chapter  3
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DIVERSITY AND CONTRAST IN WEST AFRICA

The Oni of Ife, the spiritual head of the Yoruba in western Nigeria, is a member of the Cocoa Marketing Board and a director of the Nigeria Produce Marketing Company; in this capacity he is concerned with the marketing of produce which a t present has an annual value of about EIOO million. But as spiritual head of the Yoruba he is considered responsible for the regulation of the supply of rainfall in Xigeria.