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The Malam Haliru Memorial Page
Title: The Malam Haliru Memorial Page
URL: http://human.cc.hirosaki-u.ac.jp/philips/Haliru/haliru.htm
Creator: Philips, John Edward
Abstract: Malam Haliru Muhammad Wurno was a historian who lived in Wurno Nigeria, sometime capital of the Sokoto Caliphate and final resting place of Sultan Muhammad Bello and other rulers and Wazirs of the Caliphate. Haliru's knowledge of the history of the town was a great help to all historians who have investigated the town. These are copies of Malam Haliru's writing's in Hausa-Ajami script. They are not translated yet.
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Keywords: Islam; Nigeria; Hausa; Arabic script; Hausa; city history; urbanity / urbanism
Countries: Nigeria
Subject areas: Language » Languages of African Origin;
History & Geography » Generalities;
Religion & Philosophy » Islam
Resource type: Individual Illustrations (Fotographies, Paintings, Charts);
Collections of historical Sources
Language: English
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