27 Local Government Areas (LGA) in Borno State are shown. The listing of the 27 Local Government Areas in Borno State is given in this page. Borno State is located in the North Eastern part of Nigeria. The capital of Borno State is Maiduguri. The State is was found in 1976. Around 57799square km in area and population of around 4.2million from the 2006 census.
The list of the various Local Governments that make up Borno State are given below:
- Kwaya Kusar
Borno State was formed in 3 February 1976. By the late Murtala Mohamed. Yobe State was carved out of Borno State in 1991.
Borno State is located in the North East part of Nigeria and occupies a great proportion of the Chad basin.
Borno State shares borders with countries like, the Republics of Niger to the North, Chad to the North East and Cameroun to the East.
In Nigeria Borno State shares boundaries with the like of Adamawa State to the South, Gombe State to the West and Yobe State to the North-West. The main economy of the State is through Agriculture.