

Zuru
Azuguru
LGA and town
Zuru is located in Nigeria
Zuru
Zuru
Location in Nigeria
Coordinates: 11°26′06″N 5°14′06″E / 11.435°N 5.235°E / 11.435; 5.235Coordinates: 11°26′06″N 5°14′06″E / 11.435°N 5.235°E / 11.435; 5.235
Country Nigeria
StateKebbi
Government
 • GomoMaj. Gen. Sani Sami (rtd)
Time zoneUTC+1 (WAT)

It has an area of 653 km2 (252 sq mi) and a population of 165,547 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 872.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on October 7, 2009. Retrieved 2009-10-20.