Fulani

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a member of a pastoral and nomadic people of western Africa

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a family of languages of the Fulani of West Africa and used as a lingua franca in the sub-Saharan regions from Senegal to Chad

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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.