History of the Anbariya in Northern Ghana

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The Story of Yaa Naa Yakubu Andani II (1945–2002)

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What Do you know about the Dagaaba people? (2)

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Naa Nyagse, King of Dagbon from 1416 to 1432

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What Do you know about the Dagaaba people? (1)

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Naa Zangina, King of Dagbon (1648 to 1677)

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The Talensi People

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