African Journal of
History and Culture

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Hist. Cult.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-6672
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJHC
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 192


Pawnship labour and mediation in colonial Osun division of southwestern Nigeria

Ajayi Abiodun
  • Ajayi Abiodun
  • Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo State, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 09 November 2019
  •  Published: 31 January 2020


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Ajayi A (2014). Change and Adaptation in the Commercial Sector of Osun Division, South-Western Nigeria, 1900-1960. Ph.D. Thesis, Department of History, University of Ibadan.


Akirun in Council interviews (2015). Oral interviews with, Akirun's palace Ikirun, 26/10/2015.


Alimi Alolade and Oral Interview with Chief. Igbayilola Sobaloju in Iragbiji, 26/10/2015.


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Jalloh A (2003), Informal Credit and Politics in Sierra Leone. African Economic History, No. 31.


Klein MA, Robert R (1987). The Resurgence of Pawning in French West Africa During the Depression of the (1930s). African Economic History P 16.


Lawore O (2004). Cultural Ethos of the Yoruba. Ibadan: University Press PLC.


Odo-Otin Chief. Bello Ajani Interview (2015). Oral Interview, Okuku in District, 06/10/2015.


Olufi in Council interviews (2015). Oral interviews with, Olufi's palace Gbongan 26/10/2015.


Olunisa in Council interviews (2015). Oral interviews with, Olunisa's palace Inisa, 28/10/2015.


Oral Interview with Mrs. Rachel Ajayi, Okua in Odo-Otin District, 02/01/2016.


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Osogbo NAI. Osun Div 1/1 192 Pawnship System. Osun State Government, Osun State: State of the Living Spring, 1 year, Osogbo, Macmillan Press Ltd.


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