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Ohimini Local Government Area

Ohimini Local Government Area was created on the 5th December, 1996. And it derives its name from the beautiful Ohimini stream that flows in the area.

Headquarter:

Idekpa

Geo-location:

South-East

Population:

176,000 (2006)

Languages:

Idoma

Distance from: 

Makurdi Local Government Area 2hrs 25mins

Area code:

DKP

Council wards:

  1. Ochobo,
  2. Onyangede,
  3. Agadagba,
  4. Atilo,
  5. Awulema,
  6. Awule,
  7. Ugene,
  8. Ehatokpe,
  9. Ojali,
  10. Ojano,
  11. Okete, and
  12. Ankpechi.

Boundaries:

Ohimini Local Government Benue borders

  1. Otukpo Local Government Area, and
  2. Okpokwu Local Government Area.

Ohimini Local Government Kogi State borders

  1. Olamaboro Local Government Area, and
  2. Ankpa Local Government Areas.

Occupation:

  1. Farming, and
  2. Trading

Agriculture produce:

Main produce

  1. Yam,
  2. Guinea corn,
  3. Groundnut,
  4. Maize, and
  5. Cassava.

Mineral resources:

  1. Coal Chalk,
  2. Kerosene, and
  3. Precious stone