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  1. Fulani herdsmen destroy Pikaro Forest ReserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | GhanaWeb

    Fulani herdsmen have cleared portions of the Pikaro Forest Reserve, a government gazetted forest, and have put up camps for themselves and their cattle. The Reserve, which has a total land area of 3,014 square metres, covers Pindaa in the Kassena-Nankana Municipality, Kayoro and Nyangnia in the Kassena-Nankana East District and Chuchuliga in the Builsa South District.

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  2. UPDATED: Nigeria's stopping of Ebola dead in its tracks: A no mean...Read the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | Nigeriaworld

    ... between classes, races, sexes or ages, as it can kill the rich or the poor; the white or the black, the Fulani or the Hausa or the Ibo or the Yoruba or the Efik or the Ijaw or the Tiv or the Gwari or the Ibibio or the Esan etc; the male or female, ...

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  3. Political reflectionsRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 23 | Vanguard

    By Donu Kogbara LAST week, Major-General Muhammadu Buhari, the former military Head of State, formally declared his interest in replacing President Goodluck Jonathan. This declaration surprised nobody, given that Buhari has been doggedly trying to re-possess the Number One slot for many years.

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  4. 'The Face,' by Chris Abani, and other Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | SFGate

    ... of noble people, a long line of mongrels," he writes, noting that he has been confused for Lebanese, Indian, Arab, Fulani and Maori, among others. "But not in England or America. In these places I am firmly black, of unknown origin." In Nigeria ...

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  5. Shibboleths and refutationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | Vanguard

    ... north. Unfortunately, some well-educated northerners still accept Maitama Sule's antediluvian theory that the Hausa-Fulani are divinely invested with leadership qualities unmatched by Nigerians from other parts of the country. Obdurate insistence on ...

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  6. Nigeria: Deaths - Measles, Hunger Kill 70 RefugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | AllAfrica.com

    No fewer than 50 children and 20 men and women taking refuge in Bali local government area of Taraba State have so far died following the outbreak of measles and other related ailments. Briefing journalists yesterday in Beli, the spokesman of the camp, Mr. Emmanuel Kegh, said that the deaths were as a result of the outbreak of measles, cholera, malaria, lack of food and excessive exposure to cold.

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  7. Localizing an operating system for a language with no high-tech vocabularyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | Boing Boing

    When Senegalese Mozillan Ibrahima Sarr translated Firefox OS into Fulah, he had to coin an entire technological vocabulary, so "crash" became "hookii" . Ibrahima Sarr, a Senegalese coder, led the translation of Firefox into Fulah, which is spoken by 20m people from Senegal to Nigeria.

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  8. Nigeria: Big Brother Unveils Nigerian HousemateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... g Brother Africa bigger than the last - and we've really upped the ante this year," she says. Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen yesterday attacked the Tse Shima, Mbatsoho community of Mballagh council ward in see more>>

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  9. Nigeria: Oshiomhole Sacks Agency HeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... government property in his possession to the secretary, Edo State Public Procurement Agency. Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen yesterday attacked the Tse Shima, Mbatsoho community of Mballagh council ward in see more>>

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  10. Nigeria: Kaduna Assembly Passes 3rd Supplementary BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... the importance of the bill, saying it will have direct bearing on the well being of citizens. Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen yesterday attacked the Tse Shima, Mbatsoho community of Mballagh council ward in see more>>

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  11. Nigeria: Science And Technology Minister Harps On Sectoral SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... endering technological growth, employment generation and achieving foreign exchange earnings. Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen yesterday attacked the Tse Shima, Mbatsoho community of Mballagh council ward in see more>>

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  12. Translating Smartphone Technology.Read the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Languagehat.com

    Ousmane sweats under a tin roof as he thumbs through a Chinese smartphone that he is selling at the technology market in Bamako, Mali. Words in French, Mali's official language, scroll down the screen.

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  13. Negotiations to Free Nigeria's Kidnapped Chibok School GirlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | CFR.org

    ... seeking to locate the ten, there may have been a Boko Haram internal struggle: the ten were all Kanuri, to which the Fulani may have objected. So, a hypothesis is that the demand was upped to sixteen . The Premium Times identifies the negotiation's ...

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  14. Cookies, caches and cowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | MetaFilter

    Ibrahima Sarr, a Senegalese coder, led the translation of Firefox into Fulah, which is spoken by 20m people from Senegal to Nigeria. "Crash" became hookii ; "timeout" became a honaama .

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  15. Minority languages: Cookies, caches and cowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | The Economist

    OUSMANE sweats under a tin roof as he thumbs through a Chinese smartphone that he is selling at the technology market in Bamako, Mali. Words in French, Mali's official language, scroll down the screen.

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  16. Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar announces Nigeria presidency bid Abubakar, a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Newstime Africa

    ... told thousands of young supporters and leaders of the opposition All Progressive Congress (APC). Abubakar, a Fulani from Nigeria's northeastern Adamawa State, was a founding member of the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP). He quit the party in ... 1 comment

  17. Fulani Herdsmen Invade NkoranzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    Major Dereck Oduro FARMERS IN some communities in the Nkoranza North District of the Brong-Ahafo Region have abandoned their farms and bolted following an invasion by Fulani herdsmen of those areas. DAILY GUIDE has gathered that estimated 500 herdsmen from Northern Nigeria and Burkina Faso - with about 5,000 cows - hadstormed the affected communities and had been terrorizing local farmers in the district.

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  18. Sirleaf: Ebola won't dictate Liberia's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Crofs Blogs

    ... graced by House Speaker Alex Tyler and subheads of the Fula Community in Liberia. President Sirleaf referred to the Fulani donation as a significant contribution that surpassed all. She noted that it also showed where the hearts of the Fulani are in ...

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  19. What Islam Says About Street BeggingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    ... should come down from the horse and pick it up himself. To him begging is just a societal thing among the Hausa Fulani people and not religion as other Muslims from other parts of the country do not run around on the street begging any beggar you ...

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  20. Audacity of the Hausa/Fulani and the continued marginalization of...Read the original story

    Sep 13, 2014 | Nigeriaworld

    ... and failed to defend the indefensible, and the more I listen to him and his men the more I conclude that these Hausa/Fulani have nothing but a singular agenda in Nigeria...to dominate everything. Under Prof. Atahiru Jega, there are roughly thirteen ...

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