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11007824-1991_004_149_Apa_ARC.tif

11007590-1991_004_291_Apa_ARC.tif

11007419-1994_004_784_Apa_ARC.tif

11007988-2013_042_001_Dpa_ARC.tif

23161146-2017_022_001_Gpa_ARC.tif

16758883-2012_001_001_Ipa_ARC.tif

16759019-2008_032_001_Bpa_ARC.tif

11007828-1991_004_025_Apa_ARC.tif

23161173-2017_035_077_Lpa_ARC.tif

11008122-1994_004_501_Bpa_ARC.tif
The Egungun cult was adopted in Oyo from Nupe invaders sometime in the 16th century and became politically powerful through its control by the Oyo Mesi or Council of Chiefs. The cult venerates ancestors and gave rise to a wide array of masquerades…
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