Kanuri

Categories: Ethnicities

The Kanuri people live largely in the lands of the former Kanem and Bornu empires in Niger and Nigeria, inheriting its devout religious Sunni Muslim tradition. The present Kanuri economy is complex, integrating commerce, home manufacturing, agriculture, services, and fishing.

Synonyms:
Baribari, Beriberi, Beri Beri, Boro, Kanouri, Kanoury, Kanowri, Yerwa
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