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  1. Jared Kushner Just Made A Huge Blunder On Peace In The Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | Forward

    ... Authority are a bit like negotiations between the colonial Maharajah of an Indian princely state, or a Hausa-Fulani king in colonial Northern Nigeria, and the British crown. The colonial subcontractor is not entirely powerless. If he refuses to ...

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  2. Notice of Quit to Hausa, Fulani, Yoruba: Leaders, stakeholders ask...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 26 | Vanguard

    SOME Niger Delta leaders and stakehol-ders, yesterday, urged the Coalition of Niger Delta Agitators, CNDA, to return the favor of Arewa youths, who, Thursday, suspended and withdrew their earlier quit notice and 90-day ultimatum to Igbo to leave the north by correspondingly vacating its counter quit directive to Hausa, Fulani and Yoruba in the oil region. Former Provost Marshal of the Nigerian Army, Brigadier General Idada Ikponmwen , factional presi-dent of the Ijaw Youth Council, Eric Omare, Itsekiri rights activist, Amechi Ogbonna, who spoke to Saturday Vanguard, said it was the right thing to facilitate unity in the country.

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  3. .com | Nigerian Muslim group retracts threat to ChristiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 25 | News24

    ... Christian south, but the country is made up of more than 250 ethnic groups. The biggest is the Hausa-speaking Fulani in the north, the Yoruba in the southwest and the Igbo in the southeast. Many have relocated for economic reasons over the years. It ...

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  4. 4 Fascinating African Cultures To KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | Vanguard

    ... clan is associated with a specific species which they often keep close to them and treat as a clan member. In the Fulani tribe in West Africa, the custom of beating the suitor is followed as part of the Sharo tradition. The custom is followed when ...

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  5. National unity can only be attained if Nigeria is restructured -EkiyorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 24 | Vanguard

    ... eradication of terrorism and the menace of herdsmen was just mentioned in passage. "But we have more dangers in the Fulani herdsmen than IPOB, which is a non-violent organisation demanding for Biafra, which is not possible and like he said, the late ...

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  6. Buhari discussed unity of Nigeria with my father - Ojukwu jnrRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 23 | Vanguard

    ... now raised eyebrow. BSS members bear no arms; their job is to gather intelligence, with which we will disarm the Fulani herdsmen and stop them from the mayhem they inflict on Igbo people. We are not armed and won't be", he stated. According to him, ...

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  7. Chuchu's - Invocations' at African Art MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 23 | The George Towner

    ... has long been a part of initiations and religious rites, from the facial tattoos and whipping competitions of the Fulani in West Africa to the self-flagellation of Catholics in the Philippines to the sheathing of men's hands in gloves filled with ...

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  8. Buhari suffering from Military mentality - MASSOBRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Vanguard

    ... Leader of MASSOB, Comrade Uchenna Madu, while reacting to the President's order said "Buhari's order to his Islamic Fulani service chiefs to crush non violent members of IPOB and other Biafra agitators further proved his personal hatred against ...

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  9. Electricity: IBEDC rehabilitates Sawmill, Agba Dam injection substationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Vanguard

    In a bid to meet customers' demand in power supply, the Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company, yesterday, said it had completed the renovation of Sawmill 3x15MVA, 33/11KV and Agba Dam 2x15MVA,33/11KV Injection Substations in Kwara State. This was even as the company reached out to its franchise area, engaging several community leaders and members in the process to resolve electricity challenges as well as provide necessary facilities.

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  10. Now that you are back , Charly boy writes BuhariRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Vanguard

    ... to the grim reaper by different monsters in different quarters of the nation. In the north, the Boko Haram sect, Fulani herdsmen, the October 1st ultimatum and the IPOB agitation still depredating lives and properties. The people in other parts of ...

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  11. Issues before BuhariRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | Vanguard

    ... the quit notice to the Igbo in the North and the reciprocal quit notice issued by Niger Delta militants to the Hausa Fulani in the Niger Delta. President Buhari as a war time military officer and subsequently as a general who in the early eighties ...

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  12. Nigeria: Kogi addresses gastroenteritis outbreakRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2017 | Crofs Blogs

    ... damage. He said government has been working hard to arrest the situation since some deaths were reported in some Fulani settlements, assuring inhabitants of the settlements of government readiness to provide healthcare support to affected persons. ...

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  13. Nigeria: 'Strange illness' diagnosed as gastroenteritis, malaria; Kogi govt. appeals for calmRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2017 | Crofs Blogs

    ... started six weeks ago in Okoloke village in Yagba West, which is a settlement that is predominantly inhabited by Fulani herdsmen. "There have been cases of reported deaths following abdominal pain, vomiting and diarrhoea, but the patients who showed ...

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  14. Buhari arrives on board Nigeria Air Force One jetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | Vanguard

    ... TV, information minister Lai Mohammed explained that Buhari inspected the guard of honour and also walked to see the Fulani dancers. The president's prolonged absence in the country was causing tensions with some calling for him to resign or return. ...

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  15. Nigeria: Kogi State government appeals for calm over undiagnosed outbreakRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2017 | Crofs Blogs

    ... started six weeks ago in Okoloke village in Yagba West, which is a settlement that is predominantly inhabited by Fulani herdsmen. "There have been cases of reported deaths following abdominal pain, vomiting and diarrhoea, but the patients who showed ...

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  16. Herdsmen in Yobe urge FG to create cattle routesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Vanguard

    ... in their annual budgetary allocations which, if not done, will fuel further clashes between both sides. On why Fulani were fond of possessing AK-47 rifles, he said: "Anyone caught with a rifle is not our member," as their members only wield bows and ...

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  17. Quit notice: 'Why we won't encourage Ndigbo to leave S/west or north - UwazuruikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | Vanguard

    ... stressed that stock was also taken as to how the igbo people had suffered untold hardship in the hands of Hausa - Fulani and Yoruba and in most cases people in Edo and middle belt who took advantage of any crisis situation to block the roads against ...

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  18. Quit notice a joke that must not be allowed, Jibrin warnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Vanguard

    He also condemned the call by Benue youths for the Fulani to quit their land, noting that Nigerians must learn to live with one another in true love and brotherhood. In a statement issued yesterday in Abuja, Jibrin explained that Fulani elders and concerned groups have met saying a delegation under his chairmanship is set to visit all parts of the country to reconcile Fulani herdsmen, farmers and various communities across the country.

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  19. Montreal's most linguistically diverse area speaks 48 non-official languages at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | CBC News

    The South Asian women's community centre was having picnic Friday in the linguistically diverse area of CA te-des-Neiges highlighted by the 2016 census. In a small area of CA te-des-Neiges, with only 6,600 people, 48 non-official languages are spoken in the home - making it a hotbed of cultural crossovers and the most linguistically diverse area of Montreal, according to the 2016 census.

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  20. Nigeria: How New Farming Initiative Is Transforming Lives in Nasarawa CommunityRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    ... N1,000 as security and N1,500 for working in the farm every day. "The only challenge we are having sometimes are the Fulani herdsmen. Their cows enter the farm but we are trying to build a blockade so cows can no longer enter. There was a land ...

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