As a child, Ológun watches as his father is killed by marauders during an incursion in Ọ̀yọ́ Ilé. As a consequence of this, his family clan under the leadership of Bámisayé decide to leave Ọ̀yọ́ Ilé and migrate south. They stop near a Forest named Igbó Odi (Forest of Malice) and settle down from their journey.
Ológun meets a mysterious man inside the evil forest who becomes his mentor, impacts on him modern fighting skills of his times and teaches him combat warfare of the 18th century.
Ológun begins his journey to becoming an awesome fighter and Bàlogún of Ajàgún by first joining the fighting force of Aàre Ọna Kakànfo (Generalissimo of the Ọ̀yọ́ Empire’s army). The fighting force (ẹ́ṣọ̀) battle Baṣọ̀run Gaà in Ọ̀yọ́ Ilé at the request of Abiodun Adegbolu, the Alááfín of Ọ̀yọ́
Join Ológun as he faces the intrigues of witchcraft and northern marauders as they attempt to decimate Yorùbá settlements in sub-Saharan West Africa. Read more about Ológun’s story in the ILÉ NI ÌSIMÍ (Home is Rest) Comic Series