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1. Taʾrīkh Ningi.

MS: Kaduna (NA), E/AR46/1: O/AR2/69.

2. Asalin Ningi by F. Edgar.

MS: Kaduna (NA), O/AR2/35.

3. Bauchi wa-Ningi, by Muḥammad na-Gogare.

MS: Kaduna (NA), O/ARC (sic)/54.

4. Taʾrīkh Ningi, by Emir Yakubu III.

MS: Kaduna (NA), K/AR2/2.

Other items on Ningi history may be found in composite manuscripts listed under “Bauchi”. On Ningi history, see Adell Patton, “The Ningi Chiefdom and the African Frontier. Mountaineers and Resistance to the Sokoto Caliphate, 1800-1908”, Ph.D. thesis, University of Wisconsin, 1975. In addi…

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“Ningi”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 09 December 2023 <>
First published online: 2016

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