Iwo
in Iwo of Osun State, Nigeria

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
7.635 and 4.182 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 7° 38' 6" and E 4° 10' 53"
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: 12:06 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Africa/Lagos
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:30 am and 6:26 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-8.542 and -172.516 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Atafu Village
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Current travel safety evaluation for Nigeria in Western Africa

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Nigeria.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Nigeria. Last Update: 2019-10-19 07:22:25

Delve into Iwo

Iwo in Iwo (Osun State) with it's 250,443 habitants is located in Nigeria about 247 mi (or 397 km) south-west of Abuja, the country's capital town.

Current time in Iwo is now 12:06 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Africa / Lagos with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports close to Iwo, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Nigeria is Ibadan Airport in a distance of 23 mi (or 38 km), South-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 27 mi (or 43 km), East.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ile-Ogbo, Bode Osi, Iyana-Ofa, Gbongan and Awo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F

Morning Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 12%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 1009.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 91% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Sunday, 20th of October 2019

27°C (81 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 21st of October 2019

29°C (85 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Tuesday, 22nd of October 2019

32°C (89 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.

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OAU Masjid Building Update Aug 2011

Published: August 13, 2011
Length: 02:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Musodiq Bello

Construction Progress on the Obafemi Awolowo University Central Mosque from August 2010 to August 2011.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Iwo, Nigeria

Iwo is a city in Osun State, Nigeria that is the seat of the Iwo Kingdom, a traditional state. The Iwo people, like all other people of Yoruba stock are said to have belonged to Ile-Ife from where they migrated sometimes in the 14th century. The earliest settlement initiated by Adekola Telu a prince from Ife. Adekola Telu was the son of the 16th Ooni of Ife a female called Luwo Gbagida.

Located at 7.63333, 4.18333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Local Government Areas in Osun State, Populated places in Osun State

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