Ikere-Ekiti

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Ikere-Ekiti
Ikere-Ekiti is located in Nigeria
Ikere-Ekiti
Ikere-Ekiti
Location in Nigeria
Coordinates: 7°30′N 5°14′E / 7.500°N 5.233°E / 7.500; 5.233
CountryFlag of Nigeria.svg Nigeria
StateEkiti State
Government
 • Local Government Chairman and the Head of the Local Government CouncilBarrister Ola Alonge
 • Chairman, Council of ObasHis Imperial Majesty, Oba Samuel Adejimi Adu-Alagbado, Agirilala-Ogbenuotesoro ll, The Ogoga of Ikere-Ekiti.

Ikere-Ekiti, also known as Ikere or Ikerre, is a city in Ekiti State of Nigeria.In Ikere Local Government. It is an agricultural and mine centre. According to the 1963 and 1991 census, the population was 114,780 and 60,257 respectively, [1] but the 2006 census recorded it to be 147,355.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NigeianMuse.com". Retrieved 2007-04-05.
  2. ^ United Nations estimate
  3. ^ "The World Gazetteer". Archived from the original on 2013-02-10. Retrieved 2007-04-05.

Coordinates: 7°30′N 5°14′E / 7.500°N 5.233°E / 7.500; 5.233