THE HISTORY OF LANLATE | WOVEN EBOOKS
- This electronic book contains fifty (50) pages of History about Lanlate, one of the oldest, most noble and popular towns in Oyo State dating back to the era of the Old Oyo Empire” (Oyo-Ile).
- Of the seven Ibarapas (Ibarapa mejeje), this abode cannot be ignored. For centuries, It has been a centre of power and also a significant custodian of ancient cultural heritage.
- Lanlate is a modern town located between Iseyin and Eruwa. Lanlate was co-founded by two friends, Bioku and Labebe; Bioku being the Chief.
- The settlement was surrounded by four major hills namely; Onidan, Ota-epo, Olofin and Araye. The Anthem and Panegyrics/Eulogies (Oriki) of Lanlate is based on these four hills.