Topics include: the history of Mozambique's southern border as found in the archives of the Portuguese Commission of Cartography; the othering of the Fulbe
people by the Mossi Kingdoms (in what is now Burkina Faso); the discursive construction of boundaries in suburban Dakar, Sengal; the history of labor, migration, and borders in the Rwandese-Congolese borderland; African Americans, the American Presbyterian Congo Mission, and the borders of race, mission, and state; and Maasai tradition, modernity, and female identity at the "borders of the present.
Hausa [Hawsa] Nigeria, Benin, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Mali, Niger Fulbe
, Fulfulde (Pulaar) Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, Guinea, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Gambia, Cameroon Yoruba Benin, Niger, Nigeria Bambara/Jula Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, Mali Senoufo Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, Mali Ewe Benin, Ghana, Togo Gurmancema Benin, Burkina Faso, Niger Dagara Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana (Data adopted, with modifications, from Ouedraogo 2000:8)
As her moniker "La Poulard" implied, this woman more than likely came from one of the Peular, Fulbe
, or Fulani ethnic groups of the Senegal River Valley.
Voices: Marriage, Islam, and Medicine in Northern Cameroon.
Here, I describe the organization of Qur'anic schooling in the Fulbe
community in Maroua, Cameroon, at the turn of the millennium.
Aussi Le Roi de Kahel utilise-t-il la terminologie mise en place par l'ethnologie francaise de la premiere moitie du vingtieme siecle, au lieu de l'orthographe scientifique moderne qui est basee sur les langues indigenes (ainsi, Monenembo utilise peul au lieu de pullo, peuls au lieu de fulbe
, poulakou au lieu de pulaaku).
In the north and center, Gorane (sub-groups are Toubou, Daza, Kreda), Zaghawa, Kanembou, Ouaddai, Arabs, Baguirmi, Hadjerai, Fulbe
, Kotoko, Hausa, Boulala, and Maba, most of whom are Muslim.
The expansion and adaptation of Fulbe
pastoralism to subhumid and humid conditions in Nigeria.
The Mandingoes were an exceedingly powerful tribe that had some traditional animosity toward Job's Fulbe
Bororo'en and Fulbe
pastoral women of Northern Nigeria's interior rural geographic location creates further gap to their access and proximity to towns and cities with modern health care services, especially in emergency situations as child birth (Mati, 1998).
Fiddling in West Africa: Touching the Spirit in Fulbe
, Hausa, and Dagbamba Cultures.
Omotayo AM Ecological implications of Fulbe
pastoralism in south western Nigeria.