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Political support in a Hausa village

Ralph H. Faulkingham

Political support in a Hausa village

by Ralph H. Faulkingham

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Published by University Microfilms in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hausa (African people),
  • Villages -- Niger -- Politics and government.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesUniversity Microfilms Publications -- 71-18, 201., HRAF -- 16.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination4 [14], 217, 1 l.
    Number of Pages217
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16811392M

    Niger became independent from France in and experienced single-party and military rule until , when Gen. Ali SAIBOU was forced by public pressure to allow multiparty elections, which resulted in a democratic government in Political infighting brought the government to a standstill and in led to a coup by Col. Ibrahim on: R Street NW, Washington, DC countries. The traditional settlements of the Hausa people of Northern Nigeria which are described in this article might, perhaps, come into this category. Because of the short life and high maintenance costs of Hausa traditional con- struction, new building methods and materials are now being introduced which.

    History of Northern Nigeria: Establishment of the Hausa States Hausa states or Hausa kingdoms were a collection of independent city states situated in what later became northern Nigeria. Although the people have been Muslim for many centuries, traditional beliefs and paganism were often mixed with the practice of Size: KB.   The origins of West African political economy. In the course of the twentieth century West Africa went through a revolution consisting of an explosion in population, the rise of huge cities and the political division of the region into nominally independent states.

    The Hausa are the largest ethnic group in all of West Africa. Thirty percent of all Hausa can be found in the north and northwest regions of Nigeria, an area known as "Hausaland." The Hausa have been heavily involved in long distance trading for many centuries. Traders exchanged gold from the Middle East for leather, crafts, and food. A valuable book in the genre of African Oral literature is Ruth Finnegan’s Oral Literature in Africa. Some sections of this book focus on folktales. The scholar examines literary issues which relate to the performance of folktales in traditional Africa. The various categories of File Size: KB.


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Political support in a Hausa village by Ralph H. Faulkingham Download PDF EPUB FB2

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This book is at once an examination of the socio-economic life of a small Hausa village and a study of the way of life of the rural Hausa generally.

The book as a whole provides a wide-ranging survey both of what was known and of what was, and in some cases still is, little by: The Hausa (autonyms for singular: Bahaushe (), Bahaushiya (); plural: Hausawa and general: Hausa; exonyms: Ausa; Francophonic spelling: Haoussa) are the largest ethnic group in Sub-Saharan Hausa are a diverse but culturally homogeneous people based primarily in the Sahelian and the sparse savanna areas of southern Niger and northern Nigeria respectively, Benin: 1, Hausa Download.

likes. Download all kinds of Hausa music audio and video, audio-Novel, Gargajiya, Engausa Hip-Hop audio and video, Nupe music audio and video for freeFollowers: The Hausa Kingdom, also known as Hausa Kingdoms or Hausaland, was a collection of states started by the Hausa people, situated between the Niger River and Lake Chad (modern day northern Nigeria).Hausaland lay between the Western Sudanic kingdoms of Ancient Ghana and Mali and the Eastern Sudanic kingdoms of Kanem-Bornu.

Hausaland took shape as a political. Hausa/Fulani pre-colonial political system can be credited to the Holy Jihad fought by Uthman Danfodio in They can be found in the Northern part of Nigeria covering areas like Kaduna, Sokoto, Kano, Zaria, etc.

The system of government adopted is monarchical in nature popularly regarded as a highly centralized method of administration. Not only. Social Organization. One of the most salient principles in Hausa society is the segregation of adults according to gender. Throughout Hausaland, seclusion of married women is normative, and the extradomestic impact of sexual segregation and stratification is that women are legal, political, and religious minors and the economic wards of men.

Hausa is a member of the Afroasiatic language family, and is the most widely spoken language within the Chadic languages branch of that family. Ethnologue estimated that it was spoken as a first language by some 47 million people, and as a second language by another 25 million, bringing the total number of Hausa speakers to an estimated 72 million.

By more recent Language family: Afro-Asiatic, ChadicWest. Maguzawa are a subgroup of the Hausa people who still adhere to some of the tenets of the pre-Islamic traditional religions of Kano and Katsina, cities in northern of the citizens are found in the rural areas close to Kano and Katsina.

They are known to have facial scarification similar to early rulers of Kano and Katsina under the Kutumbawa lineage. In earlier times the Hausa were organized in the Hausa States. Long the vassals of Bornu, the states were conquered by the Songhay in and by the Fulani in the early 19th cent.

In colonial Nigeria the traditional Hausa-Fulani social and political structure was largely maintained under the British policy of indirect rule. HAUSA BOOKS. 2, likes 1 talking about this. HAUSA BOOKSFollowers: K. Hausa/Fulani pre-colonial political system can be credited to the Holy Jihad fought by Uthman Danfodio in They can be found in the Northern part of Nigeria covering areas like Kaduna, Sokoto, Kano, Zaria, etc.

The system of government adopted is monarchical in nature popularly regarded as a highly centralized method of administration.

Islam and Hausa Culture. Article structures of the Hausa rulers in cluding the political titles, the. are used to support this argument. A new model for the peopling of West Africa is Author: Ademola Adeleke. book translation in English-Hausa dictionary.

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Smith, Mary E (). Baba of Karo. New Haven: Yale University Press. Originally published in Smith, M. "The Hausa of Northern Nigeria.".

Hausa society was, and to a large extent continues to be, politically organized on a feudal basis. The ruler (emir) of one of the several Hausa states is surrounded by a number of titled officeholders who hold villages as fiefs, from which their agents collect taxes.

Administration is aided by an extensive bureaucracy, often utilizing records written in Arabic. Hausa English Pocket Dictionary - Kamus Na Hausa Da Turanci by A. Skinner and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Hausa states, group of neighbouring African states, occasionally interconnected from the midth century by loose territory lay above the confluence of the Niger and Benue rivers (in present-day northern Nigeria), between the Songhai empire in the west and that of the Kanem-Bornu, or Bornu, in the east.

The seven true Hausa states, or Hausa Bakwai (Biram, Daura. The Hausa and Fulani people are located mostly in northern part of Nigeria. With a population of over 30 million, they have the largest population in West Africa because of their intermarriages and constant interaction with different peoples.

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