Ideato North is a Local Government Area (LGA) in Imo State, Nigeria. The LGA is located in the southeastern part of Imo State and is bordered by Oru East to the west, Oru West to the south, Njaba to the north, and Anambra State to the east.
They are known for their rich cultural heritage, which includes traditional dances, music, and festivals.
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The area is also home to several festivals, including the Ofala Festival, which is held annually to celebrate the cultural heritage of the people. Ideato North is also home to several notable educational institutions, including the Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education, which is located in the town of Owerre-Nkworji.
Agriculture is the main occupation of the people, with crops such as yams, cassava, and maize being grown in large quantities. The people also engage in trade, especially in the local markets, where they sell their produce and other goods.
Eke Ideato Market: This is a weekly market that holds every Eke day at Ideato, and it is a popular market for the sale of livestock, including goats, sheep, and cows. Orie Akokwa Market: This is a weekly market that holds every Orie day at Akokwa, and it is a popular market for the sale of foodstuffs, clothing, and household items. Nkwo Ihitte-Uboma Market: This is a weekly market that holds every Nkwo day at Ihitte-Uboma, and it is known for the sale of yams, cassava, and other foodstuffs
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Ideato North has several notable landmarks and tourist attractions