Sagamu Local Government came into being on 23rd September, 1991. It was carved out of the old Remo Local Government . The local government is peopled by all tribes in Nigeria though Remo dialect of Yoruba lanuage is the main local language. The Sabo area of offin, Sagamu, can be mistaken for any typical northern town for language, culture and setting.
Occupation of the people is mainly farming. This local government producesd the Best Farmer of the Year 1993 at both state and national levels. Also, the local government has majority of her people as Kola-nut farmers.