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  1. Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase polymorphisms and susceptibility to ...Read the original story

    Thursday | CiteULike

    ... as assessed in both ethnic groups using genotypic and haplotypic statistical tests.RESULTS:It was confirmed that the Fulani are less susceptible to malaria, and the 202A mutation is rare in this group (

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  2. Amir Of Argungu To Head Committee For Settlement Between Fulani Herds Men And FarmersRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | In-depth Africa

    The Amir of Argungu Alhj. Muhammad Ismail has been appointed and saddled with the responsibility of heading a committee set up to bring an end to the existing crisis between Fulani herds men and farmers across the country.

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  3. Emir Of Argungu To Head Fulani/Farmers Reconciliation CommitteeRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | In-depth Africa

    Emir of Argungu, Alhaji Mohammed Ismaila Mera, is to head the committee set up in an effort to end the crisis between Fulani herders and farmers across the country.

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  4. Nigeria: Gunmen Kill 4, Burn 15 Houses in Dogara, KadunaRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 9 | AllAfrica.com

    A fresh attack by suspected Fulani gunmen on Gimi Dogara village in Sanga Local Government Area has claimed four lives with 15 houses burnt down. 3 comments

  5. Nigeria: Gunmen Kill 4, Burn 15 Houses in Dogara, KadunaRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 9 | AllAfrica.com

    A fresh attack by suspected Fulani gunmen on Gimi Dogara village in Sanga Local Government Area has claimed four lives with 15 houses burnt down.

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  6. Nigeria Customs as instrument of oppression?Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | Vanguard

    ... left to be desired. The recruitment exercise he conducted last year has been criticised as largely in favour of the Fulani against the Christian North. Although all Northern states were favoured, it has been argued that not one Christian was chosen ...

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  7. Gunmen attack Nigerian parishRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Catholic World News

    Gunmen belonging to the predominantly Muslim Fulani tribe attacked a Catholic parish in north-central Nigeria, according to a report from Christian Solidarity Worldwide.

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  8. Nite of 1018 Laughs: Wow DKB, what a dazzling performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 3 | GhanaWeb

    ... both very well to draw huge laughter from the audience. For example, the joke about the guy who decided to marry a Fulani girl and was whipped on the back with "koboko" instead of paying bride price was "passco" but well delivered. He scored 8/10 on ...

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  9. Ohaneze youths give Northern govs 21-day ultimatumRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 31 | Vanguard

    ... Igbo investments in the North as targets of possible attacks based on unfounded claims of victimization of Hausa/ Fulani Muslims in Imo State", Isiguzoro said. Isiguzoro further said that it was challenging that "such Hausa/Fulani Muslims who were ...

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  10. Impeachment Galore ...The Barbarians at the gate againMICHAEL...Read the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Nigeriaworld

    Musa was quite a character, but once he crossed the line, the Shehu Shagari led NPN national government sanctioned his removal, and Balarabe Musa was history.

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  11. Stony Brook Teens Lead Anti-Malaria Campaign in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | CNN

    July 12, 2014: The Screensaver Foundation, a non-profit organization founded by Stony Brook teens Emily and Julia Holtzman , has completed a pilot project in Africa aimed at preventing deadly mosquito-borne illnesses such as malaria, which kills a child every 30 seconds across the continent.

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  12. ACF Issues A Warning To Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    Hausa and Fulani communities in Bayelsa State through the Arewa Consultative Forum have warned the dreaded Boko Haram sect to stay away from the state.

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  13. 50,000 Nigerians Flee Benue State to Escape ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | KKLA-FM Glendale

    ... homes to survive. The refugees have fled the region to escape increasing violence between local farmers and the Fulani nomadic cattle herders; the conflict is occurring at the same time militant group Boko Haram is gaining power and influence in ...

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  14. Christian Aid responds to Nigeria conflict that has displaced 50,...Read the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | AlertNet

    ... The violence is the latest outbreak of a long-running land dispute between local farmers and groups of nomadic Fulani cattle herders. Neither the state government, nor the federal agency directly responsible for emergency management in the state, ...

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  15. Christian Aid responds to conflict in Nigeria that has displaced 50,000Read the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | Ekklesia Daily News

    ... The violence is the latest outbreak of a long-running land dispute between local farmers and groups of nomadic Fulani cattle herders. Neither the state government, nor the federal agency directly responsible for emergency management in the state, ...

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  16. Boko Haram carnage making Nigeria break-up less likely: SoyinkaRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | Reuters

    Nigerian Literature Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka speaks to Reuters correspondent Tim Cocks during an interview in Soyinka's home in the southwest city of Abeokuta July 1, 2014.

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  17. Nigeria suffering greater carnage - SoyinkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | News24

    There was drama at Zimbabwe's Harare International airport after an SA pilot lost his temper and stripped down to his underpants in protest against security procedures, reports say.

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  18. Peace Corps Volunteer Builds First Bathroom in Senegal SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Peace Corps volunteer Karen Chaffraix, 57, of Warrenton, Va., is working with her community members in Senegal to install the first bathroom facility at a nearby elementary school.

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  19. Nigeria's colourful new emirRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | BBC News

    ... surprise to some that he was chosen as emir, a post which carries enormous weight among Muslims from Nigeria's Hausa-Fulani community, ahead of his predecessor's eldest son, Lamido Ado Bayero, but he has never hidden the fact that he wished to ...

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  20. Nigeria: Cashless Policy - CBN Defers Charges in 30 StatesRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... ts of the policy. All financial institutions and the general public should please take note." Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen have again murdered 58 villagers in simultaneous attacks on two villages in Sanga see more>>

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