, Nigeria: Tai Solarin University of Education).
Oke-Eri is a small community about 4km from Ijebu-Ode
in Ogun State South Western Nigeria.
Ijagun is one of the adjoining villages south of Ijebu-Ode
. It is in Odogbolu Local Government Area of Ogun State, Nigeria.
The population of the study includes Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta with thirty five (35) respondents, Tai-Solarin University of Education Ijebu-Ode
twenty seven (27) respondents and Covenant University, Ota with eighteen (18) respondents respectively.
Other important towns in the I State include Sagamu, Ijebu-Ode
Although he was a native of a relatively minor Yoruba town, Ikenne--minor even by Ijebu-Remo's standards, and even more so in comparison to major Yoruba ancestral city states such as Ibadan, Lagos, Oyo, Ile-Ife, Ijebu-Ode
, Ilesa, Abeokuta, Ondo, Ogbomoso, Osogbo, Ado-Ekiti, or Owo--the dominant role of Awolowo in local and regional politics is analysed in the context of the formation of the IjebuRemo confederation and the reconstruction of local city state structures in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, along with shifting alliances among ritual kings, chiefs, Christian elites, Muslim merchants, proto-nationalists, and leaders of grassroots organizations in the tumultuous history of state formation in Nigeria.
Coverage from the Gateway Stadium in Ijebu-Ode
The foremost participants in private extension services are United African Company (UAC), John Holt, Nigerian Tobacco Company (NTC) and Diocesan Agricultural Development Programme of the Catholic Diocese of Ijebu-Ode
among several others who became involved in agricultural production, processing and marketing some decades ago (Adedoyin 1995).
In pre-colonial times, the Ijebu territory, with Ijebu-Ode
as the capital, constituted a single kingdom.
Instead, its principal purpose was to launch a new research program, sponsored by the African Center for Development and Strategic Studies (ACDESS), which is directed by the editor of this book (a former Executive Secretary of the UN's Economic Commission for Africa) and based in Ijebu-Ode
The Lagos area (the Western Zone comprising Abeokuta, Badagry, Ibadan, Ijebu-Ode
, Lagos city and Shagamu) accounted for 5,000 of the 10,000 lines.