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HISTORY: How The Warrior King Of Dahomey Invaded Abeokuta With His Famous Amazons With The Aim Of Enslaving Every Single Person In 1851

WRITTEN BY AND CULLED FROM ABIYAMO BACKGROUND In 1851, there was no Nigeria. There was no Nigerian Army to defend the country from external attacks. The whole area we know as Nigeria today was nothing but a patchy collection of kingdoms, empires, chiefdoms and tribal enclaves all lumped together under the ‘protection’ of Great Britain. […]