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Oyo

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Ọyọ Atiba
Motto(s): 
Ajise Bi'Oyo Laari
Country  Nigeria
State Oyo State
Area
 • Total 2,427 km2 (937 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total 428,798
 • Density 176.68/km2 (457.59/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (WAT)
Climate Aw

Oyo is an ancient city in Oyo State, Nigeria. It was founded as the capital of the historic Oyo empire in the 1830.

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