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  1. Buhari Used PTF Funds to Develop North,Not Nigeria: Rejoinder To Waziri AdioRead the original story

    Yesterday | In-depth Africa

    by Ewaen Edoghimioya Waziri Adio one of the hatchet men for Islamofascist and Fulani champion Buhari in a series of tweets being propagated in the social media is that Buhari did not discriminate against the South. The main plank of his argument is ...


  2. 2015: A word for OsinbajoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    ... the blacks that they had enslaved and treated like animals? Is Buhari's claim of not being partial to his own Hausa-Fulani tribe not a little far-fetched? Did he not lead a northern delegation to Alhaji Lam Adesina, the late governor of Oyo State, ...


  3. Nigerian naira street rate well below central bank's at ChristmasRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Reuters

    ... can hold, given a steady decline in reserves. Several street changers, mostly Muslim northerners from the Hausa and Fulani ethnic groups, told Reuters they were trading a dollar for 180-182 naira the day before Christmas. Last week, when the naira ...


  4. Central African Republic: Muslims Trapped in EnclavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | AllAfrica.com

    Hundreds of Muslim residents in western parts of the Central African Republic are trapped in enclaves in deplorable conditions, Human Rights Watch said today. They fear attacks if they leave, but interim government authorities and United Nations peacekeepers block them from fleeing abroad or provide no security assistance.


  5. Nigeria: The Tragedy of Borno StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | AllAfrica.com

    ... zones. The northern and central territories contain a Kanuri majority, with communities of ethnic Shuwa Arabs and Fulani scattered throughout the area. Overwhelmingly Muslim, these sub-regions have in recent decades received a sizable number of ...


  6. Historical political background of Nigeria and election 2015 ...13...Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 21 | Nigeriaworld

    Diverse constitutions were imposed on Nigerians by British bureaucrats until Nigerians were allowed to participate. Hence, Nigeria was formed by the amalgamation of the northern and southern protectorates by the colonial master.


  7. The Tragedy of Borno State: Local Dimensions of Boko Haram's InsurgencyRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 20 | In-depth Africa

    ... zones. The northern and central territories contain a Kanuri majority, with communities of ethnic Shuwa Arabs and Fulani scattered throughout the area. Overwhelmingly Muslim, these sub-regions have in recent decades received a sizable number of ...


  8. Sixteen original manuscripts from Timbuktu on view at the Centre for Fine Arts in BrusselsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Art Daily

    On this exceptional occasion, sixteen original manuscripts from Timbuktu, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, are on display in the Centre for Fine Arts. A discrete rescue operation meant they were kept out of the hands of the Jihadists during the 2012 war in Mali.


  9. Nigeria is worth saving!E O EkeRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Nigeriaworld

    ... women and young and old men, sacking villages and schools and putting Nigerian soldiers on the run and armed Fulani herdsmen are carrying out ethnic cleansing of villages in middle belt and the Christian dominant South Kaduna while, the politicians ...


  10. Guinea: Armed with Soap, Guinean Women Take the fight Against Ebola into Their Own HandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | AllAfrica.com

    A thunder of motorbikes, pedestrians and taxis is pushing into Dibida Market, in the centre of Kankan City, in the North of Guinea. A group of women traders is setting up shop, arranging a mobile display of soap.


  11. Igbo Presidency: Ohanaeze Must Negotiate With Jonathan NowRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | In-depth Africa

    ... of Igbo Presidency after Jonathan tenure for which he stood. Presently, Igbos are at verbal war with their Hausa/Fulani neighbours especially since the Boko Haram crisis began. They are also at war with their Yoruba neighbour especially after the ...


  12. Guinea: Guinea's Other Emergency - Organising ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | AllAfrica.com

    ... the legislative elections confirmed the ethnic dimension of voting patterns. The country's two main groups, the Fulani and the Malink, are split, with the former mostly lined up behind the main opposition party, Cellou Dalein Diallo's Union of ...


  13. Berom, Fulani, others sign peace pact in JosRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | In-depth Africa

    Hope is rising in Plateau State about a possible end to the incessant ethnic violence in the state over the last few years. This follows the signing of a peace agreement yesterday in Jos by the representatives of the Berom, Fulani, Jarawa, Yoruba, Igbo, Hausa and Anaguta for their people to co-exist peacefully and stop fighting.


  14. Buhari wins APC presidential primariesRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | In-depth Africa

    ... returned to the country and ran for the President of Nigeria in the 2003, 2007 and 2011 elections. Buhari who is Fulani is Fulani, and a Muslim is a native of Daura in Katsina State. With Buhari's victory, the former Head of state will be going head ...


  15. Afram Plains North registering Fulani cattle ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Ghanamma.com

    The Kwahu Afram Plains North District Assembly has formed a task force to register all Fulani cattle owners and their cattle to enable the Assembly to collect rates from them and also to monitor their movement. The task force would liaise with the chiefs who offer land to the cattle owners and assembly members to register the cattle owners and their cattle.


  16. Nigeria: Taraba Deserves a Passionate Governor - JenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | AllAfrica.com

    ... from one of the most backward local governments; that is Karim Lamido. Before the advent of Governor Danbaba Dan Fulani Suntai, you cannot move five kilometers in any direction from the capital city in the rainy season. You can only use motorcycles. ...


  17. West Africa Spectacular raises thousands of pounds in aid of deprived African music schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    ... selection of songs featuring traditional West African instruments such as the N'goni, a stringed instrument and the Fulani flute. The show was organised by Justine Hart, who has been running Hartbeats African Drumming workshops and classes in High ...


  18. Another Celebrity Wants to Help Africa, And He's No 'Band Aid'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Global Voices Online

    See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone. Since the Live Aid Event organized by Bob Geldof and a bunch of his famous friends in the mid-1980s, Africa has known many world-famous celebrities who show a willingness to help the continent.


  19. Nigerian electoral body in hot water ahead of 2015 voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Newstime Africa

    ... assuming highest office. The pact aims to establish a balance of power between the predominantly Muslim and Hausa-Fulani north and the predominantly Christian South. According to the pact, now written into the ruling party's constitution, power ...


  20. Mining Projects Take Hit From Ebola CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    When Guinea's government pledged to open its vast iron-ore reserves this year after countless delays, MoA se Foulah prepared for a boom. His business, after all, is selling explosives to mining companies-and they were piling into Guinea and its neighbors.