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Is the language of south-western people of Nigeria called by the same name.
The immediate past president of Nigeria speaks Yoruba.
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The Yoruba people is an ethnic tribe indiginous in South west nigeria, parts of Benin republic and Togo, they speak Yoruba language.

The Yoruba's are a hard working, industrious and intelligent group of people with a rich culture who dominate the cooperate, entertainment and education, tech sectors in Nigeria but hardly brag about their achievements. The Yoruba's are also highly accommodative people and liberal people; outsiders are treated nicely and women and men are treated equally, despite this the Yoruba's take their culture seriously and value respect for one's elders and leaders.

Famous Yoruba men and women include:
Fela Kuti.
Bayo Ogunlesi.
Anthony Joshua.
Israel Adesanya.
Yemi Osinbanjo.
Mo Abudu.
Adewale Adeyemo.
Wole Soyinka.
Bisi Akande.
Mike Adenuga.
David Oyelowo.
Most of what you know as Nigerian language is actually yoruba language.

Ibadan and Lagos are the two largest cities of the Yoruba's.
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The girl started speaking Yoruba, which happened to be one of the favorite languages of the professor who had big ambitions to become the next womanizing dictator of his country. As a collector of females phone numbers, the professor would get suckered into being blind to the girl's attempts to stroke his ego.
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