Skip to content

Farmers' Uprising A Fictional Retelling of the Agbekoya Rebellion in Western Nigeria 1969

Spend $50 to get a free movie!

ISBN-10: 1490558365

ISBN-13: 9781490558363

Edition: N/A

Authors: Lawrence Fawole

List price: $12.25
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
Out of stock
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!


Same as on the back cover of book
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $12.25
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication date: 10/21/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 100
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.23" tall
Weight: 0.440
Language: English

The Fawole family is of Ijesha stock, of the compound of Oyebon in Ibokun, emigrated to Ibadan sometime between 1870 and 1880. Grandfather, Ezekiel, was an early Christian evangelist and as a sawyer, timber merchant, had contacts with many villages in Ibadan Province. He finally acquired farmlands, married the daughter of a village head, and settled at Odetoyan village. His second son,Otolorin, had three years of schooling ("ABD"/Ijapa/Class II) and was the secretary of the farmers union comprising the villages in Ona Ara Local government from 1947 - 1988.The author, Lawrence Fawole, was born in that village on December 25, 1938 and had his early education, from primary to diplomate level,…