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THE HISTORY OF REIGNS OF THE ALAAFINS OF OYO

12359999_909661522404374_3259498600760929474_n The Alaafin of Oyo.Iku baba yeye alase keji Orisa above.

THE REIGNS OF THE ALAAFINS OF OYO and SOME HISTORICAL MARKS

892 Oranyan – Oyo-Ile was found
1042 Ajaka Dada
1077 Tella Oko –known as Sango Afonja
1137 Ajaka
1177 Aganju Sola
1300 Kori – Osogbo and Ede were found
1357 Oluaso
1471 Portugal 1st contact with Yoruba cities
1472 Eko is named LAGOS by the Portuguese
1530 – 1542 Onigbogi
1512 Ofinran – Saki was found
1534 Egungun Oju – Igboho was found
Nupe occupied Oyo- Ile
1554 Orompoto
1562 Ajiboye
1570 Abipa – Oyo-Ile rebuilt
1588 Obalokun – salt (Sodium Cloride)
introduced in domestic use into Yoruba Land Alaafin set envoys to court in Portugal
1600 Aja
1658 Odarawu
1660 Karan
1665 Jayin – 1 st Awujale of Ijebu appointed
1676 Ayibi – Oyo spanned 150.00 km2
1690 Osiyago – 1728 Oyo stats invade Dahomey
1732 Gberu
1738 Amuniwaye
1742 Onisile – 1748 subjugating the Dahomey
1750 Labisi – spent in the throne only 15 days committed suicide because of Basorun Gaha
1750 Awonbioju – spent 130 days in the throne
1750 Agboluaje – 1754 stars decline in the Empire with intrigues of Basorun Gaha
1772 Majeogbe
1774-1789 Abiodun
1789-1796 Awole
1796-1797 Adebo
1797-1798 Maku
1801-1827 Majeotu – Fulani seized Ilorin + 1823 Dahomey revolt
1827-1834 Amodo
1834-1837 Oluewu – 1835 Empire collapse, razed by the Fulani Jihad

Are-Ona Kakanfo Afonja , master of Illorin, invited a Fulani scholar of Islam called Alim al Salih into his ranks. He hoped to secure the support of Yoruba Muslims and volunteers from the Hausa-Fulani north in keeping Ilorin independent, but no succeed and Oyo collapse.

1838-1858 Atiba Atobatele– 1838 Ago d’Oyo – New Oyo founded

The center of Yoruba power moved to Ibadan , a Yoruba war camp settled by Oyo commanders in 1830.

1859-1875 Adelu agunloye – 1857 Britain abolish slavery

1864 Alaafin stopped Batedo War in the name of Sango between Ijebu + Egbas

1876-1905 Adeyemi I

1888 Oyo became a protectorate of Great Britain

1905-1911 Agogo Ija Amubieya Lawani
1911-1944 Ladigbolu I

1914 Amalgation Frederik Lugard united north and south as colony + Protectorate Nigeria
The name Nigeria was taken from the Niger River . Given by Flora Shaw who later married Lugard

1945-1954 Adeyemi II
1956-1968 Ladigbolu II
1971 Adeyemi III

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