ESIE

Esie is an independent and autonomous town situated on a hill some fifty three kilometers South-East of Ilorin. The town is in Irepodun local government area of Kwara State. Territorially, it has physical boundaries with Oloro to the North-West, Eleju to the West, Alapa to the South-West, Onigbesi to the East, and Eledidi to the North-East.

RELIGION:
• Christianity
• Islam
• Traditional or Indigenous gods

 

EDUCATIONAL ESTABLISHMENTS:
Primary Schools:
• Saint Michael Primary School
• Saint Michael Nursery Primary School
• Jamaat Nurul Islam Community Primary School
Secondary/High School:
• Esie/Iludun Anglican Grammar School
• Esie/Iludun Government Technical College
• Community High School Esie
INFRASTRUCTURES AND SOCIAL AMENITIES:
• Health Center of The University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital
• Esie Post Office
• Esie Town Hall
• Esie Museum
• United Bank of Africa, Esie

Some developments in Esie

  • 1929 – Saint Michael Primary School Esie was established.
  • 1945 – Esie museum was established.
  • 1947 – Esie community built the first automobile bridge over Osin River in Esie.
  • 1960 – Jamaat Nurul Islam Community Primary School, Esie was established.
  • 1960 – Esie/Iludun Anglican Grammar School was established.
  • 1968 – Esie electricity project through community effort was completed and commissioned.
  • 1975 – Esie/Iludun Government Technical College was established.
  • 1978 – Esie Town Hall built through self-help project.
  • 1981 – Esie Community High School Esie was established.
  • 1992 – Tarring of township roads in Esie through community self-help efforts.
  • 2005 – Esie Post Office completed and commissioned.

Our Mission

Omo Ibile Esie, North America is a member organization, non-profit, non-political and non-religious, but with bias for social, economic, educational, moral and cultural development of the fatherland - Esie.

Our aims and objectives are:

  • To foster unity, understanding and peaceful co-existence among all indigenes, descendants and spouses of Esie living in the North America.
  • To give assistance and moral support to members to achieve their goals and be somebody in life.
  • To work for the rapid and orderly socio-economic development of Esie and to maintain its stability.
  • To actively solicit funds and aids towards the development of Esie and its environs;
  • To preserve and develop the cultural, traditional and moral values of Esie people.
  • To promote programs and undertake activities that will enhance rapid, steady and orderly development of Esie.
To promote and support educational advancement of all sons and daughters of Esie at all times and levels.