Ogun Waterside is a local government area in Ogun State, with headquarters in the town of Abigi. Ogun Waterside local government area is in Ogun East Senatorial Zone alongside Sagamu, Ikenne, Remo North, Ijebu Ode, Odogbolu, Ijebu North-East, Ijebu North and Ijebu East local government areas. Ogun Waterside local government area also forms a federal constituency alongside Ijebu North and Ijebu East local government areas.
Ogun Waterside local government area covers an area of 1,000 km². The local government area is bounded to the north by Ijebu East local government area and Ondo State, to the east by Ondo State, to the south by the Atlantic Ocean and to the west by Lagos State.
The History Of Ogun Waterside
The Government Of Ogun Waterside
The Ogun Waterside local government council is in charge of public administration in Ogun Waterside. The council is led by a chairman who is the executive head of the local government.
The Ogun Waterside legislative council make laws governing Ogun Waterside local government area. It consists of 10 Councillors representing the 10 wards of the local government area.
Wards In Ogun Waterside
There are 10 wards in Ogun Waterside local government area of Ogun State. The 10 wards in Ogun Waterside local government area are:
- Ode Omi
The Population Of Ogun Waterside
The widely disputed result of the 2006 national population census put the population of Ogun Waterside local government area at 74,222, with 37,412 males and 36,810 females.