Welcome to Current affairs page for Ondo State — Sunshine State

The state was created on February 3, 1976 by Gen. Murtala Muhammed. It is located in the South-West region of Nigeria, and there are 18 local governments with the state capital being Akure.

State Capital

The state capital is Akure.

State Slogan

The official state slogan is Sunshine State.

Creation Date

The state was created on February 3, 1976.

State Creator

The state was created by Gen. Murtala Muhammed.


The population is 4,969,706.

Land Area

It has a land area of 15,500 square kilometres.

Number of Local Governments

There are 18 local governments here.

Geopolitical Zone

This state is situated in South-West geopolitical zone.

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