The Elak Council was created by presidential decree No 91/COR/28 of 1st October 1977 as a split from the then Nso council. The council actually started functioning in 1978. As seen in the table below it was managed by 3 Municipal Administrators and 3 Mayors including the current mayor.
Elak-Oku Council has the same territorial boundary as Oku Sub Division. It is located in Bui Division of the North West Region of Cameroon. It is bounded to the north by Noni and Kumbo councils, to the south by Ndop council, to the east by Jakiri council and to the west by Fundong council. The surface area is estimated at 372.50km2 made up of 35 villages. ... Read more
The laws on decentralization transfer powers to local councils to make them able to initiate, implement and follow up projects for their local development. The Elak Council Development Plan falls within this Government orientation to do grassroots planning and development. ... Read more
In pursuance with Sections 29, 30 and 31 of Law No: 2004/018 of 22nd July, 2004 to lay down Rules applicable to Councils, the Councilors of Elak meet under the Chairmanship of Mayor NGUM Jerome NJOH, to deliberate on the Administrative Accounts ... Read more