Zobe Dam on River Karaduwa Near City Musawa in Country Nigeria

Name of the Dam: Zobe

In which Country Zobe Dam is located?

Country Name: Nigeria

Country Code Used by United Nation: NGA

Global Administrative Unit Layers (GAUL) Code: 182

Administrative Unit: Katsina

Nearest City of the Dam: Musawa

Name of the River on which the Dam is Located: Karaduwa

Major basin in which the Dam is Located: Niger River Basin

Name of the Sub-basin: Bunsuru

In Which year Zobe Dam is started Operation?

Completed / operational / Started since the Year: 1983

Height of the DAM (m): 19

Reservoir capacity (million m3): 177

Sedimentation Rate (circa 1995) (%): 

Reservoir Area (thousand m2): 45000

Purpose of the Dam: Irrigation, Water supply

Latitude: N 12 22 6

Longitude: E 7 27 53

Decimal degree Latitude: 12.36833333

Decimal degree Longitude: 7.464722222

National reference(s): 52

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