It has its capital in Ibadan and is one of the states in southwest Nigeria. It is a small LGA and covers an area of 27km². Ogbomoso north Local Government Area plays host to Ladoke Akintola University of Technology as well as Bowen University teaching hospital. This Local Government Area is very densely populated and has its headquarters in Mapo hall. It is bounded by Ibarapa east and Ibarapa north Local Government Areas. Local government chairman: Prince Aleshinloye Abbas Ayodele. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. The ibarapas are said to dominate this local government area. This Local Government Area is located in the western axis of Oyo state. Ibarapa North Local Government comprises three major towns namely: Ayete, Tapa and Igangan. It is bounded by Ori Ire, Irepo and Orelope Local Government Areas. It has its headquarters located at Ofa Mefa. This Local Government Area is made up of 12 wards and has its headquarters in Moniya town. The division of the country into “politically autonomous states” as chambers defined partitioning, that is a trait or feature not exclusive to the segmented 36 states but also to these states resulting to local governments and wards in each segments. Ever since it’s carving from the western state in the year 1976, Oyo state government has seen 3 executive governors, 4 administrators, and 11 governors and the present Governor Seyi Makinde on her throne. Local government chairman: Abimbola Ibrahim Omiyale. This Local Government Area is bordered by Ibadan North and Ibadan Northwest Local Government Areas. It is one of the largest Local Government Areas in Oyo state and occupies an area of 2,529km². Oyo state was created in 1976 and is made up of 33 Local Government Areas. Akinyele is inclusive of the eleven local governments settled under the capital of Oyo state, Ibadan. But before then, it was popular knowledge to our ancestors that regions existed before the emergence of local governments. Atiba is a big Local Government Area in Oyo state. It is occupied by the Yorubas and has its headquarters in Idi Ayunre town. Local government chairman: Honorable Wasiu Owolabi. This Local Government Area is bordered by Ogbomoso South Local Government Area, Ogo Oluwa Local Government Area and Ori Ire Local Government Area. It was created in year 1989. It has its headquarters in Ogbomosho and has 201 as its postal code. You can learn more about the school and courses offered in Lautech. Its headquarters is located at the famous Iwo road. Local government chairman: Alhaji Adediran Asifu. Ibarapa east Local Government Area occupies a large area of 838km². It has its headquarters in Ikoyi town and covers an area of 2,116km². This Local Government Area is bordered by Orire Local Government Area, Saki East Local Government Area, Iwakowa Local Government Area, and Itesiwaju Local Government Area. This Local Government Area is bounded by Egbeda and Oluyole Local Government Areas. Ibadan North is another one of the local governments in Oyo state and was founded in the year 1991. This Local Government Area is located in the eastern part of Oyo state. Irepo is not excluded from the local governments of Oyo state. It occupies an area of 1,757km² and has its headquarters in Ofa Mefa. Ibadan Northeast Local Government Area is one of the smallest Local Government Areas in Oyo state. This Local Government Area is located in the southern axis of Oyo state. Ori Ire Local Government Area is one of the largest Local Government Areas in Oyo state.

Local government chairman: Honorable Wahab Oladejo. Oyo Iseyin Ado-Awaye 1 Oyo Iseyin Akinwumi/Osoogun 2 Oyo Iseyin Ekunle I 3 Oyo Iseyin Ekunle Ii 4 Oyo Iseyin Faramora 5 Oyo Iseyin Ijemba/Oke-Ola/Oke-Oja 6 Oyo Iseyin Isalu I 7 Oyo Iseyin Isalu Ii 8 Oyo Iseyin Koso I 9 Oyo Iseyin Koso Ii 10 Oyo Iseyin Ladogan/Oke Eyin 11. Ona Ara is a small Local Government Area in Oyo state. Ibadan North Local Government Area has its headquarters in Agodi and has 200 as its postal code. and How many wards? This Local Government Area is made up of 12 wards and has its headquarters in Moniya town. Ibadan Southwest Local Government Area is an LGA in Ibadan metropolis. This Local Government Area is the host LGA of the Oke-Ogun Polytechnic and had a population of 278,002 in 2006. Oyo Oluyole Ayegun 1 Oyo Oluyole Idi-Iroko/Ikereku 2 Oyo Oluyole Idi-Osan/Egbeda-Atuba 3 Oyo Oluyole Muslim/Ogbere 4 Oyo Oluyole Odo-Ona Nla 5 Oyo Oluyole Okanhinde/Latunde 6 Oyo Oluyole Olomi/Olunde 7 Oyo Oluyole Olonde/Aba-Nla 8 Oyo Oluyole Onipe 9 Oyo Oluyole Orisunbare/Ojo-Ekun 10. Ibarapa Central is one of the local governments in Oyo state. It has its headquarters at Jobele. Oyo Ibarapa Central Iberekodo I /(Pataoju) 4 Oyo Ibarapa Central Iberekodo/Agbooro/Ita Baale 5 Oyo Ibarapa Central Idere I (Molete) 1 Oyo Ibarapa Central Idere Ii (Ominigbo/Oke – Oba) 2 Oyo Ibarapa Central Idere Iii (Koso/Apa) 3 Oyo Ibarapa Central Idofin Isaganun 6 Oyo Ibarapa Central Igbole/Pako 7 Oyo Ibarapa Central Isale-Oba 8 Oyo Ibarapa Central Oke-Odo 10 Oyo Ibarapa Central Okeserin I & Ii 9. You have entered an incorrect email address!

The formation of the Nigeria government is not complete without mentioning Local government areas and their wards.

The Department of Local Government and Develoment studies started formally as Department of Public Administration and Local Government Studies. This is undeniably one of the local governments in Oyo state and was created in year 1976. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. It is bordered by Orelope and Olorunsogo Local Government Areas. It had a population of 100,815 in 2006, therefore making it a densely populated Local Government Area. Below is the map of Oyo state showing all the 33 local government areas. Alaafin Abiodun was hell bent on building a stronger economy and turned deaf ears and blind eyes to other sectors, little did he know the built reputation was waning. It is home to the Ilora Farm settlement, Ese Oloja Hill, Ifaniyi Hill, Kutanti Shrine, Sogidi Lake. Oyo Oyo West Ajokidero/Akewugberu 2 Oyo Oyo West Akeetan 1 Oyo Oyo West Fasola/Soku 3 Oyo Oyo West Iseke 4 Oyo Oyo West Isokun 5 Oyo Oyo West Iyaji 6 Oyo Oyo West Ojongbodu 7 Oyo Oyo West Opapa 8 Oyo Oyo West Owode 9 Oyo Oyo West Pakoyi/Idode 10. Ogbomoso south Local Government Area covers a very small area of 68km² and has its headquarters in Arowomole town. Oorelope is an LGA in Oyo state. Your email address will not be published. This Local Government Area is bordered by Ibadan North, Ido, Lagelu and Afijio Local Government Areas. Local government chairman:  Babatunde Abiodun Adebayo. Ibadan south west is a local government area in Oyo state.

Oyo Oyo East Agboye/Molete 1 Oyo Oyo East Ajagba 2 Oyo Oyo East Alaodi/Modeke 3 Oyo Oyo East Apaara 4 Oyo Oyo East Apinni 5 Oyo Oyo East Balogun 6 Oyo Oyo East Jabata 7 Oyo Oyo East Oke Apo 8 Oyo Oyo East Oluajo 9 Oyo Oyo East Owode/Araromi 10. Local government chairman: Akeem Akintunde Sodiq.

It was created in 1976 and covers an area of 464.892km². Iwajowa is one of the local governments in Oyo state and was established in year 1996. Oyo state local governments would not be complete if the Ibarapas; that also make up Oyo state indigenes, are not mentioned. Local government chairman: Mukaila Abiola Ambali. A landmark in Ogbomoso North Local government is Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso. Local government chairman:  Bashorun Mojeed Biodun Ajuwon. The area has a population of 281,573 people as at the 2006 census. Irepo Local Government Area occupies the northern axis of Oyo state.

Oyo Egbeda Ayede/Alugbo/Koloko 2 Oyo Egbeda Egbeda 9 Oyo Egbeda Erunmu 1 Oyo Egbeda Olodan/Ajinogbo 4 Oyo Egbeda Olode/Alakia 10 Oyo Egbeda Olodo Ii 6 Oyo Egbeda Olodo Iii 7 Oyo Egbeda Olodo/Kumapayi I 5 Oyo Egbeda Olubadan Estate 11 Oyo Egbeda Osegere/Awaye 8 Oyo Egbeda Owobaale/Kasumu 3. It was created in year 1996. It was granted full accreditation to run National Diploma programme by the Accreditation Visitation Panel of the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) in 2000/2001. Ibadan North. Prior to what Oyo state is now, it was reputed to be an empire, Oyo empire to be precise and ruled during the 1650s to middle 1700. Oyo Ibadan North East Iii E3 3 Oyo Ibadan North East Ward 2 Ni (Part Ii) 2 Oyo Ibadan North East Ward I. Ei 1 Oyo Ibadan North East Ward Iv E4 4 Oyo Ibadan North East Ward Ix E7ii 9 Oyo Ibadan North East Ward V E5a 5 Oyo Ibadan North East Ward Vi E5b 6 Oyo Ibadan North East Ward Vii E6 7 Oyo Ibadan North East Ward Viii E7 I 8 Oyo Ibadan North East Ward X E8 10 Oyo Ibadan North East Ward Xi E9 I 11 Oyo Ibadan North East Ward Xii E9 Ii 12, Ibadan northwest is one of the small Local Government Areas in Ibadan metropolis. Local government chairman:  Babs Moses Olawoyin. Learn how your comment data is processed. It has its headquarters in Oluyole. This Local Government Area is bounded by Ibarapa central Local Government Area, Ibarapa east Local Government Area and Iseyin Local Government Area. If you find it informative, please like, share and don’t forget to drop your comment. Oorelope is one of the local governments in Oyo state. Oyo Saki East Agbonle 1 Oyo Saki East Ago Amodu I 2 Oyo Saki East Ago Amodu Ii 3 Oyo Saki East Ogbooro I 4 Oyo Saki East Ogbooro Ii 5 Oyo Saki East Oje Owode I 6 Oyo Saki East Oje Owode Ii 7 Oyo Saki East Sepeteri I 8 Oyo Saki East Sepeteri Ii 9 Oyo Saki East Sepeteri Iii 10 Oyo Saki East Sepeteri Iv 11. Address: Agbeni Market Ibadan, South West Local Government Area of Oyo State. It was created in year 1996. Oluyole Local Government Area occupies the southern axis of Oyo state. Ibarapa North Local Government Area has its headquarters in Ayete town. “Lagelu a e o e, Lagelu FM”…that song goes but Lagelu is not just the name of a radio station in Oyo state but also a local government. According to the 2006 census, Olorunsogo Local Government Area has a population of 81,759. History dates its creation to year 1991. Orire is one of the local governments in Oyo state, it was established in year 1989. It was founded in year 1989. This Local Government Area has its headquarters in Dugbe/Onireke and has 200 as its postal code. Location of Iwajowa Local Government Area. Ibadan south west is a local government area in Oyo state. According to the 2006 census, this Local Government Area has a population of 330,399. This Local Government Area has its headquarters in Egbeda town and had a population of 281,573 in 2006. According to the 2006 census, Itesiwaju Local Government Area has a population of 128,652. Atisbo Local Government Area has its headquarters in Tede town and has 203 as its postal code. According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease. Below are the list of 33 local governments in Oyo state and the names of local government chairmen in Oyo state. Oyo Ibadan South West Ward 08 Sw7 8 Oyo Ibadan South West Ward 1 C2 1 Oyo Ibadan South West Ward 10 Sw8 Ii 10 Oyo Ibadan South West Ward 11 Sw9(1) 11 Oyo Ibadan South West Ward 12 Sw9 Ii 12 Oyo Ibadan South West Ward 2 Sw1 2 Oyo Ibadan South West Ward 3 Sw2 3 Oyo Ibadan South West Ward 4 Sw3a & 3b 4 Oyo Ibadan South West Ward 5 Sw4 5 Oyo Ibadan South West Ward 6 Sw5 6 Oyo Ibadan South West Ward 7 Sw6 7 Oyo Ibadan South West Ward 9 Sw8 (1) 9.

Local government are created and appointed a chairman to help the government provide social amenities and security to citizens at the grass root. Lagelu is bounded by Egbeda and Akinyele Local Government Areas. Did you know that the pioneer of creating states and capital in Nigeria is Gen. Yakubu Gowon? It is bounded by Kajola, Itesiwaju and Atisao Local Government Areas. Ido is also one of the local governments in Oyo state.

This particular local government area was carved out in year 1976. Akinyele is a Local Government Area in Ibadan metropolis. Ogo Oluwa Local Government Area had a population of 65,184 in 2006. Local government chairman: Alhaji Salawu Maruf. Surulere LGA in Oyo state has its headquarters in Iresa-Adu town.