Title

Mayowa Adeyemo praises Twins (Ẹjiré)

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Keywords

Poetry; Praise-Singing; Yoruba; Nigeria

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YOR; NGA

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130416_YOR_S_Adeyemo_WVDN_TwinsPraise

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00:01:41

Abstract

Ìjálá is a form of Yorùbá oral poetry, described in English as "The Hunter's Call". Lagos State University student Mayowa Adeyemo is a young master of the form and has a beautiful voice for poetry and singing.

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