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  1. History lessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | BBC News

    ... at large. A long ago, I read in history books of the conquest of the Ilorin people in the central Kwara State, by Fulani forces from Sokoto under Shehu Alimi following the betrayal of the Alafin of Oyo by his former warlord, Afonja. So now I ...

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  2. Why the North appears to dominate Nigeria- RenoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | Vanguard

    To understand why there seems to be a Northern domination of the Nigerian polity (as against Hausa or Fulani domination which is a myth), one has to read and understand the principle of unity found in Genesis 11:6 which reads: "The LORD said, Behold, ...

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  3. Recovery of Nigeria's Oil Production Under ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | CFR.org

    ... Nigeria was for administrative convenience because the north was not viable economically." (Buhari is a Muslim Hausa-Fulani from the north; most delta residents are Christians and are ethnically diverse.) Another NDA spokesman said that "no amount ...

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  4. APC, PDP bicker over Fayose's achievements, 2 yrs afterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | Vanguard

    ... government and All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State were in support of the invasion of the State by Fulani herdsmen. The party, through the State Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Mr Jackson Adebayo, expressed worry that Senator Ojudu could ...

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  5. 'Who are these so called Hausa people that are dominating us?' - RenoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Vanguard

    ... the Umaru Musa Yar'adua administration. From the above, some persons may want to adjust Hausa domination and make it Fulani domination, but that again is another Myth! President Shehu Shagari, whom I have met physically, never wanted to be President ...

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  6. 7 artists you must see at LagosPhoto FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | CNN

    ... images focus on hope and resilience. A vintage 1962 Rolls Royce in the Emir of Kano's fleet. Emirs are rulers of the Fulani region. "A lot of my work has been finding beauty in unusual places," she told CNN. "I always strive to show that beauty is ...

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  7. Prez Buhari's daughter set to tie the knot on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Ghanamma.com

    ... rried to late wife, Safinatu Muhammadu Buhari in the year 1971 at age 18, she was born on the 11th December 1952, of Fulani descendant and related to the late Shehu Usman Danfodio.

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  8. Niger town fears for abducted US aid worker 'Jeff'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | Yahoo!

    For people living in the small city of Abalak in central Niger, the abduction of a longtime US aid worker over a week ago has left them angry and anxious. "We are furious and shocked by this kidnapping," said Ibrahim Adamou, a 16-year-old student, as he and neighbours of Woodke recalled the evening of October 14 when the American was seized at gunpoint from his home.

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  9. Fulani cattle breeders tackle Fayose over 'arrest' of cowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Vanguard

    M iyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, MACBAN, comprising Fulani cattle herders is spoiling for a show down with Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State. They are angry with him over the introduction of the Ekiti Grazing Enforcement Marshals, EGEM, a vigilance group tasked with 'arresting' cows found invading and damaging farms in the state. 1 comment

  10. .com | Niger town fears for abducted US aid worker 'Jeff'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | News24

    For people living in the small city of Abalak in central Niger, the abduction of a longtime US aid worker over a week ago has left them angry and anxious. "We are furious and shocked by this kidnapping," said Ibrahim Adamou, a 16-year-old student, as he and neighbours of Woodke recalled the evening of October 14 when the American was seized at gunpoint from his home.

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  11. That 'other room'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Vanguard

    ... the Diaspora. Most importantly, it appeals to the grassroots as much as to the elite, and it is said that even the Fulani nomad is connected directly to the world via his transistor radio and the BBC Hausa service. And so it was that Mr. President ...

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  12. Nigeria: New Armed Groups Spring Up in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    ... in May 2015 the number of active armed opposition groups (AOGs) in Nigeria was two: the Boko Haram terror group and Fulani armed nomadic herdsmen. Hitherto armed groups such as the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) and the ...

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  13. It annoys me, gets me angry whenever people blame Buhari - ObasanjoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Vanguard

    ... are not helpful. This issue is not a federal issue and another thing I don't like about it is that when you talk of Fulani herdsmen, people talk of the President. "Now because the President of Nigeria is a Fulani man, then you would expect him to ...

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  14. Ikpeazu, Southern Nigeria Peoples Assembly lament neglect of regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Vanguard

    ... national issues affecting the zone and Nigeria. Among the issues, Amaechi noted, include, kidnapping, attacks by Fulani herdsmen, national security, violence and agitation in the Niger Delta, corruption, collapsing economy and agitation by ...

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  15. .com | Guinea electoral violence victims to receive compensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | News24

    Guinea's political parties have agreed to compensate victims of pre-election violence in 2013 by the government and the opposition, which rights groups say left 60 people dead. The months running up to the 2013 general election in the west African nation were beset by violence, while the opposition coalition alleged massive fraud including ballot stuffing and voter intimidation during the vote itself.

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  16. Hoodlums pose as herdsmen in S-East, cattle breeders allegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | Vanguard

    ... South East Zone members of this group, we wholly submit to the injunctions of the national body. We represent the Fulani stock of herdsmen who are genuinely engaged in the business of shepherding cattle across the country, particularly here in South ...

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  17. Sultan disowns killer herdsmen, calls for their arrest, prosecutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | Vanguard

    ... Socio-economic and political development in Kaduna said that killer herdsmen should be mistaken to be representing Fulani of Muslims Interest in Nigeria: He said: "There are very terrible herdsmen who kill. But they are acting on their own, they are ...

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  18. Old age seems to confer dishonesty instead of wisdom or sapiency in...Read the original story

    Oct 8, 2016 | Nigeriaworld

    ... Is he not seeing what's going on in the country? Is Gowon not living among the people? Is Gowon not seeing what the Fulani herdsmen did to his own Plateau State, and their onslaught now in Benue State and all over the country? Not too

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  19. Meet the Ghanaian chef ditching restaurants and moving meals outsideRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | GantDaily.com

    ... it was a cultural marker so wherever you go, you take a little bit of your food and your culture with you." "The Fulani people move and they move with their food and their food has found its way there, but it's also been everywhere else that they've ...

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  20. Islamisation of Nigeria is real, says Prof. Ben NwabuezeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | Vanguard

    ... ists are in control in its entirety. They are methodically, the way they are going about its implementation. Look at Fulani herdsmen menace, it is part of it.

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