In another finding, both groups of volunteers preferred excerpts of Western and Mafa
music to altered versions of the same excerpts that sounded dissonant, Fritz and his colleagues report in a paper to appear in the April 14 Current Biology.
: langue de la famille tehadique parlee au Cameroun.
method has been widely described in many articles (Cellmer et al., 2010, 2011a, 2011b, 2012a, 2013).
Mallam Ashiekh Mustapha, the local chief of Mafa
who confirmed the abductions, said the kidnappers also stole 300 cows from the farming community in the raid.
Editor's note: The following interview is based on a request by Mafa
to have the following commentary published.
1983), and plumes of carbon from latrines may promote reducing conditions within groundwater (Mafa
2003), leading to reductive release of trace elements associated with native aquifer materials (Harvey et al.
is a basic leucine zipper transcription factor belonging to the large Maf family of transcription factors.
told Saba that the project includes tourist wings with facilities, considering it as one of key projects of infrastructure for tourism in the governorate.
David et al., "Between bloomery and blast furnace: Mafa
iron-smelting technology in North Cameroon," African Archaeological Review 7 (1989): 183-208, and the article on "Early Iron Smelting in Central Africa" by F.
The Governor had left Maiduguri on Tuesday morning and stopped for campaigns in Mafa
and Dikwa local government areas before heading to Gamboru where he passed the night and returned to Maiduguri on Wednesday.
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Kruse et al., "FoxO1 protects against pancreatic [beta] cell failure through NeuroD and MafA
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