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  1. Certified Languages International Donates Translation Services to Aid Ebola EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    Certified Languages International will donate translation services to aid Ebola education. Through its partnership with Translators Without Borders, CLI will translate educational materials - including posters, guidance packages and an animated video - to Fula, a language spoken by the Fulani people in Africa.

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  2. Another Portland company helps to stem the spread of EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Business Journal

    Through its partnership with Translators Without Borders, CLI will translate a range of educational materials, including posters, guidance packages and an animated video, into the Fula language. About 40 million Fulanis live in Africa, mainly in West Africa and northern Central Africa.

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  3. Aminu Tambuwal is a TraitorRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | Vanguard

    ... same "mumu" Yoruba politicians to vote instead for Aminu Tambuwal; a scion of the Sokoto Caliphate with a Hausa/Fulani agenda. This is something that could never have happened the other way around. It is inconceivable that a Hausa/ Fulani legislator ...

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  4. El-Rufai Declares For Kaduna Governorship, Vows Not To Demolish StructuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    A former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Malam Nasir El-Rufai, on Monday, formally declared his ambition to run for Governor of Kaduna State, with a pledge to turn around the fortunes of the state if voted into office next year. Mr. El-Rufai, who looks set to clinch the governorship ticket of the All Progressives Congress, APC, described the current Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, administration of Governor Murktar Yero in the state, as incompetent, which should not be allowed to drag the state down.

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  5. Is there still any reason to believe in Nigeria?E O EkeRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | Nigeriaworld

    I cannot stop wondering what informs the attitude of the Sultan to Boko Haram and why in his comments, he spares little or no thought for the victims of Boko Haram's atrocities and combines his comment with his advocacy for sharia to be enshrined in the Nigerian constitution. He has been silent on the terrorist activities of Fulani herdsmen in southern Kaduna and middle belt.

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  6. Fulani herdsmen destroy Pikaro Forest ReserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | GhanaWeb

    Fulani herdsmen have cleared portions of the Pikaro Forest Reserve, a government gazetted forest, and have put up camps for themselves and their cattle. The Reserve, which has a total land area of 3,014 square metres, covers Pindaa in the Kassena-Nankana Municipality, Kayoro and Nyangnia in the Kassena-Nankana East District and Chuchuliga in the Builsa South District.

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  7. UPDATED: Nigeria's stopping of Ebola dead in its tracks: A no mean...Read the original story

    Oct 27, 2014 | Nigeriaworld

    ... between classes, races, sexes or ages, as it can kill the rich or the poor; the white or the black, the Fulani or the Hausa or the Ibo or the Yoruba or the Efik or the Ijaw or the Tiv or the Gwari or the Ibibio or the Esan etc; the male or female, ...

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  8. Political reflectionsRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Vanguard

    By Donu Kogbara LAST week, Major-General Muhammadu Buhari, the former military Head of State, formally declared his interest in replacing President Goodluck Jonathan. This declaration surprised nobody, given that Buhari has been doggedly trying to re-possess the Number One slot for many years.

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  9. 'The Face,' by Chris Abani, and other Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | SFGate

    ... of noble people, a long line of mongrels," he writes, noting that he has been confused for Lebanese, Indian, Arab, Fulani and Maori, among others. "But not in England or America. In these places I am firmly black, of unknown origin." In Nigeria ...

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  10. Shibboleths and refutationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | Vanguard

    ... north. Unfortunately, some well-educated northerners still accept Maitama Sule's antediluvian theory that the Hausa-Fulani are divinely invested with leadership qualities unmatched by Nigerians from other parts of the country. Obdurate insistence on ...

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  11. Nigeria: Deaths - Measles, Hunger Kill 70 RefugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    No fewer than 50 children and 20 men and women taking refuge in Bali local government area of Taraba State have so far died following the outbreak of measles and other related ailments. Briefing journalists yesterday in Beli, the spokesman of the camp, Mr. Emmanuel Kegh, said that the deaths were as a result of the outbreak of measles, cholera, malaria, lack of food and excessive exposure to cold.

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  12. Localizing an operating system for a language with no high-tech vocabularyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | Boing Boing

    When Senegalese Mozillan Ibrahima Sarr translated Firefox OS into Fulah, he had to coin an entire technological vocabulary, so "crash" became "hookii" . Ibrahima Sarr, a Senegalese coder, led the translation of Firefox into Fulah, which is spoken by 20m people from Senegal to Nigeria.

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  13. Nigeria: Big Brother Unveils Nigerian HousemateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... g Brother Africa bigger than the last - and we've really upped the ante this year," she says. Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen yesterday attacked the Tse Shima, Mbatsoho community of Mballagh council ward in see more>>

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  14. Nigeria: Oshiomhole Sacks Agency HeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... government property in his possession to the secretary, Edo State Public Procurement Agency. Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen yesterday attacked the Tse Shima, Mbatsoho community of Mballagh council ward in see more>>

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  15. Nigeria: Kaduna Assembly Passes 3rd Supplementary BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... the importance of the bill, saying it will have direct bearing on the well being of citizens. Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen yesterday attacked the Tse Shima, Mbatsoho community of Mballagh council ward in see more>>

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  16. Nigeria: Science And Technology Minister Harps On Sectoral SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... endering technological growth, employment generation and achieving foreign exchange earnings. Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen yesterday attacked the Tse Shima, Mbatsoho community of Mballagh council ward in see more>>

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  17. Translating Smartphone Technology.Read the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Languagehat.com

    Ousmane sweats under a tin roof as he thumbs through a Chinese smartphone that he is selling at the technology market in Bamako, Mali. Words in French, Mali's official language, scroll down the screen.

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  18. Negotiations to Free Nigeria's Kidnapped Chibok School GirlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | CFR.org

    ... seeking to locate the ten, there may have been a Boko Haram internal struggle: the ten were all Kanuri, to which the Fulani may have objected. So, a hypothesis is that the demand was upped to sixteen . The Premium Times identifies the negotiation's ...

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  19. Cookies, caches and cowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | MetaFilter

    Ibrahima Sarr, a Senegalese coder, led the translation of Firefox into Fulah, which is spoken by 20m people from Senegal to Nigeria. "Crash" became hookii ; "timeout" became a honaama .

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  20. Minority languages: Cookies, caches and cowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | The Economist

    OUSMANE sweats under a tin roof as he thumbs through a Chinese smartphone that he is selling at the technology market in Bamako, Mali. Words in French, Mali's official language, scroll down the screen.

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