Obafemi Owode is a local government area in Ogun State, with headquarters in the town of Owode. Obafemi Owode local government area is in Ogun Central Senatorial Zone alongside Ewekoro, Ifo, Abeokuta North, Abeokuta South and Odeda local government areas. Obafemi Owode local government area also forms a federal constituency alongside Abeokuta North and Odeda local government areas.
Obafemi Owode local government area covers an area of 1,410 km². The local government area is bounded to the north by Abeokuta South and Odeda local government areas, to the east by Remo North and Ikenne local government areas and Osun State, to the south-east by Sagamu local government area, to the south-west by Ifo local government area, and to the west by Ewekoro local government area.
The History Of Obafemi Owode
The Government Of Obafemi Owode
The Obafemi/Owode local government council is in charge of public administration in Obafemi/Owode local government area. The council is led by a chairman who is the executive head of the local government.
The Obafemi/Owode legislative council make laws governing Obafemi/Owode local government area. It consists of 12 Councillors representing the 12 wards of the local government area.
Wards In Obafemi Owode
The 12 wards in Obafemi Owode local government area are:
The Culture Of Obafemi Owode
Religions In Obafemi Owode
Churches In Obafemi Owode
Mosques In Obafemi Owode
Temples In Obafemi Owode
The Population Of Obafemi Owode
The widely disputed result of the 2006 national population census put the population of Obafemi Owode local government area at 235,071, with 118,574 males and 116,497 females.