List of 44 Local Government Areas that make up Kano State as a whole is given in this post. Kano State is located in North West part of Nigeria. The State is dominated by the Hausa speaking people. The State shares borders with Kaduna.
Kano State has 44 Local Government Areas inside it. And is the second State with the highest number of Local Government Areas, LGAs, after Lagos State with a whooping 57 LGAs.
Kano State is a commercial town. The slogan of Kano State is known as the center of commerce. Kano State is also one of the top most developed States in the North followed by Kaduna State.
Coming down a little bit to the history department, Kano State was created in 27, May of 1967 as part of the Northern Region. Kano State shares border with Katsina to the north west, Jigawa State to the South West.
Population of Kano State going by the 2006 Population census is put around 9401,288 miliion. This figure, shows Kano State is the most populated State in Nigeria. Kano State occupies land mass area of around 201331 square kilometers.
Agriculture and Commerce also thrives well in this State. Food crops produced in Kano State include, millet, Cowpeas, Maize, Sorghum and Rice. Groundnut and cotton are also produced in Kano State in large quantities for exportation.
44 Local Government Areas in Kano:
- Dawakin Tofa
- Rimin Gado
- Tudun Wada
- Garun Mallam
- Dawakin Kudu