Mokuro
in Ife East of Osun State, Nigeria

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
7.500 and 4.600 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 7° 30' 0" and E 4° 35' 59"
Currency and Currency Code:
Naira - NGN
Spoken languages:
English, Hausa, Yoruba, Igbo, Fulah
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:45 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:38 am and 6:51 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Atafu Village
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Nigeria in Western Africa

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Nigeria.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Nigeria. Last Update: 2020-04-03 07:22:38

Discover Mokuro

Mokuro in Ife East (Osun State) is a city in Nigeria about 225 mi (or 363 km) south-west of Abuja, the country's capital city.

Local time in Mokuro is now 09:45 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Mokuro, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Nigeria is Ibadan Airport in a distance of 44 mi (or 70 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove in a distance of 18 mi (or 29 km), North.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ile-Ife, Osu, Ipetumodu, Ilesa and Iperindo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 36°C / 97 °F

Morning Temperature 36°C / 97 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 10%
Air Humidity 37%
Air Pressure 1009 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 28% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Saturday, 4th of April 2020

31°C (87 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 5th of April 2020

34°C (93 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Monday, 6th of April 2020

32°C (89 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

en el oketace revelando frente a los mayores un odu de ifa

Published: July 12, 2011
Length: 43:18 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: OLUWO IFAGBAMILA

el video lo Filmaron ya empezado pero lo importante es que frente a los mayores de la familia revele en la casa de orunmila, el odu de la persona de mexico que llevamos a iniciarce en ile ife...


Black American Crowned Chief in Ile Ife, Nigeria

Published: March 09, 2014
Length: 41:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mechele Herring-Omidirepo

Orisa Wusi dancing with his Olori=Queen Chief Yeye Ewe Obatala 'Orisa Nla" of Ife/America. Most Black American's don't believe that we are being Crowned Kings/Queens and Chiefs; there are many...


2014 Obatala Orisa Nla Festival - Orisa Olurogbo

Published: March 13, 2014
Length: 46:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mechele Herring-Omidirepo

Holy Temple of Obatala Ile Ife members alongside of members of the Shrine of Olurogbo chanting into the streets of Ile Ife.. The Obatala Festival is held every year in Ile Ife, Osun State Nigeria...


Chief Orisa Wusi sharing his Orisa

Published: March 14, 2014
Length: 33:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mechele Herring-Omidirepo

Chief Orisa Wusi is also known as Oba (King) Isoro and he's also a Traditional Native Doctor his office sits in the the ancient city of Ile Ife in the Palace of his late grandfather Owa Aje...


2014 Obatala Orisa Nla Festival

Published: March 08, 2014
Length: 15:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mechele Herring-Omidirepo

A combination of the Obatala Festival, coronations for several Oba's, and Chiefs, and Orisa Initiations. Orisa Wusi dances for the Ooni of Ile Ife His imperial Majesty Oba Okunade Sijuwade.


2014 Obatala Orisa Nla Festival - Orisa Olurogbo pt2

Published: March 13, 2014
Length: 35:43 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mechele Herring-Omidirepo

Chanting in the streets of Ile Ife with all the Oba's = Kings from the Holy Temple of Obatala of the Source.. The Source is where we all came from originally... Your strenght is in your past! Sankofa.


Mizani Demo for Tamika Johnson

Published: October 21, 2014
Length: 24:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mechele Herring-Omidirepo


2014 Obatala Festival

Published: March 09, 2014
Length: 23:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mechele Herring-Omidirepo


Holy Temple of Obatala the Source Children

Published: March 14, 2014
Length: 25:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mechele Herring-Omidirepo

Meet my wonderful children.. these are the children that will greet you as you enter the compound of Obatala.. In Africa the children are the helpers (run errands what every elders require)...


Yoruba Creation (Myth)

Published: November 17, 2014
Length: 17:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Aidan Clark

The creation story of the Yoruba People. Aidan Clark as Obatala Kyle Downs as the narrator Guest star Chris Brown as Oluron, Orunmila, and the goldsmith Cameo by my sister as Olukon.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Ife

Ife (Yoruba: Ifè, also Ilé-Ifẹ̀) is an ancient Yoruba city in south-western Nigeria. Evidence of habitation at the site has been discovered to date back to as early as 600 BCE. It is located in the present day Osun State. Ife is about 218 kilometres northeast of Lagos.

Located at 7.46667, 4.56667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological sites in Nigeria, Populated places in Osun State, Yoruba history, Yoruba religion, Holy cities, 8th century in Africa

Obafemi Awolowo University

Obafemi Awolowo University is a government-owned and -operated Nigerian university. The university is in the ancient city of Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria. The university was founded in 1962 as the University of Ife by the regional government of Western Nigeria, led by late chief Samuel Ladoke Akintola, and was renamed Obafemi Awolowo University on 12 May 1987 in honour of Chief Obafemi Awolowo (1909–1987), first premier of the Western Region of Nigeria, whose brainchild the university was.

Located at 7.46667, 4.56667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in Nigeria, Osun State, Association of Commonwealth Universities, Educational institutions established in 1962

Federal University Oye Ekiti

Federal University Oye Ekiti is a government-owned and -operated Nigerian university. The university is in the ancient city of Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Nigeria. The university was founded in 2011 as the Federal University of Oye Ekiti by the federal government of Nigeria, led by President Goodluck Jonathan.

Located at 7.46667, 4.56667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in Nigeria, Ekiti State, Association of Commonwealth Universities, Educational institutions established in 2011


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Makuro, Mokuro