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Country Nigeria
StateEbonyi State
Time zoneUTC+1 (WAT)

Ishielu is a Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Ezillo.

It has an area of 872 km2 and a population of 151,048 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 481.[1]

Ishielu LGA is made up of communities often referred to as Orring-Agba and Igbo-Esa people. The Communities are:

  1. Nkalaha
  2. Ntezi
  3. Okpoto
  4. Ohofia-Agba
  5. Agba
  6. Ezza-agu
  7. Ezillo
  8. Umuhali
  9. Obeagu
  10. Nkalagu
  11. Amaezu
  12. Iyonu


  1. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on 2012-11-26. Retrieved 2009-10-20.