Mbaitoli is a local government area in Imo State with administrative headquarters in Nwaorieubi. Mbaitoli local government area falls within the eastern senatorial district of Imo State otherwise known as Imo East Senatorial District alongside Aboh Mbaise, Ahiazu Mbaise, Ezinihitte Mbaise, Ikeduru, Ngor Okpala, Owerri Municipal, Owerri North and Owerri West local government areas. Mbaitoli local government area also forms a federal constituency alongside Ikeduru local government area.
Mbaitoli local government area covers an area of 204 km². The local government area is bounded to the north by Oru East, Njaba, Isu and Isiala Mbano local government areas, to the east by Ikeduru local government area, to the south by Owerri North and Owerri West local government areas, and to the west by Oguta local government area.
The History Of Mbaitoli
The Government Of Mbaitoli
The Mbaitoli local government council is in charge of public administration in Mbaitoli local government area. The council is led by a chairman who is the executive head of the local government.
The Mbaitoli legislative council make laws governing Mbaitoli local government area. It consists of 12 Councillors representing the 12 wards of the local government area.
Wards In Mbaitoli
There are 12 wards in Mbaitoli local government area of Imo State. The 12 wards in Mbaitoli local government area are:
- Amaike Mbieri
- Ezinihitie Mbieri
- Ogwa i
- Ogwa ii
- Orodo ‘a’
- Orodo ‘b’
The Population Of Mbaitoli
The widely disputed result of the 2006 national population census put the population of Mbaitoli local government area at 237,474, with 118,959 males and 118,515 females.