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Urue Offong Oruko LGA

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Location
It is bounded by Oron, Okobo, Esit Eket, Mbo and Udung Uko Local Government Areas.

People
The people form part of Oro nation extraction and speak the common Oron language.
They are by nature very brilliant and associated with history and are blessed with a rich culture as manifested in their traditional dances, with their most popular dance “atiakeyit“, performed by both male and female adults.

Tourism
Tourism potentials abound in the area begging for development.

Natural Resources
Marine life, sand and clay deposit and woods. Forest resources include timber, palm produce, peas, etc

Commerce
Predominantly farmers, fishermen, traders and craftsmen.

Population

Males Females TOTAL:
38,105 33,054 71,159
* Source: 2006 National Census

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