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  1. Jazz Society presents 'Stories and Music of West Africa'Read the original story

    Friday Mar 21 | SeacoastOnline

    ... the Donkilo! Afro Funk Orkestra, as well as with Sayon Camara and Landaya, and various other groups. He plays the Fulani flute, kamale ngoni, a 10-string Mande harp, djembe and guitar, and is expected to enliven his lecture Thursday by demonstrating ...

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  2. Why we cannot run away from genuine federalism -Obong AttahRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 22 | Vanguard

    The CONFAB resumed its daily routine of predictable motions and meaningless expressions of gratitude to the Head of State.

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  3. General Ike Nwachukwu is the wrong "Moses" to lead ndiigbo to the...Read the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Nigeriaworld

    ... this man is: Ike Omar Sanda Nwachukwu was born on September 1, 1941 in Port Harcourt to an Igbo father and a Hausa-Fulani mother. He fought against Ndiigbo during the civil war. Then, he didn't see himself as an Igbo man, and he helped the ...

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  4. Nigerian bishops decry attacks on schools by Boko Haram, othersRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Catholic World News

    ... decried attacks on schools by the Islamist terrorist organization Boko Haram and by members of the largely Muslim Fulani tribe. "The mindless massacre of innocent students right in their schools in the North Eastern States of Borno, Adamawa and Yobe ...

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  5. Yero abandons int'l confab over Kaura attacksRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Vanguard

    ... to the country following weekend's attack on three villages in Kaura Local Government Area of the state. Suspected Fulani herdsmen attacked the communities, killing over 100 people. Already, the Kaduna State Emergency Management Agency, SEMA, has ...

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  6. Sinking feelingRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | The Telegraph

    ... deal with another bout of internecine violence in its central districts. Over the last two weeks, violence between Fulani Muslim herders and Christian farmers of the region has lead to the death of hundreds, the displacement of thousands, and a ...

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  7. Nigerians debate nation's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | BBC News

    ... people are divided between numerous ethno-linguistic groups and also along religious lines. Broadly, the Hausa-Fulani people based in the north are mostly Muslims. The Yorubas of the south-west are divided between Muslims and Christians, while the ...

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  8. Nigeria: Immigration Pockets N520 Million From Job Seekers, As...Read the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... arded by the agencies, and other government establishments, including the military. Barely four days after suspected Fulani herdsmen struck in Benue State killing 37, three villages in Kaduna State, see more>>

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  9. How to check rising terrorism in the North, by Gov YugudaRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2014 | Vanguard

    ... Chairman of the PDP. How did you make up with Mu'azu, who was seen by many as your political opponent? There is a Fulani saying that even the tongue and the teeth sometimes bite each other. All the same, they stay in the mouth. There may be ...

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  10. Jonathan and the burden of national unityRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2014 | Vanguard

    These days, several important national issues are competing for attention in the polity, but at the centre of it all is the question about the unity of Nigeria which has been given a fresh spark by the centenary celebrations to mark the amalgamation of the country, as well as the upcoming National Conference.

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  11. Jammeh: English is a colonial relicRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    Gambia will drop English as an official language soon because it is a colonial relic, President Yahya Jammeh has said, without indicating which language the tiny West African country would use in its place.

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  12. Gambia to stop using "colonial relic" English - presidentRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | Reuters

    Gambia will drop English as an official language soon because it is a colonial relic, President Yahya Jammeh has said, without indicating which language the tiny West African country would use in its place.

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  13. Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh orders end of English as official languageRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    English will be dropped as the official language of Gambia, according to the latest diatribe against the former colonial power by President Yahya Jammeh.

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  14. No English please, we're Gambians - presidentRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | News24

    Zimbabwe's involvement in Malawi's upcoming elections has raised eye-brows, with opposition parties expressing fears that the polls might be rigged in favour of President Joyce Banda.

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  15. Family of Woman Film Festival: Tall as the Baobab TreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    Director Jeremy Teicher likes coming-of-age stories. Perhaps it's because he's not that far from them himself.

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  16. We're not happy with this carnage-SultanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2014 | Vanguard

    ... the insurgent group should consider dialogue as a way of ending this impasse. On the incessant clashes between the Fulani herdsmen and the farmers in some part of this country, the Sultan said: "It is neither the issue o f religion not ethnicity, ...

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  17. Apollo Theater and World Music Institute to Present 2014 Africa Now Festival, 4/2-6Read the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Apollo Theater and World Music Institute present AFRICA NOW, a four-day music festival spotlighting today's African music scene.

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  18. RE: E.K. Clark, PHDRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Vanguard

    ... despises them. Obafemi Awolowo, a Yoruba leader; Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe, an Igbo leader and Ahmadu Bello, a Hausa/Fulani leader were respected by all, including the younger generation. Today the South-South leadership is bestowed on Clark by merit. ...

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  19. An American journey back to AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

    ... where we had a bloodline. The one-page form that came back said the DNA sample my father provided matched with the Fulani people in Niger. My dad, Astrid K. Mack, a retired geneticist and the family historian who drew by hand our family tree, had ...

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  20. Suspension of Nigeria cenbank governor to boost oppositionRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2014 | AlertNet

    ... the ethnic and religious dimension. Jonathan is a southern Christian from the Ijaw ethnic group, Sanusi a northern Fulani Muslim. "Sanusi's suspension has become politicised along ethno-regional lines as Sanusi is a northerner who is perceived to ...

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