Ekiti West

About Ekiti West

As the name implies Ekiti West Local Government Council can be located in the western part of Ekiti State it shows common boundary with the following council ifelodun/irepodun LGA, Ijero LGA and Efon Alaaye all in Ekiti State and as well Ila, and oriade LGA in Osun State.

Most of the lands in the Local Government Area are undulating in shape. This are more pronounced in Okemesi, Ido-Ile, Ipole-Iloro, Erio and Ikogosi. This town are surrounded by rugged hills. There is a pronounced long geographical ridge which separated Ido-Ile from Okemesi. This long ridge divides entire Local Government Area into two equal parts with Ipole-Iloro in the in the Western parts and Erio, Ikogosi and Erijiyan in the southern part.

The type of unique landscape gives rise to natural features such as Ikogosi warm spring and Ipole-Iloro waterfalls.

The population of Ekiti West Local Government was estimated as 139,139 by the 1991 population census with a projection of 203,521.

Towns & Villages

S/No Name of Settlement
Ikogosi Ekiti
  1. Olusegun Camp
  2. Oriokuta Camp
  3. Aba Osun
Erijiyan Ekiti
  1. Asa Oloro
  2. Abuja Camp
  3. Surulere
  4. Oriokuta Camp
  5. Kajola Camp
  6. Ajebamidele 1
  7. Araromi Oke Aro
  8. Surulere
  9. Ajayi Oke
  10. Ajayi Odo
  11. Temidire Camp
  12. Orisumibare Camp
  13. Ajebamidele Ii
  14. Kosubu Town
Aramoko Ekiti
  1. Ita Oko Aba Camp
  2. Igbo Eku Camp
  3. Igao Camp
  4. Ugbo Ujo Camp
Erio Ekiti
  1. Oloro Camp
  2. Alage Farm Settlement
  3. Odo Sam Camp
  4. Agbede Camp
  5. Alage Camp
  6. Asunokunrin
  7. Ajebamidele Camp Ii
  8. Okooloba
  9. Somefun Camp
  10. Titiloye Camp
  11. Olukotun Camp
  12. Anaye Farm
  13. Alafegun Camp
  14. Oba Odo Farm
  15. Ajindo Camp
  16. Eegunle
  17. Alaite Camp
  18. Olaifo
  19. Elesisan Camp
  20. Epinrin Kerekan Camp
  21. Epinrin Ogbogi
  22. Ogborodo Camp
  23. Aja Ijamosan
  24. Adegoke Camp
  25. Abayimodo Camp
  26. K & S Agbode Camp
  27. Elerio Camp
  28. Aniyeloye Camp
  29. Uyibaba Isale Camp
  30. Saloro Camp
  31. Ada Camp
  32. Awosin Camp
Okemesi Ekiti
  1. Ibidiran Camp
  2. Ajibode Camp
  3. Ajademo Camp
  4. Amile Camp
  5. Asoju Camp
  6. Olorun Camp
  7. Aworo Ose Camp
  8. Saode Camp
  9. Joseph Idowu Camp
Ido-Ile Ekiti
  1. Ojejelu Camp
  2. Ita Ido Camp
  3. Ile Ona Settlement
  4. Araromi Camp
  5. Ipole Iloro


There are 66 public primary schools, 13 public junior and senior secondary schools, 4 private secondary schools in the local government. The private secondary schools in the Local Government are:

Primary Scools

  1. St James Primary School, Ipole-Iloro
  2. Comm. Primary School Kajola, Ipole-Iloro
  3. A.U.D Primary School, Ipole-Iloro
  4. St Bridget’s Cath. Primary School, Ipole-Iloro
  5. St John’s CAC Primary School, Ipole-Iloro
  6. Baptist Primary School, Ikogosi
  7. St Luke’s CAC Primary School, Erijiran-ekiti
  8. Ang. L.A, United Primary School, Erijiyan- Ekiti
  9. St Patrick’s Cath. Primary School, Erijiyan-ekiti
  10. A.U.D Primary School, Erijiyan-ekiti
  11. Comm. Primary School Kajola Ajebamidele, Erijiyan
  12. Comm. Primary School Surulere, Erijiyan
  13. L.A Primary School, Ajaye Aramoko
  14. Comm. Primary School Kajola, Aramoko-ekiti
  15. Comm. Primary School Ile-Ona, Aramoko
  16. Comm. Primary School Ajebamidele, Aramoko
  17. Comm. Primary School Alafe, Aramoko
  18. Comm. Primary School Oke-Aaro, Aramoko
  19. Comm. Primary School Akola, Aramoko
  20. St Philips’s CAC Primary School, Erio
  21. A.U.D Primary School, Erio
  22. St Annes Cath. Primary School Aramoko
  23. St Stephen’s Cath. Primary School, Aramoko
  24. St Andrew’s Ang. Primary School Aramoko
  25. St Joseph’s CAC Primary School Aramoko
  26. St James Ang. Primary School Aramoko
  27. A.U.D Primary School, Aramoko
  28. Baptist  Primary School, Aramoko
  29. St. Philip’s Anglican School,  Aramoko
  30. Community Primary School, Ararnoko
  31. Community Primary School, Erijiyan
  32. St. John’s Primary School, Ido-Ile
  33. St. Theresa’s Cath. Primary School, Ido-Ile
  34. L.A. Primary School, Ajindo
  35. Sirajudeen Primary School, Okemesi
  36. St. Michael’s “A” Primary School, Okemisi
  37. St. Michael’s “A” Primary School, Okemisi
  38. St. Peter’s Cath Primary School, Okemesi
  39. Baptist Primary School, Okemesi
  40. L.A. Primary School, Okemesi
  41. St. Paul’s Primary School, Okemesi
  42. Community Primary School, Okemesi
  43. Osun Community Primary School, Ikogosi
  44. Community Primary School, Asa Oriokuta, Ikogosi
  45. St. Luke’s CAC Primary School, Ido-ile
  46. St. John’s Cath. Primary School, Aramoko
  47. St. Augustine’s Cath Primary School, Aramoko
  48. St. John’s Primary School, Okemesi
  49. St. Paul’s CAC Primary School, Ararmoko
  50. St. Michael’s CAC Primary School, Aramoko
  51. St Mark’s Ang Primary School, Erio
  52. Community Primary School, Ikogosi
  53. Community Primary School, Orisumibabre, Aramoko
  54. Community Primary School, Igbehin Ile-Aaro, Erijiyan
  55. Araromi Community Primary School, Ipole-Iloro
  56. St. Michael’s United Primary School, Aramoko
  57. St. David’s Primary School, Okemesi
  58. St. David’s Primary School, Ido-Ile
  59. St Stephen’s Ang. Primary School, Erio
  60. Christ Light Primary School, Aramoko
  61. The Apostolic Primary School, Okemesi
  62. Community Primary School, Abuja, Erijinyan
  63. Community Primary School, Egbeja, Okemesi
  64. SUBEB Model Nursery and Primary School, Erio
  65. Community Primary School, Iwaro, Erijiyan
  66. Community Primary School, Kajola, Erijiyan.

Public Secondary Schools

  1. Ajinare Grammar school, Ido-Ile
  2. Community High School, Okemesi
  3. Community High School Ile-Ona-Via, Aramoko
  4. Ipole-Iloro Commercial Grammar School, Aramoko
  5. Edu High School, Erio
  6. Erin-Ayonigba High School, erijiyan
  7. Ikogosi High School, Ikogosi
  8. Okemesi Grammar School, Okemesi
  9. Fabunmi Memorial High School, Okemesi
  10. Community High School, Erijiyan
  11. Anamoye High School, Aramoko
  12. Community Grammar School, Aramoko
  13. Adico Secondary School, Aramoko

Private Secondary Schools

  1. Omotayo Modern College, Okemesi
  2. Plain Truth College, Okemesi
  3. Bezelled College, Erijiyan
  4. Glory Model College, Aramoko

Health Care

The Ekiti West Local Government Area has two (2) General Hospitals, one at Okemesi and the other at Aramoko. The primary Health Facilities in the local government are:

  1. Comprehensive Health Centre Iwaro, Along Efon Road, Aramoko
  2. Basic Health Centre Oke-Oja, Along Erijiyan Road, Aramoko
  3. Health Post Alafe, Along Akindana Street, Aramoko
  4. Health Post Ajaye, Along Ado Road, Aramoko
  5. Health Post Ajebamide, Along Ado Road, Aramoko
  6. Health Post Ile-Ona, Along Igede Road
  7. Health Post Kajola, Erijiyan Road
  8. Health Post Aba Osun, Ikogosi
  9. Health Post Odeyemi Surulere, Ikogosi
  10. Primary Health Care Erijiyan Model, Erijiyan
  11. Health Post Ogburu, Igbara Odo Road
  12. Comprehensive Health Centre Ido-Ile, New Okemesi Road, Ido-Ile
  13. Comprehensive Health Centre, Palace Road, Ikogosi
  14. Basic Health Centre, Off Igara Road, Ikogosi
  15. Basic Health Center, Erio
  16. SUBEB Clinic, Efon Road, Erio
  17. Comprehensive Health Center Ido-Ile, New Okemesi Road, Ido
  18. Basic Health Center Ido-Ile, Ita-Ore Road, Ido-Ile
  19. Basic Health Center Ipole-Iloro, Waterfalls Road, Ipole-Iloro
  20. Health Post Iloro, Iwaji Road, Ipole-Iloro
  21. Health Post Araromi, Ogotun Road, Ipole-Iloro
  22. Comprehensive Health Center Okemesi, Esa-Oke Road, Okemesi
  23. Basic Health Center Okemesi, Itaore Road, Okemesi
  24. Health Post Ajindo, Ikoro Imesi Road, Okemesi
  25. Health Post Epinrin, Ikoro Imesi, Okemesi
  26. Staff Clinic Ekiti West Local Government, Aramoko-Ekiti
  27. Health Post Okoiro Okemesi, Ila Road, Okemesi

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