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This a very noble university located in Oyo state and named after Ajayo Crowther, a Bishop who helped translate the English bible into Yoruba language. It is a private University . The Ajayi Crowther University, Oyo was established by the Supra Diocesan Board (West) of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), and has its origin in the defunct CMS training institution, Abeokuta and the defunct St. Andrews College, Oyo. The University started as CMS Training Institution in Abeokuta in 1853 from where it was relocated to Lagos from 1868 to 1896. In March 1896, it was transplanted to Oyo and acquired the name St. Andres College, Oyo retrospectively in 1920.

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My name is Chief Olu. Adeuyan, a Nigerian/from Yoruba extraction. I reside in the US and I have written seven books out of which one of these books was specifically written on the Journey of the First Black Bishop - Bishop Samuel Ajayi Crowther (1806-1900). This Book has been published by my publisher, AuthorHouse in the US. This Book is now available on Amazon.com.I would like to open up communication with the University on the sales of this book and my other books. Please get in touch with me through my e-mail address or schedule an appointment for me to visit the University when I will be in Nigeria in July 2012.ThanksChief Olu. AdeuyanBaltimore MD....USA - Olu. Adeuyan Sunday July 1, 2012 3:0:15

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