Isanlu Isin or Isanlusin is an ancient town in Igbomina-Yoruba land of Kwara State, Nigeria. It is one of the prominent towns in the Isin Local Government Area of the State. Isin Local Government Area of Kwara State was created from the old Irepodun Local Government Area in 1996 with the headquarters at Owu Isin.
The present ruler of Isanlu Isin also refered to as Olusin is Oba Solomon Oluwagbemiga Oloyede.
Olusin welcoming the Kwara State Governor
At the earliest time of Isin settlement, there were about 36 villages, but due to a series of external attack from the Nupes, Fulani and Ibadan, most of these villages have either been decimated or have fused with stronger and well fourtified ones.
Today, notable towns in Isin are Isanlu Isin, Ijara Isin, Owu Isin, Iwo, Oke Aba, Oke Onigbin, Alla, Edidi, Odo Eku, Oba, Iji, Pamo, Oponda, Igbesi, Eleyin, Kudu-Owode, to mention but few. Collectively, these towns are today located in Isin Local Government area of kwara State.
Isanlu Isin aerial view
Isanlu Isin is located at Latitude 8° 14' 0" North, Lontitude 5° 5' 0" East as displayed on world map, coordinates and short location facts.
To the north of Isanlu Isin are Igbajaland,Oraland and Ireland; to the west are Ajasse Ipo and Oro; to the east are Oro Ago and Olla and Osi in Ekiti LG; while to the south are Apaland, Arandun and Omu Aran.
Idi Atorin, Isanlu Isin
ISANLU IYEYE OMO AJOKOGUN
Alale igbomina e gbe gbogbo wa ooooooooooooooooooooooooooo!