Local Government Areas in Anambra State

Anambra state is one of the 5 southeastern states. Its name is derived from the Anambra River. It is bordered by Delta in the west, Imo state and Rivers state in the south, Kogi state in the north and Enugu in the east. Contrary to general notion, this state is not an entirely Igbo speaking state. It is made up of 98% Igbos and 2% non-Igbos.

Anambra is made up of 17 Local Government Areas. Below are the LGAs in Anambra, their chairmen and wards.

1. Aguata Local Government Area

History of Aguata Local Government Area

Aguata LGA has its headquarters located in between Ekwulobia and Aguluezechukwu. The location of the headquarters of this LGA has been a major cause of conflict between Ekwulobia and Aguluezechukwu. This LGA is made up of 13 towns and is home to a lot of prominent Nigerians such as former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Chukwuma Soludo, Dr Andy Uba and many others.

Location of Aguata Local Government Area

Aguata is located in the northern axis of Anambra state and is bordered by Anaocha, Nnewi south, Orumba south, and Orumba North Local Government Areas.

 Chairman of Aguata Local Government Area:

Eche Ezeibe

Wards in Aguata Local Government Area

Anambra Aguata Achina I 1
Anambra Aguata Achina II 2
Anambra Aguata Agulueze Chukwu 3
Anambra Aguata Akpo 4
Anambra Aguata Amesi 5
Anambra Aguata Ekwulobia I 6
Anambra Aguata Ekwulobia Ii 7
Anambra Aguata Ezinifite I 8
Anambra Aguata Ezinifite Ii 9
Anambra Aguata Igbo – Ukwu Ii 11
Anambra Aguata Igbo-Ukwu I 10
Anambra Aguata Ikenga 12
Anambra Aguata Isuofia 13
Anambra Aguata Nkpologwu 14
Anambra Aguata Oreri 15
Anambra Aguata Uga I 16
Anambra Aguata Uga Ii 17
Anambra Aguata Umuchu I 18
Anambra Aguata Umuchu Ii 19
Anambra Aguata Umuona 20

2. Awka North Local Government Area

History of Awka North Local Government Area

With its headquarters in Achalla, Awka North is an LGA in Anambra state that is made up of 11 towns.

Location of Awka North Local Government Area

Awka North LGA is located at the eastern axis of Anambra state. It is bordered by Awka South on the south, Ayam Ekun on the north, Anambra East and Oyi LGAs on the west.

Chairman of Awka North Local Government Area:

Cosmos Okonkwo

Wards in Awka North Local Government Area

Anambra Awka North Achalla I 1
Anambra Awka North Achalla I1 2
Anambra Awka North Achalla I1i 3
Anambra Awka North Amansea 4
Anambra Awka North Amanuke 5
Anambra Awka North Awba-Ofemmili 6
Anambra Awka North Ebenebe I 7
Anambra Awka North Ebenebe Ii 8
Anambra Awka North Ebenebe Iii 9
Anambra Awka North Isu Aniocha 10
Anambra Awka North Mabakwu I (Anezike) 11
Anambra Awka North Ugbene 12
Anambra Awka North Ugbenu 13
Anambra Awka North Urum 14

3. Awka South Local Government Area

History of Awka South Local Government Area

Awka South LGA comprises of 9 towns. They are Amawbia, Awka, Ezinato, Isiagu, Mbaukwu, Nibo, Nise, Okpuno and Umuawulu. The indigenes of this LGA are majorly businessmen and are much respected for their business acumen.

Location of Awka South Local Government Area

Awka South occupies the eastern axis of Anambra state. It is bordered by Awka North in the north, Orumba North in the south and Njikota in the west.

Chairman of Awka South Local Government Area:

Leo Iwoba

Wards in Awka South Local Government Area

Anambra Awka South Agu Oka 1
Anambra Awka South Amawbia I 2
Anambra Awka South Amawbia Ii 3
Anambra Awka South Amawbia Iii 4
Anambra Awka South Awka I 5
Anambra Awka South Awka Ii 6
Anambra Awka South Awka Iii 7
Anambra Awka South Awka Iv 8
Anambra Awka South Awka V 9
Anambra Awka South Awka Vi 10
Anambra Awka South Awka Vii 11
Anambra Awka South Ezinato/Isiagu 12
Anambra Awka South Mba -Ukwu 13
Anambra Awka South Nibo I 14                                                                                                                                           Anambra Awka South Nibo Ii 15
Anambra Awka South Nibo Iii 16
Anambra Awka South Nise I 17
Anambra Awka South Nise Ii 18
Anambra Awka South Okpuno 19
Anambra Awka South Umuawulu 20

4. Anambra East Local Government Area

History of Anambra East Local Government Area

Anambra East LGA is made up of 13 towns, they are; Nsugbe, Nando, Igbariam, Umuleri, Umuoba Anam Otuocha, Enugu Out Aguleri, Eziagulu Out Aguleri, Enugwu Agleri, and Aguleri. This LGA is one of the few LGAs in south-eastern Nigeria with crude oil deposits.

Location of Anambra East Local Government Area

Anambra East LGA is located very close to the center of Anambra state. It is bordered by Anambra west, Onitsha North and Oyi LGAs.

Chairman of Anambra East Local Government Area:

Pius Ifedi

Wards in Anambra East Local Government Area

Anambra Anambra East Aguleri 1
Anambra Anambra East Aguleri Ii 2
Anambra Anambra East Enugwu-Otu 3
Anambra Anambra East Eziagulu-Otu 4
Anambra Anambra East Igbariam 5
Anambra Anambra East Nando I 6
Anambra Anambra East Nando Ii 7
Anambra Anambra East Nando Iii 8
Anambra Anambra East Nsugbe I 9
Anambra Anambra East Nsugbe Ii 10
Anambra Anambra East Otuocha I 11
Anambra Anambra East Otuocha Ii 12
Anambra Anambra East Umuleri Ii 14
Anambra Anambra East Umuoba-Anam 15
Anambra Anambra East Umureli I 13

5. Anambra West Local Government Area

History of Anambra West Local Government Area

Anambra West LGA, just like Anambra East is rich in crude oil deposits. It comprises of 13 towns. They are Iyiora Anam, Igbedor, Nzam, Inoma-Akator, Ukwalla, Umuikw Anam, Umudora Anam, Umueze Anam, Oroma-Etiti, Owelle Umuenwelum Anam, Umuoba-Abegbu Anam , and Mmiata Anam.

Location of Anambra West Local Government Area

This LGA occupies the north western part of Anambra state. It is bordered by Anambra East and Ayam Elum.

Chairman of Anambra West Local Government Area:

Collins Nwabunwanne

Wards in Anambra West Local Government Area

Anambra Anambra West Ezi-Anam 1
Anambra Anambra West Ifite-Anam 2
Anambra Anambra West Nzam 3
Anambra Anambra West Olumbanasa – Ode 4
Anambra Anambra West Olumbanasa-Inoma 5
Anambra Anambra West Oroma Etiti-Anam 6
Anambra Anambra West Umuenwelum-Anam 7
Anambra Anambra West Umueze-Anam I 8
Anambra Anambra West Umueze-Anam Ii 9
Anambra Anambra West Umuoba-Anam 10

 6. Anaocha Local Government Area

History of Anaocha Local Government Area

Anaocha LGA is made up of 10 towns, they are; Obeledu, Nri, Akwaeze, Adazi-Nnukwu, Adazi-Enu, Adazi-Ani, Ichida, Neni, Agulu, and Aguluzigbo. This LGA has a landmass of 104km² and was created in 1991.

Location of Anaocha Local Government Area

Anaocha LGA is located close to the southern end of Anambra. It shares borders with Idemili South, Nnewi South, Awka South, Aguata, Orumba North, and Njikoata Local Government Areas

Chairman of Anaocha Local Government Area:

Ejimeofo Ikeobi

Wards in Anaocha Local Government Area

Anambra Anaocha Adazi Ani I 1
Anambra Anaocha Adazi Ani Ii 2
Anambra Anaocha Adazi Enu I 3
Anambra Anaocha Adazi Enu Ii 4
Anambra Anaocha Adazi Nnukwu I 5
Anambra Anaocha Adazi Nnukwu Ii 6
Anambra Anaocha Agulu Iv 10
Anambra Anaocha Agulu I 7
Anambra Anaocha Agulu Ii 8
Anambra Anaocha Agulu Iii 9
Anambra Anaocha Agulu Uzoigbo 11
Anambra Anaocha Akwaeze 12
Anambra Anaocha Ichida I 13
Anambra Anaocha Ichida Ii 14
Anambra Anaocha Neni I 15
Anambra Anaocha Neni Ii 16
Anambra Anaocha Nri I 17
Anambra Anaocha Nri Ii 18
Anambra Anaocha Obeledu 19

7.Ayamelu Local Government Area

History of Ayamelu Local Government Area

With its headquarters at Anaku, Ayamelu LGA is made up of Omor, Ifite Ogwari, Umuerum, Anaku, Imumbo, Igbakwu, Omasi, and Umueje. This LGA was created in 1991 and is occupied majorly by farmers.

Location of Ayamelu Local Government Area

Ayamelu LGA occupies the northeastern part of Anambra state. It is bordered by Anambra East, Anambra West and Awka North LGAs.

Chairman of Ayamelu Local Government Area:

Ken Okolo

Wards in Ayamelu Local Government Area

Anambra Ayamelum Anaku 1
Anambra Ayamelum Ifite Ogwari I 2
Anambra Ayamelum Ifite Ogwari Ii 3
Anambra Ayamelum Igbakwu 4
Anambra Ayamelum Omasi 5
Anambra Ayamelum Omor I 6
Anambra Ayamelum Omor Ii 7
Anambra Ayamelum Omor Iii 8
Anambra Ayamelum Ume Rum 9
Anambra Ayamelum Umueje Umueje 10
Anambra Ayamelum Umumbo 11

8. Dunukofia Local Government Area

History Dunukofia Local Government Area

Dunukofia LGA has its headquarters in the town of Ukpo. It is made up of six towns. They are Nawgu, Ukwulu, Umudioka, Umunachi, Ifitedunu and Ukpo. This LGA has a landmass of 66km² and was created in 1991.

Location of Dunukofia Local Government Area

Dunukofia LGA shares boundaries with Awka North, Idemili North, Njikoka and Oyi LGAs.

Chairman of Dunukofia Local Government Area:

Uchenna Omerie

Wards in Dunukofia Local Government Area

Anambra Dunukofia Akwa 1
Anambra Dunukofia Ifitedunu I 2
Anambra Dunukofia Ifitedunu Ii 3
Anambra Dunukofia Nawgu I 4
Anambra Dunukofia Nawgu Ii 5
Anambra Dunukofia Ukpo I 6
Anambra Dunukofia Ukpo Ii 7
Anambra Dunukofia Ukpo Iii 8
Anambra Dunukofia Ukwulu I 9
Anambra Dunukofia Ukwulu Ii 10
Anambra Dunukofia Umudioka I 11
Anambra Dunukofia Umudioka Ii 12
Anambra Dunukofia Umunnachi I 13
Anambra Dunukofia Umunnachi Ii 14

9. Ekwusigo Local Government Area

History of Ekwusigo Local Government Area

Ekwusigo LGA is made up of 4 towns, they are Ihembosi, Ichi, Oraifite, and Ozubulu. It was created in 1996 and has a landmass of 116km².

Location of Ekwusigo Local Government Area

This LGA is located in the south-western axis of Anambra state. It shares borders with Ihiala, Nnewi south, Nnewi north and Idemili south LGAs.

Chairman of Ewusigo Local Government Area:

Oforgeme Ikenna

Wards in Ekwusigo Local Government Area

Anambra Ekwusigo Amakwa Ii 11
Anambra Ekwusigo Ichi 1
Anambra Ekwusigo Ihembosi/Anaubahu 2
Anambra Ekwusigo Ihiteoha 12
Anambra Ekwusigo Oraifite I 3
Anambra Ekwusigo Oraifite Ii 4
Anambra Ekwusigo Oraifite Iii 5
Anambra Ekwusigo Ozubulu I 6
Anambra Ekwusigo Ozubulu Ii 7
Anambra Ekwusigo Ozubulu Iii 8
Anambra Ekwusigo Ozubulu Iv 9
Anambra Ekwusigo Ozubulu V 10

10. Idemili North Local Government Area

History of Idemili North Local Government Area

Idemili North is a local government area in Anambra state which is made up of 10 towns. They are Abacha, Umuoji, Uke, Ogidi, Oraukwu, Obosi, Nkpor, Ideani, Eziowelle, and Abalete. Idemili North LGA has a landmass of 115km² and was created in 1991.

Location of Idemili North Local Government Area

Idemili North is located very close to the center of Anambra state. It shares borders with Onitsha North, Idemili South, Oyi and Dunukofia LGAs. This LGA was created in 1991 and has a landmass of 115km²

Chairman of Idemili North Local Government Area:

Barr. Asha Nnabuife

Wards in Idemili North Local Government Area

Anambra Idemili North Abacha 1
Anambra Idemili North Abatete 2
Anambra Idemili North Eziowele 3
Anambra Idemili North Ideani 4
Anambra Idemili North Nkpor I 5
Anambra Idemili North Nkpor Ii 6
Anambra Idemili North Obosi 7
Anambra Idemili North Ogidi I 8
Anambra Idemili North Ogidi Ii 9

Anambra Idemili North Oraukwu 10
Anambra Idemili North Uke 11
Anambra Idemili North Umuoji 1

11. Idemili South Local Government Area

History of Idemili South Local Government Area

Idemili is an LGA in Anambra state which comprises of seven towns. These towns are Nnobi, Oba, Nnokwa, Ojoto, Alor Awka-Etiti, and Akwu  -Ukwu. Idemili South was created in 1996 and has a landmass of 137km².

Location of Idemili South Local Government Area

Idemili South is located in the western axis of Anambra state. It shares boundaries with Ogbaru, Idemili North, Anaocha, Nnewi South, Nji kaota.

Chairman of Idemili South Local Government Area:

Don Unachukwu

Wards in Idemili South Local Government Area

Anambra Idemili-South Akwukwu 1
Anambra Idemili-South Alor I 2
Anambra Idemili-South Alor Ii 3
Anambra Idemili-South Awka-Etiti I 4
Anambra Idemili-South Awka-Etiti Ii 5
Anambra Idemili-South Nnobi Iii 8
Anambra Idemili-South Nnobi I 6
Anambra Idemili-South Nnobi Ii 7
Anambra Idemili-South Nnokwa 9
Anambra Idemili-South Oba I 10
Anambra Idemili-South Oba Ii 11                                                                                                                                    Anambra Idemili-South Ojoto 12

12. Ihiala Local Government Area

History of Ihiala Local Government Area

Ihiala is an LGA in Anambra state that is made up of 10 towns. This towns are Amorka, Azia, Lilu, Nigeria, Okija, Mbosi, Iseke, Uli, Ubuluisuzor, and Orsumoghu. Ihiala LGA was created in 1991 and has a landmass of 252km².

Location of Ihiala Local Government Area

Ihiala is located in the southern axis of Anambra and shares borders with Ogbuagu, Nnewi South, and Ekwusigo.

Chairman of Ihiala Local Government Area:

Odumegwu Ifeanyichukwu.

Wards in Ihiala Local Government Area

Anambra Ihala Amamu I 1
Anambra Ihala Amamu Ii 2
Anambra Ihala Amorka 3
Anambra Ihala Azia 4
Anambra Ihala Ihite 5
Anambra Ihala Isseke 6
Anambra Ihala Lilu 18
Anambra Ihala Mbosi 20
Anambra Ihala Ogbolo 7
Anambra Ihala Okija I 8
Anambra Ihala Okija Ii 9
Anambra Ihala Okija Iii 10
Anambra Ihala Okija Iv 11
Anambra Ihala Okija V 12
Anambra Ihala Orsumoghu 13
Anambra Ihala Ubuluisiuzo 14
Anambra Ihala Uli I 15
Anambra Ihala Uli Ii 16
Anambra Ihala Uli Iii 17
Anambra Ihala Uzoakwa 19

13. Njikoka Local Government Area

History of Njikoka Local Government Area

Njikoka LGA comprises of 7 towns. These towns are Nawfia, Nimo, Abba, Abagana, Enugwu-Agidi, Umuriam-Nawfia, and Enugwu-ugwu. Njikoka LGA was created in 1991 and has a landmass of 95km².

Location of Njikoka Local Government Area

This LGA is located at the center of Anambra state. It is bordered by Awka South, Awka North, and Anaocha LGAs.

Chairman of Njikoka Local Government Area:

Ozoh George Edozie

Wards in Njikoka Local Government Area

Anambra Njikoka Abagana I 3
Anambra Njikoka Abagana Ii 4
Anambra Njikoka Abagana Iii 5
Anambra Njikoka Abagana Iv 6
Anambra Njikoka Abba I 1
Anambra Njikoka Abba Ii 2
Anambra Njikoka Enugwu Ukwu I 9
Anambra Njikoka Enugwu Ukwu Ii 10
Anambra Njikoka Enugwu Ukwu Iii 11
Anambra Njikoka Enugwu Ukwu Iv 12
Anambra Njikoka Enugwu-Agidi I 7
Anambra Njikoka Enugwu-Agidi Ii 8
Anambra Njikoka Nawfia I 13
Anambra Njikoka Nawfia Ii 14
Anambra Njikoka Nimo I 15
Anambra Njikoka Nimo Ii 16                                                                                                                                        Anambra Njikoka Nimo Iii 17
Anambra Njikoka Nimo Iv 18

14. Nnewi North Local Government Area

History of Nnewi North Local Government Area

Nnewi North is one of the LGAs in Nigeria that is made up of just one town. This one town is the highly industrial Nnewi. Nnewi North LGA was created in 1991 and has a landmass of 60km².

Location of Nnewi North Local Government Area

This LGA is located very close to the southern end of Anambra state. It shares boundaries with Ihiala, Nnewi South, Idemili South, and Egwusigo LGAs.

Chairman of Nnewi North Local Government Area:

Chukwudi Orizu.

Wards in Nnewi North Local Government Area

Anambra Nnewi North Nnewi-Ichi I 1
Anambra Nnewi North Nnewi-Ichi Ii 2
Anambra Nnewi North Otolo I 3
Anambra Nnewi North Otolo Iii 5
Anambra Nnewi North Otolo Ii 4
Anambra Nnewi North Umudim I 6
Anambra Nnewi North Umudim Ii 7
Anambra Nnewi North Uruagu I 8
Anambra Nnewi North Uruagu Ii 9
Anambra Nnewi North Uruagu Iii 10

15. Nnewi South Local Government Area

History of Nnewi South Local Government Area

Nnewi South is an LGA in Anambra state that has its headquarters in Ukpor. It is made up of 8 towns. They are Utuh, Ezinifite, Osumenyi, Azigbo, Amichi, Ekwulumili, and Ukpor.

Location of Nnewi South Local Government Area

Nnewi south occupies the southern axis of Anambra state. It is bounded by Nnewi North, Ihiala, Anaocha and Aguata LGAs.

Chairman of Nnewi South Local Government Area:

Felix Odumegwu

Wards in Nnewi South Local Government Area

Anambra Nnewi South Akwa-Ihedi 1
Anambra Nnewi South Amichi I 2
Anambra Nnewi South Amichi Ii 3
Anambra Nnewi South Amichi Iii 4
Anambra Nnewi South Azuigbo 5
Anambra Nnewi South Ebenator 6
Anambra Nnewi South Ekwulumili 7
Anambra Nnewi South Ezinifite 8
Anambra Nnewi South Ezinifite I 8
Anambra Nnewi South Ezinifite Ii 9
Anambra Nnewi South Ezinifite Iii 10
Anambra Nnewi South Osumenyi I 11
Anambra Nnewi South Osumenyi Ii 12
Anambra Nnewi South Ukpor I 13
Anambra Nnewi South Ukpor Ii 14
Anambra Nnewi South Ukpor Iii 15
Anambra Nnewi South Ukpor Iv 16
Anambra Nnewi South Ukpor V 17
Anambra Nnewi South Ukpor Vi 18
Anambra Nnewi South Unubi 19
Anambra Nnewi South Utuh 20

16. Ogbaru Local Government Area

History of Ogbaru Local Government Area

Ogbaru LGA in Anambra state has its headquarters in Ogbaru and is made up of 18 towns. These towns are Ogwu Ikpele, Okpoko, Umuzu, Umunankwo, Ossomala, Ogwu-aniocha, Umuodu, Ochuche, Ogbakugba, Odekpe, Ohita, Obeagwe, Mputu, Amiyi, Akili-Ozizor, Amiyi, Akili-Ogidi and Atani. Ogbaru LGA was created in 1991 and has an area of 453KM².

Location of Ogbaru Local Government Area

Ogbaru LGA is located at the south western end of Anambra state. It shares boundaries with Ihiala, Egwusigo, Onitsha south, and Idemili South LGAs.

Chairman of Ogbaru Local Government Area:

Barrister Ezediogbu Ignasius

Wards in Ogbaru Local Government Area

Anambra Ogbaru Akili – Ozizor 2
Anambra Ogbaru Akili Ogidi/Obeagwe 1
Anambra Ogbaru Atani I 3
Anambra Ogbaru Atani Ii 4
Anambra Ogbaru Iyiowa/Odekpe/Ohita 5
Anambra Ogbaru Ochuche-Umuodu/Ogbakuba/Amiyi 6
Anambra Ogbaru Ogwu-Ikpele 8
Anambra Ogbaru Ogwuaniocha 7
Anambra Ogbaru Okpoko I 9
Anambra Ogbaru Okpoko Ii 10
Anambra Ogbaru Okpoko Iii 11
Anambra Ogbaru Okpoko Iv 12
Anambra Ogbaru Okpoko V 13
Anambra Ogbaru Okpoko Vi 14
Anambra Ogbaru Ossomala 15
Anambra Ogbaru Umunankwo/Mputu 16

17. Onitsha North Local Government Area

History of Onitsha North Local Government Area

Onitsha North LGA is a Local Government Area in Anambra state that is made up of just one town. It has a landmass of 42km² and is the venue of the biggest market in the southeast.

Location of Onitsha North Local Government Area

Onitsha North LGA is located very close to the western end of Anambra state. It shares boundaries with Onitsha South, Idemili North, Uyi, Anambra East and Anambra West LGAs.

Chairman of Onitsha North Local Government Area:

Patrick Aghamba

Wards in Onitsha North Local Government Area

Anambra Onitsha-North American Quarters 1
Anambra Onitsha-North G.R.A 2
Anambra Onitsha-North Inland Town I 3
Anambra Onitsha-North Inland Town Ii 4
Anambra Onitsha-North Inland Town Iii 5
Anambra Onitsha-North Inland Town Iv 6
Anambra Onitsha-North Inland Town V 7
Anambra Onitsha-North Inland Town Vi 8
Anambra Onitsha-North Inland Town Vii 9
Anambra Onitsha-North Inland Town Viii` 10
Anambra Onitsha-North Ogbe Umuonicha 11
Anambra Onitsha-North Trans Nkisi 12
Anambra Onitsha-North Water-Side Central 1 13
Anambra Onitsha-North Water-Side Central Ii 14
Anambra Onitsha-North Woluwo Layout 15

18. Onitsha South Local Government Area

History of Onitsha South Local Government Area

Onitsha South is a Local Government Area in Anambra State. Just like Onitsha North, it is made up of just one town. This town is Fegge.

Location of Onitsha South Local Government Area

Onitsha South LGA is located at the western end of Anambra state. It shares borders with Onitsha North, Idemili north and Ogbaru LGAs.

Chairman of Onitsha South Local Government Area:

Emeka Asoanya

Wards in Onitsha South Local Government Area

Anambra Onitsha -South Bridge Head I 1
Anambra Onitsha -South Bridge Head Ii 2
Anambra Onitsha -South Bridge Head Iii 3
Anambra Onitsha -South Fegge 1 4
Anambra Onitsha -South Fegge 1v 7
Anambra Onitsha -South Fegge Ii 5
Anambra Onitsha -South Fegge Iii 6
Anambra Onitsha -South Fegge V 8
Anambra Onitsha -South Fegge Vi 9
Anambra Onitsha -South Fegge Vii 10
Anambra Onitsha -South Odoakpu I 11
Anambra Onitsha -South Odoakpu Ii 12
Anambra Onitsha -South Odoakpu Iii 13
Anambra Onitsha -South Odoakpu Iv 14
Anambra Onitsha -South Odoakpu V 15
Anambra Onitsha -South Odoakpu Vi 16
Anambra Onitsha -South Odoakpu Vii 17

19. Orumba North Local Government Area

History of Orumba North Local Government Area

Orumba North LGA was created in 1991 and has a landmass of 297km². This LGA is blessed with a very fertile ground and is made up of 16 major towns.

Location of Orumba North Local Government Area

Orumba North LGA is located in the south-western axis of Anambra state. It shares boundary with Orumba South, Anaocha, Aguata, and Awka South LGAs.

Chairman of Orumba North Local Government Area:

Emeka Aforka

Wards in Orumba North Local Government Area

Anambra Orumba North Amaetiti 3
Anambra Orumba North Amaokpala / Omogho 4
Anambra Orumba North Awa 5
Anambra Orumba North Awgbu I 6
Anambra Orumba North Awgbu Ii 7
Anambra Orumba North Nanka I 8
Anambra Orumba North Nanka Ii 9
Anambra Orumba North Ndi Okpalaeze 16
Anambra Orumba North Ndikelionwu 10
Anambra Orumba North Ndiokolo/Ndiokpaleke 11
Anambra Orumba North Ndiowu 12
Anambra Orumba North Ndiukwuenu/Okpeze 13
Anambra Orumba North Oko Ii 15
Anambra Orumba North Oko I 14
Anambra Orumba North Ufuma I 17
Anambra Orumba North Ufuma Ii 18

20. Orumba South Local Government Area

History of Orumba South Local Government Area

With Umunze as its headquarters, Orumba South is an LGA that is made up of 15 towns. This LGA has a landmass of 192km² and was created in 1991.

Location of Orumba South Local Government Area

This LGA is located at the southwestern axis of Anambra state. It is bordered by Aguata and Orumba North LGAs.

Chairman of Orumba South Local Government Area:

Barrister Raymond Onyema

Wards in Orumba South Local Government Area

Anambra Orumba South Agbudu 1
Anambra Orumba South Akpu 2
Anambra Orumba South Enugu/Umonyia 3
Anambra Orumba South Eziagu 4
Anambra Orumba South Ezira 5
Anambra Orumba South Ihite 6
Anambra Orumba South Isulo 7
Anambra Orumba South Nawfija 8
Anambra Orumba South Nkerehi 9
Anambra Orumba South Ogboji 10
Anambra Orumba South Ogbunka I 11
Anambra Orumba South Ogbunka Ii 12
Anambra Orumba South Owerre-Ezukala I 13
Anambra Orumba South Owerre-Ezukala Ii 14
Anambra Orumba South Umunze I 15
Anambra Orumba South Umunze Ii 16
Anambra Orumba South Umunze Iii 17
Anambra Orumba South Umuomaku 18

21. Oyi Local Government Area

History of Oyi Local Government Area

Oyi is an LGA in Anambra that is occupied by Igbos with a riverine lifestyle. The indigenes of this LGA are mostly tall, fair and very sociable. Oyi is the Local Government Area of Pete Edochie, Cyprian Ekwensi and lots of other prominent Nigerians from Anambra state.

Location of Oyi Local Government Area

Oyi LGA is located in the middle of Anambra state. It is bordered by Njikota, Dunukofia, Anambra East and Onitsha North LGAs.

Chairman of Oyi Local Government Area:

Uchenna Okafor

Wards in Oyi Local Government Area

Anambra Oyi Awkuzu I 1
Anambra Oyi Awkuzu Ii 2
Anambra Oyi Awkuzu Iii 3
Anambra Oyi Awkuzu Iv 4
Anambra Oyi Nkwelle Ezunaka I 10
Anambra Oyi Nkwelle Ezunaka Ii 11
Anambra Oyi Nteje I 5
Anambra Oyi Nteje Ii 6
Anambra Oyi Nteje Iii 7
Anambra Oyi Nteje Iv 8
Anambra Oyi Nteje V 9
Anambra Oyi Ogbunike I 12
Anambra Oyi Ogbunike Ii 13
Anambra Oyi Umunya I 14
Anambra Oyi Umunya Ii 15

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