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The middle Benue region and the Sokoto Jihad 1812-1869

Mahmoud Hamman

The middle Benue region and the Sokoto Jihad 1812-1869

the impact of the establishment of the Emirate of Muri

by Mahmoud Hamman

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Published by Arewa House, Ahmadu Bello University in Kaduna, Nigeria .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Intergroup relations -- Nigeria -- History -- 19th century,
  • Sokoto Jihad, 1803-1830,
  • Nigeria -- Benue State -- History -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Mahmoud Hamman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT515.57 H36 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 219 p.
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22668090M
    ISBN 109781250852
    LC Control Number2008430174
    OCLC/WorldCa238787986

    Jul 24,  · Three Empires on the Nile: The Victorian Jihad, and millions of other books are As the media accuse Western soldiers of barbarity and a region slides into chaos, the armies of God clash on an ancient river and an accidental empire arises. This is not the Middle East of the early twenty-first century. It is Africa in the late Cited by: 4. Email this Article.

    In modern times this was also true of the 18th and 19th centuries in Muslim Africa south of the Sahara, where religio-political conquests were seen as jihads, most notably the jihad of Usman dan Fodio, which established the Sokoto caliphate () in what is now northern Nigeria. THE SOKOTO CALIPHATE, NIGERIA, Brevet-Major Francis Charles March, Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment All Saints, Maidstone, Kent The Background It would be easy to assume that Boko Haram's activities in Northern Nigeria are a recent phenomenon, .

    Jun 26,  · Critically, also, what we see as genocidal slaughtering in Benue and Plateau is the genius of the Sokoto Caliphate transposed into Karmic context. Therefore, allow me put my pen to rest by giving a direct epistle to the Sultan of Sokoto, Emir Kano, Atiku Abubakar, El Rufai and the entire members of the Miyeti Allah Confraternity. SOKOTO, an important Fula state of west central Sudan, now a province of the British protectorate of Nigeria. The sultan of Sokoto throughout the 19th century exercised an overlordship over the Hausa states extending east from the Niger to Bornu and southward to the Benue and fixdemocracynow.comy: Nigeria.


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The middle Benue region and the Sokoto Jihad 1812-1869 by Mahmoud Hamman Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Middle Benue Region and the Sokoto Jihad: the impact of the establishment of the Emirate of Muri. In M. Hamman, The Middle Benue region and the Sokoto Jihad – ; The impact of the establishment of the Emirate of Muri. Nigeria: Ahmadu Bello University Press Ltd, M.

Hamman, The Middle Benue region and the Sokoto Jihad –. His name is Colonel Muhammadu Sada Abubakar and like all Sokoto sultans, Col Abubakar is reportedly descended from Uthman dan Fodio, who led a 19th Century jihad to spread Islam across northern Nigeria.

The Sokoto Caliphate founded by dan Fodio became one of the largest pre-colonial states in. May 19,  · Unlike the military conquests in Northern Africa, they were started by rural peoples to reform their own areas, thus they were revolutions, not conquests.

Sheikh Usman dan Fodio’s Sokoto Jihad is the best known of the Western Africa jihads, the most successful, and the first in the area to officially be declared as a jihad. Transformation of Sokoto Caliphate by Sheik Usman Danfodiyo: A Social Thought Perspective* Dr. Vaffi Foday Sheriff Department of Islamic Studies, Faculty of Arts and Islamic studies, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Sokoto-Nigeria I.

Introduction The Sokoto Caliphate was established in Unlike the militant way the jihad movement was executed in Hausaland, most 29 Mahmoud Hamman, The Middle Benue Region and the Sokoto Jihad, The Impact of the Establishment of the Emirate of Muri (Zaria: Ahmadu Bello University Press, ), May 03,  · NIGERIA TODAY AND SOKOTO JIHAD IN RETROSPECT.

Posted by otuonye the emergence of Gobir as a dominant state in the region in the 18th century with its ruthless and destructive military tactics as it sought to build its power throguh military activities created tension and worsened the deplorable condition in which the commoners found.

The Sokoto Caliphate was an independent Islamic Sunni Caliphate in West Africa that was founded during the jihad of the Fulani War in by Usman dan Fodio. It was abolished when the British conquered the area in and established the Northern Nigeria fixdemocracynow.coml: Gudu, (), Sokoto, (–.

Feb 11,  · He established the Sokoto caliphate, the largest state in subsaharan Africa at that time and ruled as it's first Sultan. In all his wars and conquests, Uthman's albatross was the Tiv and minority ethnic groups that occupied the patch of the map known today as Benue State, Plateau, Taraba, parts of Kogi and Kwara states.

Apr 18,  · The Usman dan Fodio Jihad also resulted in the flowering of Islam in Hausaland and the consolidation of Muslim culture first in Hausaland and then in non-Hausa areas such as Nupe, Ilorin and parts of the Benue valley region (Ikime, op cit).Prior to the Jihad, Islam was essentially a royal religion.

How benue manage to stop the jihad is a whole topic for another day The answer is simple, each time sokoto try to send a huge army down,Damagaram and Borno send their own armies also to the northern boarders of the caliphate.

The Sokoto Caliphate was the largest state in West Africa in the nineteenth century, but it was really fifteen smaller states or emirates united under the authority of the Sultan of Sokoto.

Byleadership was already in the hands of one of dan Fodio's sons, Muhammad Bello, who is credited with solidifying control and establishing much of. The Middle Benue region and the Sokoto Jihad, The impact of the establishment of the Emirate of Muri.

Kaduna: Arewa House, Ahmadu Bello University. MLA. Hamman, Mahmoud. The Middle Benue Region and the Sokoto Jihad, The Impact of the Establishment of the Emirate of Muri.

Kaduna: Arewa House, Ahmadu Bello University, Connel Publications and Rex Charles Publications,Ibadan. Country Published. Nigeria. In the early decades of the nineteenth century, agents of the newly constituted Sokoto Caliphate repeatedly raided non-Muslim communities on the northern and southern banks of the Benue and the Niger rivers.

26 Hamman, M. (), The Middle Benue Re gion and the Sokoto Jihad The Impact of the Establishment of the Emirate of Muri, A.B.U. Press, Zaria, pp 27 Ibid. Sponsor a Book. Benue State 14 Search. The Middle Benue region and the Sokoto Jihad, Mahmoud Hamman Read.

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Conscientia BeamAuthor: E. Oruonye. The expansive valleys of the Niger and Benue River valleys dominate the southern areas of the region. To the southeast of the Benue river, hills and mountains which forms the Mambilla Plateau create the highest plateau in Northern fixdemocracynow.coml: Lokoja, (–), Zungeru.

Following the launching of jihad against Sarkin Gobir and other Hausa chiefs by Uthman dan Fodio, a renowned Muslim reformer, Yola became one of the focal points for Uthman's Movement south of the Lake Chad region.

The leader was Modibbo Adama () and the emirate he formed was called Adamawa. The study analyses the factors which came into play in the creation and maintenance of.

Jan 18,  · The post reads, “Benue State belongs to the Fulani people by right of conquest. This is because half of the state is part of the Bauchi Emirate and the other half is part of the Adamawa Emirate.

Benue is therefore part and parcel of the Sokoto Caliphate. So no one has the right to expel the Fulani from Benue under any guise.jukun people of the kwarrarafa kingdom the warriors! the undefeated! a brief historical antecedent part 1 by pst samuel.y.Benue people were not the only ones in the middlebelt to resist jihad and defeat the fulanis, let alone the entire present day Nigeria.

Jukun people (of Wukari, Taraba south) also defeated and resisted the fulani caliphate. Plateau & Southern Kaduna people also did. Igalas also did. Numan confederacy of Adamawa south also resisted the fulanis.