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... 30 minutes - stopping only for the odd herd of cattle. Finally, they spot a cluster of mud-brick huts, known to the Fulani nomads who live there as a ruga. " As-salamu alaykum ," - peace be with you - says Ardo Babangida, a traditional leader ... Comment?
... governors and vowed that the people of the Middle Belt would not allow themselves to be railroaded by the Hausa Fulani in deciding on the 2015 Presidency. Their assertions nonetheless, the Mass Mobilization for Transformation (MMT), a group ... Comment?
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Malawi has issued a scathing critique of pop diva Madonna, accusing her of exaggerating her contributions in the country and unreasonably demanding special treatment during her last tour there last week. Comment?
"The chaos keeps getting worse in spite of everything they [governments] do to improve discipline and morale", Boris Pasternak, Russian Author of award winning Dr. Comment?
With Nigeria's ruling PDP facing serious internal and external problems, four opposition parties merged to become the All Progressive Congress. Comment?
... up its terrorist activities, beheading Igbos, burning and bombing churches, murdering expatriates in Nigeria and Fulani herdsmen continued with their Janjaweed style ethnic cleansing in Benue-plateau region. The 19 Northern governors demand review ... Comment?
A group, Association of Northern Youths for the Advancement of Peace Harmony and Development, has asked the federal government to extend the benefits of the amnesty it has mooted for Boko Haram to all northern states that have suffered any form of terrorism in recent times. Comment?
... harmonies, the dulcet yet lively tones of the kora, bass guitar, calabash, djembe and heart-warming vibrant Fulani flute fusing together traditional and modern sounds. Storyteller Atinuke is totally delightful and brings a big smile with her and ... Comment?
By Is'haq Modibbo Kawu I LEFT Abuja last Friday morning to celebrate the Easter holiday in Ilorin. Comment?
... Commissioner for Human Rights have also accused the Malian army of racist attacks against innocent Tuareg, Arabs and Fulani men. As many feared, wresting the northern two thirds of Mali back from the Islamists has been easier than reuniting the ... Comment?
Seven members of the House of Representatives from Southern Kaduna, Tuesday, denounced the killing of 19 people and the complete destruction of four villages by suspected Fulani herdsmen in Atakar Chiefdom, Kaura Local Government Area of Kaduna State. Comment?
... on media reports, most of the victims appear to have been Christian farmers, with the perpetrators allegedly Hausa-Fulani Muslim herdsmen. The precise number of victims is difficult to know , not least because many of the murders took place in ... Comment?
... human rights, responsibilities, hygiene and health. The last two years of the program are called Aawde, which is Fulani for "planting the seed." During this time, the program teaches literacy, math and management skills that the villages will need ... Comment?
The use of torture by the very soldiers mandated to restore security in northern Mali will only make a difficult situation worse. Comment?
A major objective of becoming a writer was to challenge stereotypes, myths, and the image of ourselves and our continent, and to recast them through stories - prose, poetry, essays, and books for our children. 1 comment
However, Africa's musicians believe that their music is still ghettoised under the "African music" tag and are fighting to stand their ground with the best in the world on their own terms. Comment?
... cannot be denied, even though most Nigerians have become addicted to being economical with the truth, is that by the Fulani jihad thesis of Uthman bin Fudi, for Nigeria to have an all-time peace and security, it must wear the political and religious ... Comment?
... hemisphere. For instance, in the autumn of 1825, Bornu army's attempt to take over Kano was repelled by 124,000 Fulani soldiers, half of the number of soldiers deployed by Alaafin of Oyo to safeguard Yoruba territory almost a century earlier. The ... Comment?
... hemisphere. For instance, in the autumn of 1825, Bornu army's attempt to take over Kano was repelled by 124,000 Fulani soldiers, half of the number of soldiers deployed by Alaafin of Oyo to safeguard Yoruba territory almost a century earlier. The ... 4 comments