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Notes on the Geography of Nigeria: Oshogbo: Photo 19

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Close to the First Palace and on the bank of the river, this is Saka's representation of Osun. It's the third image on the spot and was added in 2008, a year before Wenger's death. Yes, that's a catfish emerging from Osun's feet. The explanation is that, as water, Osun is the mother of living things, fish included.

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