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or Hua·ri  (wä′rē)
A pre-Incan empire with links to the contemporaneous civilization at Tiahuanaco, developing around the 10th century in the Peruvian highlands and spreading to encompass more than half of modern-day Peru before collapsing around 1200.

[After Huari, the type archaeological site of Wari culture, located in south-central Peru.]
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The deceased was identified as Jubayer, 25, a resident of Hare Street of Wari. ASI Baby Ram of Wari Police Station said Jubayer received injuries when his motorcycle crashed into a road side pillar at Wari Post Office Goli around 1:00 am.
That's a long time for an empire to remain intact, and archaeologists are studying remnants of the Wari culture to see what kept it ticking.
With the superior Niel-led offer on the table, Millicom canceled its deal with Wari, prompting Wari to appeal to French courts, then the Senegalese government for intervention.
You are the founder of Wari, which you describe as a platform for financial and business transactions.
Wari is Africa's fastest-growing financial services platform.
Located in central highland Peru near the modern city of Ayacucho, the Wari capital was surrounded by massive stone walls and is thought to have housed tens of thousands at its height.
So for 70 Wari tombs have been found at the Pucllana site.
A team led by Milosz Giersz of the University of Warsaw dug through debris at a Wari site near Peru's northern coast last September and entered an unlooted ceremonial room that contained a stone throne.
The local names of dates include Ghuray Wari, Toto, Allah Wari, Gorho, Asul Khurmo and Nur Aseel.
Jennings started the project thinking that the Wari culture of 600 to 1000 CE was an empire, and he expected to uncover evidence that the Wari were conquerers.
Last summer, their digs in the VIP area of a cemetery at the Wari hillside settlement of Cotocotuyoc yielded up a rare "trophy skull" thought to have belonged to a combat-hardened warrior of about 30 years of age.
Summary: Stephen Williams profiles Kabirou Mbodje, the founder and chief executive of Wari Group, the Senegal-based company that developed the Wari financial gateway -- a unique platform that delivers easy to use financial services across half of sub--Saharan Africa.