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There was also Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti's grassroots mobilization of Egba women in Abeokuta against perceived victimization by a despotic ruler whom they succeeded in driving into exile.
Twenty Senior Secondary Schools were randomly selected from the four major zones of Ogun State namely Egba, Ijebu, Remo and Yewa.
A Christian and an ethnic Egba Yoruba, Obasanjo was born on March 5, 1937 in Abeokuta, capital of Ogun state, about 100 km north of Lagos.
However, they reveal the tendency of the educated class residing in urban areas to mobilize and provoke uprisings in the interior areas as the 1918 Egba Uprising in Southwest Nigeria amply demonstrates (26).
The study was carried out with the Ogun State Agricultural and Multipurpose Credit Agency (OSAMCA), Ogun state, Nigeria The Agency operates with four(4) major zones as, Ijebu, Remo, Yewa and Egba zones apart from the head office at Abeokuta the State Capital.
National Archives, Federal Secretariat, Abeokuta, Egba Council Records [ECR] 1/1/21/Vol.
Lagos gas explosion +More than 300 people were killed and scores more injured when a fuel pipeline exploded December 26 in Abule Egba, a suburb of Lagos, Nigeria.
The horrific pictures of charred human carcasses being dragged from the burned-over wreckage of the Awori area of Abule Egba, a suburb of Lagos, was a bleak testimony to the total failure of secular national development in post-colonial Nigeria.
According to one Yoruba oral tradition, the Ifa oracle had as early as 1830 predicted the coming of Christan missionaries (whom it technically addressed as "power from across the sea") to Egbaland, (15) and that this "power" would help the Egba (that is, Abeokuta's people) and make them into a great nation.
Raging fires hampered rescue efforts after the blast shook the heavily populated Adule Egba neighbourhood of Lagos just after dawn.
He was selected as Member of the Year by the United Faculty of the MDC AFL-CIO/ NEA in 2003 and received the 1999 Man of the Year Educational Leadership Award from the EGBA Association of North America.
The creators of these religions were blacks belonging to Nago (Yoruba) groups, who came mainly from the towns and regions of Oyo, Lagos, Ketu, Ijexa and Egba, and also to the Fon peoples, who were called Jejes in Brazil, especially the Mahis and Dahomeyans.
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