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Ikere-Ekiti

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Full name 
Official name 
CountryNigeria
StateEkiti State

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Ikere-Ekiti, also known as Ikere or Ikerre, is a city in Ekiti State of Nigeria.In Ikere Local Government. It is an agricultural centre. According to the 1991 census, the population was 59,257

but more current estimates put it at more than 100,000.Ikere is a town endowed with magnificent hills, including Orole and Olosunta. The town is located between Ado-Ekiti (the capital of Ekiti State) and Akure(the capital of Ondo State).The gateway to Ekiti Land.

The traditional head and ruler of Ikere goes by the title of Ogoga of Ikere-Ekiti, and the current holder is Oba Adegboye Akaiyejo.

Ikere is home to the College of Education, Ikere-Ekiti.




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