Presently there are over 700 hundred LGAs in Nigeria – 774 – to be more precise. They consist of a chairman and several council members or Councillors. There are many useful functions done by the Local government areas. They help to provide better management of local affairs. READ ALSO: Which is the richest LGA in Nigeria? – 5 top here: https://ask.naij.com/interesting-facts/which-is-the-richest-lga-in-nigeria-5-top-i23531.html.