Johnson, Yoruba Heathenism (1899, reprinted in R.
An official newspaper is published in the Yoruba and English languages.
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.
Kreo is equally influenced by French, Portugese, Yoruba and other local languages.
SAMUEL ADJAI CROWTHER (1809?-1891), African missionary-bishop, was born at Ochugu in the Yoruba country, 1 The duchy of Lancaster, which was the private property of Henry IV.