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Orisa Sango And The Yoruba Relationship With The Ewe People Of Benin, Togo And Ghana.

The Ewe people ( who are found in Benin republic, Togo and Ghana) have historical claims, to have originated from Ife in Nigeria but were driven out during the expansion of the Oyo empire. This is interesting and significant in Nigerian history, because in the early 1500s, a Portuguese sea captain and explorer who visited Nigeria named Duarte Pancheco Pereira, spoke of a king who lived close to a revered priestly figure named ‘Ogane’.

  2 months ago ago
Orisa Sango And The Yoruba Relationship With The Ewe People Of Benin, Togo And Ghana.