Odogbolu

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Ijebu Odogbolu
LGA and town
Ijebu Odogbolu is located in Nigeria
Ijebu Odogbolu
Ijebu Odogbolu
Location in Nigeria
Coordinates: 6°46′N 3°48′E / 6.767°N 3.800°E / 6.767; 3.800Coordinates: 6°46′N 3°48′E / 6.767°N 3.800°E / 6.767; 3.800
Country  Nigeria
State Ogun State
Government
 • Local Government Chairman and the Head of the Local Government Council Wale Shittu[1]
Area
 • Total 541 km2 (209 sq mi)
Population (2006 census)
 • Total 127,123
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)
3-digit postal code prefix 120
ISO 3166 code NG.OG.OB

Odogbolu is a Local Government Area in Ogun State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Odogbolu at 6°50′N 3°46′E / 6.833°N 3.767°E / 6.833; 3.767 in the north-west of the Area.

It has an area of 541 km² and a population of 127,123 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 120.[2]

Oladipo Diya, the de facto Vice President of Nigeria during the Sani Abacha military junta from 1994, was born in Odogbolu.

King is the Alaye of Odogbolu, Oba Adedeji Olusegun Onagoruwa

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://ogunstate.gov.ng/administration/
  2. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on 2009-10-07. Retrieved 2009-10-20.