Opebi, located in Ikeja, is a highly residential area with businesses along the major Opebi road. It is bordered by areas like; Allen, Oregun, Ojota and Ikeja GRA. There is a link bridge from Opebi to Kudirat Abiola way.  Opebi is a small, serene and tranquil environment. On weekdays you may experience little to no traffic.

There are different streets in Opebi Ikeja such as Ajanaku Street, Oshodi Deyin Street, Omodara Street. The popular Kudirat Abiola Way is also in sits here. Opebi also houses a good number of estates such as Awuse Estate.

Opebi has a few notable schools which include Chrisland School and Nigerian Turkish International School. The major hospital in Opebi is the St Ives hospital. Churches in Opebi include; Ebenezer African Apostolic church, Anglican Church of the Ascension, RCCG, The Church of Jesus Christ, New Apostolic Church and Divine Glory Christian Church

Neighborhood tags

located in Ikeja

nearest bus stations

  • Allen Roundabout
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  • Junction
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  • Salvation
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  • Awosika
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  • Opebi

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The Neighbours

Opebi is an high here are diverse people here which are majorly middle-class.  Opebi people go about their businesses quietly and they are reserved. The neighbourhood has a good reputation for being friendly and the environment is safe. You can navigate units in Opebi by various means. For those that own a private car, it is easy to drive around as the road network is very good.. Other means of transportation here includes tricycles also known as “keke maruwa”, motorcycle popularly called okada and taxis at low rates. The presence of the Opebi Link Bridge makes movement a whole lot easier.

There are beauitful houses in Opebi either for sale or rent. You can have a look at websites like PropertyPro.ng which offers you a list of houses for sale and rent in different locations in Lagos. You also don’t have to worry about getting a good school close to home as Opebi houses some very fantastic and highly recommended schools including, Chrisland Schools, Opebi, Ikeja, Abiola International School, Opebi.


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What To Expect

Expect a central and quiet neighbourhood with an estate like setting. Opebi is a developed and calm area with good road networks. The lifestyle in Opebi is more like that of Allen as Opebi is an extension of Allen Avenue so some business activities can be seen here as well.

Opebi is a highbrow neighborhood and can be tagged as densely populated, still, the traffic congestion here is not as heated as in places like Allen Avenue or Toyin Street. Residents and visitors can come in and out of Opebi with fear of being stuck in traffic for a very long time.


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The Lifestyle

Although Opebi is one of the interesting places to be in Ikeja, the estates are usually quiet and serene. Opebi is more of a residential area, but there are also some commercial activities that take place here.

There are various religious centres in Opebi such as Opebi Central Mosque, Redeemed Christian Church of God, Anglican Church of Ascension Opebi, Allah Prayer Centre, Four Square Gospel Church for both christian and muslim faithfuls.

There are hotels, bars, restaurants and a whole lot of entertaining spots in every nook and cranny of Ikeja, Opebi is certainly not left out. You wouldn’t want to miss out on leisure spots and cool places to hang out in Opebi like Corner Cafe, Red Lounge, K-one Hotel, Elicris Place, Sweet Sensation and others.

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The Market

There is no central market in Opebi but there are various roadside shops and supermarkets like Vcare Supermarket and Final Point Supermarket where different items can be purchased.

In Opebi, these various shops, supermarkets and mini marts serve different purposes. If you are in search of a market that settles your need for healthy food and food stuff, So-Fresh neighborhood market that sits in Opebi is the perfect location

People are seen hawking on Opebi Road, which helps residents and visitors access some petty things on the go. If you are go keen on variety on the spot, Opebi is just a few minutes drive from Ikeja City Mall.

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You'll Fall In Love With

Some of the fun spots in Opebi include; Chicken Republic, Pastries for u, Jackies, Mary Slessor Indomine, Cakes and Cream, Bonne Apetie, Corner Café and Ejiro’s Place and Spa.


Chicken Republic is located at 37A Opebi Road, Opebi Ikeja. They offers sale of delicious food and snacks of different types . The fast foods service outlet provides sales of sahara sahrwama and other delicacies. Chicken Republic is a great place to hang out with friends or stop by for lunch or dinner. Note that leaving Chicken Republic without having a taste of the yummy, crispy and spicy chicken sold at this outlet is an offence punishable by law. Check out Chicken Republic Opebi http://www.chicken-republic.com/


CAKES AND CREAM sells different types of cakes and ice cream. The customer queue management is commendable, no one worries about waiting too long before they get attended to. A taste of the red velvet cake from Cakes and Cream is certainly a slice of heaven Check out Cakes and Cream Opebi http://cakesandcream.ng/


EJIRO’S PLACE AND SPA  is a professional classy spa, it is strategically located in situated on Opebi Road, Opebi, Ikeja. Ejiro’s Place and Spa is leading brand in the industry, they offer solutions to all skin and makeup problems. A stop at this spot will keep you going back.


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Sweet Sensation is situated at number 3 Opebi road, Allen, Ikeja. Sweet sensation operates within the time frame of 7am-9pm daily. Sweet sensation is a fast food restaurant that provides a variety of meals. Check out the sweet sensation website  http://www.sweetsensation.ng/


So Fresh is situated at 71 Opebi road, Opebi, Ikeja. So fresh is a popular healthy food brand. So fresh provides varieties like juices,smoothies,avo chicken salad,peppered steak salad,fruit parfait and many more. So fresh also provides catering services to clients. You can order online on https://sofreshng.com/


Chrisland School is situated at 26 Opebi road, Opebi, Ikeja. Chrisland school educational scheme covers primary,secondary,online school and pre-degree college.The school has modern day facilities to help learning .For more information about Chrisland school visit http://www.chrislandschools.org/school/index.php/en/

Abiola International School

Abiola International School  is located at number 2 Opebi road, Opebi, Ikeja.Services provided by  Abiola International school are nurtured nursery and purposeful primary.  For more information about Abiola International school visit http://abiolainternationalschool.com/

The Nest Hotel

The Nest Hotel is located at 5, M.K.O. Abiola Crescent, Off Toyin Street, Opebi, Ikeja. The hotel rooms are spacious and fully air conditioned, a TV with satellite reception, hotel guests also enjoy access to free wi-fi. It is situated at 1.7km from Computer Village. High spots at this hotel include a restaurant, an indoor swimming pool, and free continental breakfast. 

The Eko Hospital Ikeja

The Eko Hospital Ikeja is located at 31 Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way, Opebi, Ikeja. The Eko Hospital is a private hospital, which provides services like Comprehensive Health Screening, Fertility,Pain Management and Rehabilitation Centre. They also provide medical services such as ENT, Dental, Eye, Dialysis, CT Scan, Blood Bank, ICU, fertility, X-ray.


St Ives Specialist Hospital is situated at 12 Salvation Road, Opebi, Ikeja. St Ives specialist hospitalis a multi-specialist hospital that offers services like general health care, fertility unit and many others. Basically St Ives Specialist Hospital focuses on services like fertility treatment- IVF, sperm bank, egg donor, sperm injection and embryo transfer. Check out St Ives specialist hospital,http://stivesng.com/


Peckers Bar and Night Club is a popular hot spot in Opebi Ikeja. Residents and visitors come here to hangout, party and rock it till the morning light.  It is a hub for commercial sex workers in Lagos mainland. There’s a lot that goes on at Peckers Bar and Night Club, the music is always blazing and the entertainment in general is top notch.



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