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Berom tribe of Plateau State of Nigeria

Sen Luka Gwom Zangabadt

Berom tribe of Plateau State of Nigeria

by Sen Luka Gwom Zangabadt

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Published by Fab Education Books in Jos, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Plateau State (Nigeria),
  • Plateau State(Nigeria)
    • Subjects:
    • Birom (African people) -- History.,
    • Birom (African people) -- Social life and customs.,
    • Plateau State (Nigeria) -- History.,
    • Plateau State(Nigeria) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-299) and index.

      StatementSen Luka Gwom.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT515.45.B58 Z36 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxiv, 304 p. :
      Number of Pages304
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1134370M
      ISBN 10978202337X
      LC Control Number94100765

      Reporting Nzem Berom, the cultural festival of the Berom nation in Plateau state is not about who said what, who came and who did not come. If we need go on that premise, it would become a daunting task to identify and tag the names of hundreds of people who thronged the Jos stadium, venue of the most consistent and promising festival in Nigeria.   At least 86 people, according to the police, were murdered by unknown gunmen in Plateau State of Nigeria on Saturday. While police say the number of those killed is 86, a local resident confirmed people were killed. Nearly all the victims were Christians returning from the funeral service of a community chief.

        By Saleh Ibrahim Bature Before the recent disappearance of major general Idris Alkali, former Director of Administration, Army headquarters, the Dura Du District, a notorious enclave populated by the ethnocentric Berom tribes of Plateau state has not been in the news domains of Nigeria The seven consecutive days of draining of the pond by the [ ].   Author of Grassroot democracy in Nigeria, Local government & political metamorphoses, History of Wase Local Government Council of Plateau State of Nigeria, Trade unionism and social development in Nigeria, The Zangabadt family in Beromland, The Berom tribe of Plateau State of Nigeria, Plateau State political and administrative system, This is .

      The Middle Belt is a term used in human geography to designate a belt region stretching across central Nigeria longitudinally and forming a transition zone between Northern and Southern Nigeria. It is characterised by its lack of a clear majority ethnic group, and is the location of Nigeria's Federal Capital eminence of manifold minority groups, to some degree, . Mr Lalong is unlikely to enjoy the support of Berom tribe from which former governor Jang, a chieftain of the PDP, comes from. Ex Plateau state governor, Jonah Jang. [PHOTO CREDIT: Punch Newspapers].


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Berom tribe of Plateau State of Nigeria by Sen Luka Gwom Zangabadt Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Berom tribe of Plateau State of Nigeria [Sen Luka Gwom Zangabadt] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Food: The Berom people have a native food referred to as ‘Rizgah’ which is a fingerlet-type crop that is cooked, peeled and eaten (without soup, stew or any ingredient, just like eating boiled groundnuts.

Just boiled groundnuts. The major traditional food of the Berom tribe however, is called ‘ Acha’ (Hungary Rice). The Berom are the largest ethnic group in Plateau State with a population of over 2 million people.

The Berom have been linked to the Nok civilization, a civilization that dates back between BC to AD. The Berom are believed to have migrated from as far as Ethiopia, moving to Sudan, Chad then to Niger where they settled for a while before.

Berom Tribe. The people of Berom occupy four local government areas in Plateau state. Local government areas occupied by this tribe are Riyom, Jos North, Jos south, and Barkin Ladi. The people of Berom speak the Berom language which is not similar to the Hausa language.

The Berom People of Plateau State The sad events in Plateau State Nigeria since have thrown up issues to the surface. A lot of people, particularly in southern Nigeria, who often thought that everybody in the north is Hausa have been pushed to begin to ask questions as to who the other tribes are.

In answering such questions as it concerns. The Berom constitute the largest of the indigenous ethnic groups on the Jos Plateau taking almost 47 percentage of the state population covering about four local government areas such as Jos North, Jos South, Barkin Ladi (Gwol) and Riyom local government area and some in southern Kaduna province.

AT the Berom Political Summit, stakeholders reflected on their successes and failures during the general elections, regretting that they lost out at the gubernatorial election in the state. The untold killings that may have triggered Plateau massacre.

J Plateau State, four Fulani cattle traders were murdered in the same area. The Berom people. The forty or so Plateau languages are a tentative group of Benue–Congo languages spoken by million people on the Jos Plateau and in adjacent areas in central original formulation included the Jukunoid and Kainji languages, and later the Dakoid languages; Jukunoid and Kainji now form a parent branch of Plateau called Central Nigerian (Platoid).Geographic distribution: Plateau, Kaduna, and.

Get this from a library. The Berom tribe of Plateau State of Nigeria. [Sen Luka Gwom Zangabadt]. The petition here is that these Islamic extremists that have arranged the successful killing in Plateau state are the same people using the media, BBC Hausa service, Aljazeera, Daily Trust newspaper and the likes to tarnish the State, the people and call the Governor names.

Studies in Berom history and culture, Volume 2 Studies in Berom History and Culture, Charles C. Jacobs: Editor: Subjects: History › Africa › Central.

Birom (African people) History History / Africa / Central History / Africa / General Plateau State (Nigeria). The Joshua Project Progress Scale is an estimate of the progress of church planting among a people group, people cluster, country or language.

The Progress Scale is derived from people group values for percent Evangelical and percent Christian Adherent. The Ethnic Groups of Plateau State Plateau State is a microcosm of Nigeria, meaning that all ethnic groups in Nigeria are found residing and working in the state.

However, the indigenous tribes in Plateau’s seventeen local government areas (in bold type) include: The Berom People of Plateau State. The Berom have a paramount ruler called the Gbong Gwom Jos.

The traditional stool was created in by the British colonial administration of Northern Nigeria. Northern Nigeria was composed of completely different linguistic and cultural features between the ethnicities on the Plateau and the other groups. By Golok Nanmwa,Jos Plateau State Governor, Hon Simon Lalong, on Saturday commiserated with the family of the Second Republic President of Nigeria, the late Alhaji Shehu Shagari and his Sokoto State counterpart, Aminu Tambuwal over the death of.

LGA, and Bauchi State. Brief history: Berom people are Christian in the central and western regions of Africa. Much fighting between conflicting religions has caused a lot of riots between Berom people and their neighboring tribes.

They are the major ethnic group on the Jos Size: 77KB. The Berom (sometimes also spelt as Birom) people are an indigenous ethnic group of the Jos Plateau in Nigeria. Studies in Berom history and culture, Volume 1 Studies in Berom History and Culture, Charles C. Jacobs: Editor: Subjects: History › Africa › Central.

Birom (African people) History History / Africa / Central History / Africa / General Plateau State (Nigeria). The Senator, representing Plateau North, where the recent attacks and killings of over Berom ethnic group were perpetrated by suspected Fulani militias, Jonah David Jang, has described the.

NZEM BEROM 12th May, Brief History; Due to the resurgence of relative peace in jos the capital city of Plateau State which has been bedeviled by crises in time past,the city has once again come alive especially with the recent hosting of a recent cultural festival, the Nzem Berom Festival.Berom or Birom (Cèn Bèrom) is the most widely spoken Plateau language in Nigeria.

The language is locally numerically important and is consistently spoken by Berom of all ages in rural areas. However, the Berom are shifting to Hausa in cities.

The small Cen and Nincut dialects may be separate languages. Approximately 1 million () people speak in this ge family: .COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .