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Nigerian Arabic Manuscripts Project(NAMP) Poster Presentation at Ninth Islamic Manuscripts Conference, Magdalene College Cambridge, UK 2-4 Sept. 2013
Ninth Islamic Manuscripts Conference, Magdalene College Cambridge, UK 2-4 Sept. 2013 (2013)
  • Musa Salih Muhammad
Abstract
Arewa House Kaduna was established in 1970 by Professor Abdullahi Smith as a Centre for Historical Documentation and Research. It is a department of Abdullah Bello University in Zaire. ABU is the largest university in West Africa. Arewa House is located on the grounds of the home of the Premier of former Northern Region Alhaji Sir, Ahmadu Bello Sardauna of Sokoto (1910-1966) who was killed by disdain military 1966. Arewa House is concerned, not only with research and documentation of the history and culture of the people of Northern Nigeria, but also with contemporary issues on policy, peace, conflict resolution and leadership. For instance it recently organized and sponsored a conference on Sustainable Development in Northern Nigeria. It also sponsors an annual lecture that celebrates the achievements and ideals of the Sardauna.
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Publication Date
Winter September 3, 2013
Citation Information
Musa Salih Muhammad. "Nigerian Arabic Manuscripts Project(NAMP) Poster Presentation at Ninth Islamic Manuscripts Conference, Magdalene College Cambridge, UK 2-4 Sept. 2013" Ninth Islamic Manuscripts Conference, Magdalene College Cambridge, UK 2-4 Sept. 2013 (2013)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/musasm/9/