Johnson, Yoruba Heathenism (1899, reprinted in R.
An official newspaper is published in the Yoruba and English languages.
Abeokuta is the headquarters of the Yoruba branch of the Church Missionary Society, and British and American missionaries have met with some success in their civilizing work.
Kreo is equally influenced by French, Portugese, Yoruba and other local languages.
Here he devoted himself to the preparation of school-books, and the translation of the Bible and Prayer-Book into Yoruba and other dialects.