Fulani


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Fulani

a cattle-owning tribe in West Africa. Many varieties of zebu cattle are included in the general category of Fulani. See sudanese fulani cattle.
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What are you doing to check the influx of foreign Fulani herdsmen into the country and from polluting the indigenous ones?
Smallholder farmers/Mbororo Fulani pastoralists and students are aware of the causes of climate change and contribute to mitigating the effects.
The mild situation of chronic diseases (Diabetes mellitus and hypertension) among Shattaya Fur is comparable to that of the Fulani tribe on Tulus.
We had reported previously on diets of rural Fulani cattle herders in Nigeria (14), but we lacked quantitative and comprehensive information on diets of urban dwellers in Jos, which prevented us from relating the lipid profiles of urban subjects to their dietary habits.
Before now, the president told Nigerians that he is not in the hurry to take decision concerning the killings of the innocent people in the state by his brothers Fulani herdsmen.
Thirty Fulani ethnic group children and women were killed during the attacks in Numan villages by suspected Bachama farmers and already investigation has commenced to arrest the suspects,'' Othman Abubakar said.
The Fulani began building states in the 18th century by mounting jihads against non-Islamic rulers in existing states in the Guinea-Senegal region.
Thousands of people from the roaming Fulani ethnic group are reported to have fled south this year, running up against Christian crop farmers, who accuse the Muslim herdsmen of violence against villagers.
The fact that the herders are mostly Muslims of Fulani or Tuareg ethnicity, and that farmers in the areas they migrate to are mostly Christians of other ethnic groups, introduces a lethal sectarian context to the conflict.
Kano State government is to set up a Fulani market in the state metropolis where business practices that comprise selling of milk might be organized.
in central Nigeria were attacked by people believed to be Fulani