Which local government is the largest in Cross River State?
Obanliku Local Government Area It is one of the biggest local government areas in Cross River state.
Who are the senators representing Oyo State?
8th Assembly (2015-2019)SenatorPartyConstituencyRilwan AkanbiADCOyo SouthAbdulfatai BuhariAPCOyo NorthRepresentativePartyConstituencyAkeem AdeyemiAPCAfijio/Atiba/Oyo East/Oyo West14 more rows
Who is the founder of Cross River State?
Cross River State was created on May 27, 1967 from the former Eastern Region, Nigeria by the General Yakubu Gowon regime. Its name was changed to Cross River State in the 1976 state creation exercise by the then General Murtala Mohammed regime from South Eastern State.
Which is the oldest local government in Cross River State?
Obubra Local Government Area is one of the oldest Local Government Areas in the country. Established as a British Colonial District, its jurisdiction extended to parts of present day Base and Akamkpa as well as Abi, Yakurr and parts of Ogoja and Ikom in cross River State.
How many Senators does Nigeria have in 2020?
It consists of 109 senators: the 36 states are each divided in 3 senatorial districts each electing one senator using the first-past-the-post electoral system; the Federal Capital Territory elects only one senator also using first-past-the-post.
Which is the biggest local government in Oyo State?
AFIJIO S/NLOCAL GOVERNMENTAREA POPULATION(2006 CENSUS)1AFIJIO134,1732AKINYELE211,3593ATIBA169,7024ATISBO110,79229 more rows
Which local government is Iseyin in Oyo State?
Agriculture. Tobacco is grown in Iseyin, amongst other food and cash crops, it is as a result of this that a big tobacco company - British American Tobacco - has a leave office in the city. Iseyin is part of the Oke-Ogun towns referred to as the “food basket of Nigeria.