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Bornu polity       294902295

Scope note
ca. 1256-1893. Location: around Lake Chad, present-day Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria, with a remnant of the old empire continuing to exist as the Borno Emirate in Nigeria, based in Maiduguri.

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Borno Empire
Bornou Empire
Bornu Empire
Fika Emirate
Kanem-Borno Empire
Kanem-Bornu Empire

Broader terms
West African polities

Subject category
09.01.02 NAMED POLITIES



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