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  • proper n. A Chadic language of Nigeria.


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  • And true, there were all those small pockets of Tarok and Goemai, small subsets of ethnicities.

    One Nation, Under Gods

  • The high, dry ridges and rocky escarpments of the Middle Belt also provided an ideal defense against Muslim slave raiders for non-Muslim hill people like the Goemai.

    God’s Country

  • Economics lay at the heart of the enmity between the two groups: as merchants and herders, the Muslim Jarawa were much wealthier than the Christian Tarok and Goemai.

    God’s Country

  • Between the iron goalposts milled ethnic Jarawa, principally Muslim merchants and herders; next to them were the Tarok and Goemai, predominantly farmers and Christians.

    God’s Country

  • In the cluster, 25 of the groups are considered least-reached, including the Bade, Goemai, Gera, Karekare and Ngizim.

    Survey of West Africa: Peoples Summarized


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