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South Atlantic Quarterly (1968) 67 (4): 591–602.
Published: 01 October 1968
... on hauling down the Union Jack were planned for more than a year in advance. The much older Fulani Empire, which the British had overcome but not destroyed when they defeated the defiant Sultan of Sokoto at the battle of Burmi in 1903, lived on. Its end came on May 27, 1967, when twelve states were created...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1966) 65 (4): 523–531.
Published: 01 October 1966
... were Sokoto, also the imperial capital, and Kano, Zaria, Bauchi, Adamawa, and Katsina. These and smaller units, some of them having the status of vassals, were virtually autonomous. The chief emirate of the western section was Gwandu, and its other major units were Nupe, Borgu, and Ilorin. All were...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1968) 67 (3): 499–512.
Published: 01 July 1968
... conservatism in the proposed disciplining of Emir Aliyu of Zaria and Sultan Muhammadu Mai Turare of Sokoto, examined in detail in R. Heussler, The British in Northern Nigeria (London, 1968). Cameron s views are expressed unaffectedly in letters which he exchanged with Lord Lugard in the 1920 s and 193O s...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1966) 65 (4): 421–430.
Published: 01 October 1966
..., the Sardauna of Sokoto, premier of the North and leader of the NPC, had an unfortunate genius for projecting the very image of feudalism to which he and his people so strongly objected when accused of it by Southern politicians. He loved to speak of tradition and ancestors; he moved with a large and colorful...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1966) 65 (3): 418–420.
Published: 01 July 1966
... the earlier editions have won. ARLIN TURNER When My Life, by Alhaji Sir Ahmadu Bello, Sardauna of Sokoto and premier of the Northern Region of Nigeria (Cambridge: Cam­ bridge University Press, 1962. $5.50. Paperback edition, 1966), came into this office, we failed to secure a properly informed reviewer. Upon...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1963) 62 (1): 126–128.
Published: 01 January 1963
... withstood the geographer s demands for exactitude. As a historian, Barth is significant for his material on the Western Sudan, and he has provided essential data for those who are studying the origins of such Northern Nigerian Emirates as Katsina, Kano, Bornu, and Sokoto. The general appraisal by Mr. Kirk...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (3): 451–473.
Published: 01 July 2010
... modernism, such as Skunder Boghossian, Dumile Feni, Gerard Sokoto, Ibrahim El Salahi, and Malangatana Ngwenya, Mancoba had his share of a life charted in exile. In Mancoba’s case, the apartheid system forced him into exile. Starting in the late 1930s, he moved first to Paris and then led...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1969) 68 (2): 143–151.
Published: 01 April 1969
... an asset to give up so easily, whereas the former Northern premier, the Sardauna of Sokoto, had said in 1964 that if the East wanted secession then all that was needed was to sit down and share the assets peacefully. While the war is about oil as much as anything else, the minorities also needed the larger...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1999) 98 (1-2): 177–190.
Published: 01 January 1999
... as to attract new traders from Kano or Sokoto, the Hausa in Ibadan had to retain their cultural specificity as crosscultural brokers. They therefore needed to remain a distinctive group even though they had been settled in Ibadan for a long time. On the basis of these observations, Cohen understood the Hausa...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1958) 57 (4): 491–507.
Published: 01 October 1958
... cated in Methodist Schools, the University of London, and the Inner Temple.2 The North organized its own political party the Northern Peo­ ple s Congress, of which the present leader, and the premier of the region, is the Alhaji Ahmadu, the Sardauna of Sokoto. But on the question of independence...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (3): 505–527.
Published: 01 July 2010
... with three major distinct styles—Nok, Katsina, and Sokoto—recognized in the scholarship. However, the Nok-​style sculptures studied by Nwoko are the oldest, regarded as classic. As archaeologist Ekpo Eyo has shown, classic sculptures are characterized by triangular or semicircular eyes...