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  • Oyo Empire

    Dr Catel discusses the Yoruba people, in particular the Oyo empire. Its beginnings and structure. Here we also learn a little about the Yoruba religion and orishas such as Oduduwa, Obataala, and Oranmiyan. The origin story of the people can be classified as a myth or legend.

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