Ifakala is made of five villages namely: Uba, Owere, Umu-agwuoche, Amafor, Umutaku/Umungwo.
Ifakala is strategically located in the center of Mbaitoli. The Eze of Ifakala is Eze Michael Ekerue, Eze ri Oha mma II. In 2003 the town was divided into two autonomous communities namely Ifakala and Nkalu.
The current Eze for the Nkalu community is Eze Ahaneku while Eze Ekerue is the Eze of Ifakala.