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A city of southwest Nigeria north of Lagos. It is a trade center in an agricultural region.
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(Placename) a town in W Nigeria, capital of Ogun state. Pop: 487 000 (2005 est)
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(ˌɑ beɪˈoʊ kʊ tɑ)

a city in SW Nigeria. 377,000.
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AN Abeokuta Magistrates' Court on Friday sentenced one Akiniyi Adekunle to three years imprisonment with hard labour for N14.8 million car fraud.
Chairman of the union in the state, Mr Oladunjoye Arowosegbe, who said Nigeria was still far from being completely food sufficient stated this at the sixth Waheed Kadiri Annual Lecture of the Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP), held in Abeokuta.
AN Abeokuta Magistrates' Court on Monday, convicted and sentenced Samuel Samson, 24, Mayowa Adeboye, 24, and Femi Adewale, 20, to various jail terms for damaging transformers worth N8 million.