Sokoto Caliphate

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Sokoto Caliphate:

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1754–1817. Fulani religious and political leader. Beginning as an itinerant Muslim missionary in northern Nigeria, he gained a large following for his syncretic visions, establishing a base in Gudu.
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Lugard's repeating-guns cut the Sultan's calvary to pieces and the last bastion of the Fulani empire in Hausaland fell.