Afijio

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Afijio
Country Nigeria
StateOyo State
Government
 • Local Government Chairman and the Head of the Local Government CouncilAdeniyi Samuel Aderemi
Population
(2010)2010 estimated population size of 152,193 using a growth rate of 3.2% from 2006 census figures.
 • Total152,193
Time zoneUTC+1 (WAT)
Websitehttps://web.archive.org/web/20100926005757/http://oyostate.gov.ng/government/local-govt-area/afijio

Afijio is a Local Government Area in Oyo State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Jobele.

It has an area of 722 km² and a population of 134,173 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 211.[1]

Afijio local government area is subdivided into 10 wards: Ilora I, Ilora II, Ilora III, Fiditi I, Fiditi II, Aawe I, Aawe II, Akinmorin/Jobele, Iware and Imini.

The local government is governed by an elected chairman and 10 councilors elected from each ward.

Town under Afijio Local Government:

1. Aawe 2. Akinmoorin 3. Fiditi 4. Ilora, 5. Jobele 6. Iware 7. Imini 8. Ore lope

Some popular streets in Akinmonrin approved by Afijio local government includes: 1. OKUNLOLA GBADEBO STREET (AKINMOORIN) 2. KUNLE AFOLABI STREET (AKINMOORIN) 3. DR. OYEWO STREET (AKINMOORIN) 4. ALHAJI RASAQ STREET (AKINMOORIN)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on 7 October 2009. Retrieved 2009-10-20.


Prepared by Hon. Kayode