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Bornu polity       LUcat Search catalogue 294902295

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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

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West African polities

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