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Benue State Number Plate Codes And What They Mean



Benue number plate codes

Benue State Number Plate Codes And What They Mean

Benue number plate codes

Every state in Nigeria has their various number plate codes. These codes engraved on plate numbers have what they mean.

In our previous posts, we talked about Lagos State, Anambra, Imo, Abia, Ondo, Katsina, and Enugu State number plate codes and what they mean. This time around, we would reveal the meaning of Benue State Number Plate Codes.

The first three letters you see on any plate number indicates the Local Government area of registration for the vehicle.

GMU – Ado (Igumale)

ALD – Gwer East (Aliade)

BGT – Ogbadibo (Otukpa Town)

BKB – Bukuru

GBK – Gboko

GKP – Apa (Gbokpo)

TKP – Otukpo

MKD – Makurdi

WDP – Kwande (Adikpo)

KAL – Katsina-Ala

VDY – Vandeikya 

DKP – Ohimini (Idekpa)

The license plates are generally white, and the number itself is imprinted in blue. The background consists of an outline of a map of Nigeria. The top left corner bears the Nigerian flag or the coat of arm. The state name and slogan is displayed at the top centre of the plate, and the “Federal Republic of Nigeria” is written at the bottom.

Benue State is the nation’s acclaimed food basket because of its rich agricultural produce which include Yam, Rice, Beans, and cassava. Benue State is one of the central area states in Nigeria.

Did we miss any of the Benue state number plate codes? Kindly let us know using the comment section. We will update it as soon as you do.

Emeka is a Contributor at Autojosh. A graduate of Electrical/Electronic Engineering with a B.Eng degree. Emeka is a car enthusiast who is interested in traveling, writing, movies and driving. He also loves drinking garri with cold water.



  1. Tseuve Abraham Ngusha

    January 31, 2020 at 03:09

    Benue has 23 local governments and you have given just 11 and also Kwande is WDP not DKP

    • Nwogbunyama Emeka

      January 31, 2020 at 09:02

      Thank you for pointing it out. Please, tell us every other ones you know. It will be much appreciated

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