Ughelli South is a local government area in Delta State with administrative headquarters in Otu Jeremi. Ughelli South local government area falls under the central senatorial district of Delta State otherwise known as Delta Central Senatorial District alongside Ethiope East, Ethiope West, Okpe, Udu, Sapele, Ughelli North and Uvwie local government areas. Ughelli South local government area also forms a federal constituency alongside Ughelli North and Uvwie local government areas.
Ughelli South local government area covers an area of 786 km². It is bounded to the north by Udu and Uvwie local government areas, to the east by Ughelli North local government area, to the south by Patani and Bomadi local government areas, and to the west by Bomadi and Burutu local government areas.
The History Of Ughelli South
The Government Of Ughelli South
The Ughelli South local government council is in charge of public administration in Ughelli South local government area. The council is led by a chairman who is the executive head of the local government.
The Ughelli South legislative council make laws governing Ughelli South local government area. It consists of 11 Councillors representing the 11 wards of the local government area.
Wards In Ughelli South
The 11 wards in Ughelli South local government area are:
- Effurun Otor
The Culture Of Ughelli South
Religion In Ughelli South
Churches In Ughelli South
Mosques In Ughelli South
Temples In Ughelli South
The Population Of Ughelli South
The widely disputed result of the 2006 national population census put the population of Ughelli South local government area at 212,638, with 107,730 males and 104,908 females.