Ijebu Ode is a local government area in Ogun State, with headquarters in the town of Ijebu Ode. Ijebu Ode local government area is in Ogun East Senatorial Zone alongside Sagamu, Ikenne, Remo North, Odogbolu, Ijebu East, Ijebu North, Ijebu North-East and Ogun Waterside local government areas. Ijebu Ode local government area also forms a federal constituency alongside Odogbolu and Ijebu North-East local government areas.
Ijebu Ode local government area covers an area of 192 km². The local government area is bounded to the east by Ijebu North-East and Ijebu East local government areas, to the south by Lagos State, and to the west by Odogbolu local government area.
The History Of Ijebu Ode
The Government Of Ijebu Ode
The Ijebu Ode local government council is in charge of public administration in Ijebu Ode. The council is led by a chairman who is the executive head of the local government.
The Ijebu Ode legislative council make laws governing Ijebu Ode local government area. It consists of 11 Councillors representing the 11 wards of the local government area.
Wards In Ijebu Ode
The 11 wards in Ijebu Ode local government area are:
- Ijade/Imepe i
The Culture Of Ijebu Ode
Religions In Ijebu Ode
Churches In Ijebu Ode
Mosques In Ijebu Ode
Temples In Ijebu Ode
The Population Of Ijebu Ode
The widely disputed result of the 2006 national population census put the population of Ijebu Ode local government area at 157,161, with 76,466 males and 80,695 females.