About Gabasawa Local Government Area (L.G.A)

Gabasawa local government area is located in Kano state which is in the Northwest geopolitical division of Nigeria. The headquarters of the area are in the town of Zakirai while the towns and villages that make up the LGA include Chikawa, Gumawa, Joda, Mekiya, Zango, Tofai, Mazangudu, and Guruma. The population of Gabasawa LGA is estimated at 173,644 inhabitants with the vast majority of the area’s populace being members of the Hausa and Fulani ethnic divisions. The Fufulde and Hausa languages are widely spoken in the area while Islam is the commonly practiced religion in the LGA.


Gabasawa local government area covers a total area of 605 square kilometres and experiences two distinct seasons which are the dry and the rainy seasons. Average temperature of the LGA is put at 33 degrees centigrade while the average wind speed in Gabasawa LGA is 10 km/h.


A number of Crops are cultivated in Gabasawa LGA and these include groundnuts, millet, sorghum, and soyabeans. The area also has a vibrant trade sector and hosts several markets where a plethora of commodities are bought and sold. Other important economic enterprises engaged in by the people of Gabasawa LGA include cattle rearing, metal works and textile weaving and dyeing.

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