Islam penetrated the traditional societies of the Yoruba speaking peoples of south-west Nigeria given their established commercial relationship with the peoples of the North, particularly the Nupe and Fulani
Prevalence of Mansonella perstans infections among the nomadic fulanis
of northern Nigeria.
Majority of the respondents are Yoruba with few Fulanis
and Igbo reside in the area.
Pers is grazed by all livestock in Senegal, pulped up leaves are used by the Fulanis
to add to milk, millet or guinea corn pap as a seasoning.
Nomadic populations including Fulanis
, Dogons, Bellas, Kurumbas, etc.
Among the various people you meet on the journey are Fulanis
in colourful wear.