Bomadi is a local government area in Delta State with administrative headquarters in the town of Bomadi. Bomadi local government area is in the southern senatorial district of Delta State otherwise known as Delta South Senatorial District alongside Burutu, Isoko North, Isoko South, Patani, Warri North, Warri South and Warri South-West local government areas. Bomadi local government area also forms a federal constituency alongside Patani local government area.
Bomadi local government area covers an area of 129 km². The local government area is bounded to the north and west by Burutu local government area, to the south by Bayelsa State, and to the east by Patani and Ughelli South local government areas.
Bomadi local government area is predominantly inhabited by the Ijaw people.
The History Of Bomadi
The Government Of Bomadi
The Bomadi local government council is in charge of public administration in Bomadi local government area. The council is led by a chairman who is the executive head of the local government.
The Bomadi legislative council make laws governing Bomadi local government area. It consists of 10 Councillors representing the 10 wards of the local government area.
Wards In Bomadi
There are 10 wards in Bomadi local government area of Delta State. The 10 wards in Bomadi local government area are:
- Akugbene i
- Akugbene ii
- Akugbene iii
- Ogo Eze
The Population Of Bomadi
The widely disputed result of the 2006 national population census put the population of Bomadi local government area at 86,016, with 43,435 males and 42,581 females.