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  1. Bassekou Kouyate and Ngoni Ba: Ba PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | All About Jazz

    African music is on an unprecedented upward spiral in terms of popularity and global recognition. Each country within Africa is subdivided into local provinces and territories, each with their own cultural traits and traditions.

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  2. Establishment Of Ranches, Solution To Herdsmen, Farmers Frequent Clashes - OrtomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Ghanamma.com

    The Governor-elect of Benue State, Samuel Ortom, has promised to establish ranches in order to prevent the incessant bloodshed occasioned by clashes between farmers and herdsmen in the state. Ortom was of the view that the frequent clashes between Fulani herdsmen and farmers, which had claimed many lives and led to destruction of property and cash crops across the country, would be averted with the establishment of ranches nationwide.

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  3. Mauritania: The Growth of Militant Islamism - Should Western Allies Worry?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | AllAfrica.com

    The Islamic Republic of Mauritania routinely portrays itself as a committed ally in the fight against Islamic extremism in the Sahel. The country participates in the ongoing UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization mission in Mali .

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  4. Buried alive Young Liberians risk everything in deadly minesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Hindustan Times

    ... agents from Mauritania, Senegal, The Gambia and Mali. From the Dark Forest, gold is smuggled by ethnic Mandingo and Fulani traders to Monrovia or into Guinea and Ivory Coast, where it is smelted into bullion and then trafficked into United Arab ...

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  5. Nigeria: Fresh Attack Kill Two in Riyom, Plateau StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | AllAfrica.com

    ... people." According to Mr. Dem, who is the majority leader in the state legislature, alleged that the attackers were Fulani herdsmen but PREMIUM TIMES could not independently verify the claim. The six years administration of President Goodluck ...

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  6. Aftermath of Polls: The North must win back Igbo confidence - EzeifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Vanguard

    ... for President Jonathan, but God chose Gen. Buhari to win the presidential election. All of us: Yoruba, Igbo, Fulani and Hausa should cooperate with the will of God. I had a pre-conception of a nation ruled by an executive Igbo President because we ...

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  7. 'How S-East will benefit under Buhari govt'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Vanguard

    ... for President Jonathan, but God chose Gen. Buhari to win the presidential election. All of us: Yoruba, Igbo, Fulani and Hausa should cooperate with the will of God. I had a pre-conception of a nation ruled by an executive Igbo President because we ...

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  8. Nigeria's Problem Is Not Ethnic Or Religious, It Is Corruption - BuhariRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Ghanamma.com

    ... null and void because it was not conducted according to law," he said. "But the former Chief Justice, Mustapha, a Fulani man from Jigawa and another Chief Justice from Taraba, also a Fulani man said well, the election was not flawless but all the ...

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  9. Countries Charged with Violations of Religious FreedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | WorthyNews

    ... Troy Augustine, ICC Regional Manager for Africa, the increasing violence in Nigeria by Boko Haram and Muslim Fulani herdsmen renders these regions as some of the most dangerous places on earth to be a Christian. ICC Regional Manager Christopher ...

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  10. Nigeria: Emir of Lafia Loses Four Guards in Fatal AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | AllAfrica.com

    The Emir of Lafia, the chairman traditional ruler,Alh Isah Mustapha Agwai has lost four of his palace guard in a ghastly motor accident at Tilde Fulani, Toro local government area of Bauchi State. The accident occurred Friday morning when the Emir,s convoy was on its way to Bauchi to condole Governor Isah Yuguda of Bauchi state who lost his mother last week.

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  11. 'Why Igbo never vote out of fear'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Vanguard

    In this interview, Mr. John Patrick Egesi, President/Chairman, Nigerian Institute of Shipping and political analyst explains why Igbo's would always vote in gratitude to those who have been fair to them. Egesi spoke against the backdrop of the statement by Oba Rilwan Akiolu that the Igbo in Lagos should vote the APC candidate ahead of the April 11 gubernatorial poll in the state.

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  12. Nigeria: Military Yet to Confirm Identities of Rescued Women, Girls - SpokespersonRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | AllAfrica.com

    The Nigerian Military is yet to ascertain the true identities of the 293 girls and women rescued from the Sambisa forest camps of Boko Haram, to confirm if the Chibok Girls are among them, the Defence Headquarters said on Thursday. In a statement, the Director of Defence Information, Chris Olukolade, said sustained ground operations, following aerial bombardments by the Air Force, had led to the capturing of over 13 camps of the terrorists in the notorious Sambisa forest and liberation of 200 girls and 93 women who are currently undergoing "comprehensive profiling."

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  13. CMC graduations celebrate students' successRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    ... off." Take Lamine Kane, who hails from Senegal, in West Africa, and speaks five languages: English, Spanish, French, Fulani and Wolof. Kane first came to Colorado in 2005, but returned to Africa for several years to help out and get hands-on medical ...

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  14. Tal National - "FarilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Stereogum

    Tal National released their first album outside Niger, Kaani , in 2013. Since then, the West African collective has toured throughout both their home country and internationally, establishing themselves as a pillar of polyrhythmic blues and ecstatic funk.

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  15. Political appointments and the good of the stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Vanguard

    ... with the good of the state and its people as a whole. So, when in Nigeria I hear people talking about the Hausa-Fulani cabal being back in power, or the interests of the South-South, I say we just don't fully understand what working for history and ...

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  16. Bight of Biafra: Bnyl to move a Resolution.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | CNN

    ... Nation with non Biafrans especially those of Nigeria and Cameroon controlled by the Muslims of the North. The Fulani herdsmen have continued to invade Biafra regions in Nigeria and Cameroon to attack all ethnic nationals indigenous to the Oil rich ...

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  17. Nigeria: Nigeria's 2015 Elections - Prologue to the Past?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... The APC also brings together, for the first time in a formal coalition, political leaders of the core Hausa-Fulani northern states and almost all of the predominantly Yoruba southwest. [1] The overriding question, however, is: Will Nigeria now ...

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  18. Cattle breeders urges Buhari to recover grazing reserves, end cattle rustlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Vanguard

    A Fulani community leader, Alhaji Dodo Oroji, has appealed to the incoming administration of Gen. Muhammadu Buhari to address the problems of grazing reserves and stop cattle rustling in order to save fulani herdsmen in the country.

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  19. Why Sen Ibrahim should be next Senate President - GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Vanguard

    ... as the Yoruba which never shared any political leaning or cooperation with the North-West, known as Arewa or Hausa/Fulani enclave, has now came together under the banner of APC. Thanks to the efforts of the likes of Senator Bukar Abba Ibrahim, who ...

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  20. Senate presidency: Akume as brideRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Vanguard

    ... not only ethnic and geopolitical colouration of the country but also religious affiliations. Since Buhari, a Fulani Muslim from the North West has emerged the President with the glaring possibility of another Muslim from the North East emerging as ...

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