Zamfara

From NigerianWiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Zamfara State

Until 1996 the area was part of Sokoto State.Zamfara State was the first in Nigeria to introduce the Sharia.

Zamfara State is comprised of 14 Local Government Areas. They are:

  1. Anka
  2. Bakura
  3. Birnin-Magaji/Kiyaw
  4. Bukkuyum
  5. Bungudu
  6. Gummi
  7. Gusau
  8. Kaura-Namoda
  9. Maradun
 10. Maru
 11. Shinkafi
 12. Talata-Mafara
 13. Tsafe
 14. Zurmi

Sources: [1]