Sentence Examples

  • ABEOKUTA, a town of British West Africa in the Egba division of the Yoruba country, S.
  • Abeokuta lies in a beautiful and fertile country, the surface of which is broken by masses of grey granite.
  • Abeokuta, under the reforming zeal of its native rulers, was largely transformed during the early years of the 20th century.
  • Abeokuta is the headquarters of the Yoruba branch of the Church Missionary Society, and British and American missionaries have met with some success in their civilizing work.
  • It is officially known as the Abeokuta province of the Southern Nigeria protectorate.