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Ibafo is a town in Ogun State.



Historically, the entire town of Ibafo served as a farmland for residents of Igbehin in Abeokuta, Ogun State's capital, who would leave their homes and walk down track ways to Ibafo. They build temporary tents to live in for two to four months while they are there.

Get in


Being located on the Lagos-Ibadan Express way, Ibafo is easily accessible to Lagos and Ibadan. Most people come in through danfo from Lagos and commercial vehicles on the major road. The predominant means of transportation within Ibafo is motorcycle which cost as low as ₦100 for minimum distance

Get around

Map of Ibafo

By shared taxi


Shuttles (Danfo) are abundant in Ibafo, they are hailed down by the roadside. The driver usually takes 14 passengers three at the back rows and two in front. Fare ₦100-200.

By minibus


Minibuss are scattered around the city and township plying every nook and cranny some of the drivers could be erratic. Fare ₦50-100

By tricycle


Happy go lucky drivers move people around in this. Fare ₦50-100

By motorcycle


If you desire speed to move around, motorcycles available for a token fare.


  • 1 Hi-Impact Planet Amusement Park, km 12 Lagos - Ibadan Expressway, +234 814 229 9509. 11AM-5PM. Hi-Impact Planet Amusement Park and Resort is a world class themed park at the outskirt of Lagos, opposite Mountain Top University. The park boast of a mix of over 60 unique indoor and outdoor rides, games and attractions. The park sits uphill on approximately 80,000 m² of land along the express.
  • 2 Rancho Adelaide, KM. 36 Lagos - Ibadan Expressway. Tourist attraction.



Activities to be done in Ibafo are the same as activities done by tourists visiting Lagos City and its environs (Ojota, Lekki, Ajah, etc.).


  • 1 Obafemi-Owode Local Government, Ibafo Central Market, Ibafo. 9AM-9PM.
  • 2 Alphamart Ibafo, 122 Temidire Ave. 9AM-9PM. In-store shopping.
  • 3 Itohan Super Store, 1 Itohan St. 8AM-8PM. In-store shopping.
  • 4 M&J, Oyebi St. Grocery store.
  • 5 Jumike Stores, 6 Gabriel Alabi St, Sote, +234 706 548 9341. 8AM-6PM.


  • 1 Tantalizer, Along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. 7AM-9PM. Dine-in, takeaway.
  • 2 Tasty food restaurant, 39 CAMC street, Magada Onigbagbo. 8AM-9PM. Eat-in, takeaway.
  • 3 Royal Foods (Buka + Bakery), km 36 Lagos - Ibadan Expy, Expway. 9AM-8PM. Dine-in. Takeaway, A modern fast food restaurant with a bakery by the side serving different kinds of flour loaves and doughs. Easily located within the filling station and there's enough park space. Affordable meals and well dished. Freshly baked bread and others. Good meals. Eat in and takeaway available.
  • 4 Fiesta Havanna Resources, 4 Bintu Bolajoko St, +234 806 726 8557. 9AM-11PM. Dine-in. Takeaway. Delivery.
  • 5 Divine Foods Restaurant, Magboro, +234802 401 1464. 7AM-10PM. Dine-in. Takeaway. Delivery.


  • 1 Fiesta Havanna Resources, 4 Bintu Bolajoko St, +234 806 726 8557. 7AM-11PM. Dine-in, takeaway, delivery.
  • 2 Uzor Restaurant & Bar @OLIVER, Ebute Rd, +234 708 107 2495. 8:30AM-9:30PM. Dine-in. Takeaway.
  • 3 De Gees Bar and Lounge, 22, Taike Street, Owonioje, Orimerunmu, Mowe-ibafo, Mowe, +234 813 562 6038. 9AM-midnight. Dine-in. Takeaway. Bar & grill.


  • 1 Paradox Suites and Hotel Limited, 7/9 Bayo Olokun Street, Off Magada Road Along, Lagos - Ibadan Expy, +234 903 345 5650. ₦5000.
  • 2 Imam Quasim Street Owode Am 2 Pm Travel Lodge, +234 812 743 1796. Pool, parking, restaurant, bar, room service, night club.
  • 3 Gold Standard, km 36 along, Lagos - Ibadan Expy, opposite UBA bank. Gold Standard Hotels is an affordable hotel located at KM 36, Lagos/Ibadan Expressway. Adjacent UBA Plc., Ibafo, Ogun. It has a restaurant, bar/lounge, wireless internet, refrigerator, desk and chair, TV, air conditioner, security, 24 hours electricity, adequate parking space, event hall, swimming pool and in-house bar. Each room has an air conditioner, an en suite bathroom, a refrigerator, a TV and wireless internet. There is adequate parking space for you to park your vehicles. The on-site restaurant offers different local dishes. There is also an event hall available for rent and a swimming pool.
  • 4 RCCG International Guest Suites, Ibafo, +234 803 219 7226. Free Wi-Fi. Free breakfast. Free parking. Air-conditioned. Laundry service. Room service.
  • 5 Topmost Hotel, Magada Onigbagbo Road, Araromi Oke, +234 802 847 4941.



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