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Ifá is a philosophy, a theogony, theology and cosmology rooted in a particular metaphysic that concerns itself with the real...
History, Yoruba History nicholaj de mattos frisvold
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This report was written on my way home last May, and I very much regret the delay which occurred in...
Geo-Politics, History, Nigerian History, Politics, Religion Sir F. LUGARD
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This book is about the British campaigns against the new slaveries of European imperialism in Africa in the late nineteenth...
Demo, Geo-Politics, History, Nigerian History, Philosophy, Politics, Religion, Yoruba History Kevin Grant
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' The path is strewn with dead men’s bones. You see the white thigh-bones lying in front of your feet,...
Kevin Grant
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A Cultural History of the Atlantic World, 1250–1820, explores the idea that strong linkages exist in the histories of Africa,...
History John K. Thornthon
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"Leave the dead some room to dance," sings the Dirge-Man in Wole Soyinka's beautiful play, A Dance of the Forests....
Literature Wole Soyinka
A Dictionary of the Yoruba...
The first Dictionary of the Yoruba language was published in the year 1843, compiled by Samuel (afterwards Bishop) Crowther. This...
Demo, History, Literature, Yoruba History Church Missionary Society
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Nigeria is Africa’s most populous country and the world’s eighth largest oil producer, but its success has been undermined in...
History, Nigerian History, Politics Toyin Falola and Matthew M Heaton
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A History of the Yoruba People is a thorough examination of the origins and history of one of Africa's most...
History, Yoruba History Stephen Adebanji Akintoye
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I know when I was born; I mean to say that there are some people who know when I was...
Demo, Drama, Geo-Politics, History, Journals, Nigerian History, Philosophy, Politics, Religion, Yoruba History Mr. Toyin Omoyeni Falola
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A TROPICAL DEPENDENCY It has become the habit of the British mind to think of the British Empire as a...
History, Nigerian History, Politics Flora Louise Shaw Lugard
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This article, first given as a talk to a seminar of the Uganda Parliament in 2000, is a reflection on...
Geo-Politics, History, Literature Mahmood Mamdani
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ANCIENT IFE: A REASSESSMENT Author(s): ROBIN HORTON Source: Journal of the Historical Society of Nigeria , JUNE 1979, Vol. 9,...
History, Yoruba History Robin Horton
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Ife History, Power, and Identity, c .1300 In this book, Suzanne Preston Blier examines the intersection of art, risk, and...
History, Yoruba History Suzanne Preston Blier
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Artists the world over shape knowledge and material into works of unique historical importance. The artists of ancient Ife, ancestral...
Geo-Politics, History, Journals, Nigerian History, Philosophy, Politics, Religion, Yoruba History Suzanne Preston Blier
AWO - The autobiography of Chief Obafemi Awolowo Restricted content
‘Anything, though ever so little, which a man speaks of himself in my opinion is still too much.’ So says...
Autobiography, History, Icon, Nigerian History, Politics, Yoruba History Obafemi Awolowo
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This study investigates the discursive construction and politicization of ethnic and other sub-national identities in Nigeria, starting from the post-WWII...
Geo-Politics, History, Journals, Nigerian History, Politics R.A. Adekoya
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This study investigates the discursive construction and politicization of ethnic and other sub-national identities in Nigeria, starting from the post-WWII...
Demo, Geo-Politics, History, Journals, Nigerian History, Philosophy, Politics, Religion, Yoruba History Remi A. Adekoya