Afusari

Categories: Ethnicities

The plateau-dwelling Afusari are an Izere-speaking ethnic group of Nigeria. Traditionally hunters, a communal activity steeped in religious and ritual significance, they use hunting dogs, horses, and bush fire techniques to flush out game. In recent years, however, they have transitioned into small subsistence farmers.

Synonyms:
Afizarek, Afusare, Fezere, Fezerek, Fizere, Izere, Jarawa, Jarawan Dutse, Jari
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