Maba


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Maba

 

(self-designations: Bora and Mabang; also known as the Wadai), a people living in the Republic of Chad, the Wadai region, around and east of Abéché, as well as in the bordering regions of the Republic of Sudan. The Maba, together with the related Masalit, Karanga, Fala (Bakka), and other peoples, number more than 200,000 (1970 estimate). The Maba language belongs to the Central and East Sudanese group; a considerable number of the Maba know Arabic. Their religion is Islam. Their chief occupations are crop raising (millet, maize, peanuts, and beans) and cattle breeding.

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Investigation of additional genes like mabA and inhA are also recomended to completely cover isoniazid resistance.
This places the victim in a state of near-death that causes the body to slowly putrefy, during the process of which it produces a divine substance known as maba which is cooked in the putrefying bodies and is then sucked from the belly of these bodies by the shamans.
Ceballos contended the denial was partially based on his speech at the MABA meeting.
En noviembre de ese mismo ano, el Consejo le infor- maba al Obispo que "cosa ninguna puede perjudicar la buena fama y opinion de la viuda de Ferrer y sus hijas, las cuales han sido en Santo Domingo personas de buena reputacion y mucha honestidad de costumbres", y que su licencia habia subsanado el defecto con que aquel cura habia celebrado y confesado.
In addition, MABA advocates requiring that "due consideration" be given to "all cost factors, including but not limited to automobile rental charges, part return costs, and supplements.
maratibihd Hati tarqa M: maba diha [lam tazul ila taraqq Y.
This theory, which as we shall see is rejected by many other authors who defend the African origin of modern humans, implies a morphological continuity, and therefore one of origin and descent too, from the Zhoukoudian remains of Homo erectus up to the anatomically modern humans via the first Homo sapiens (the Chinese Dali fossils, found near the village of Jiefangcun, 74 mi (120 km) northeast of Xi'an, in Shaanxi province, and the Maba ones, found near Shaoguan, in the northern part of Guandong Province).
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Obiang Nguema Mbasogo was received at Mongomeyen Airport by authorities from the province of Wele Nzas, led by the Governor, Baltasar Maba Esono, and the Mayor of the Municipality of Mongomeyen, Salvador Obiang Engonga.