It is bounded by Cross River State, Itu, Ikono, Arochukwu (Abia State), Abak and Ini Local Government Areas.
Mineral resources include deposits of various stones, clay, sand and crude oil.
There are forest resources such as palm trees, rubber, timber and others.
Predominantly farmers, traders and craftsmen.
The people of the area are of the majority Ibibio stock. They speak Ibibio -and Efik languages.
Their cultural heritage include Akata, Ebre, Ekpe, Ukwa, Obon, etc.
|Source: Office of State Surveyor – General, Uyo.|