THE HIDDEN AGENDA OF GRAZING RESERVE
We have all recently been inundated with the demand of the Hausa/Fulani to establish grazing reserves all over the country, but not many understand the real intent of the Fulani in that plan. Many of us also do not know the origins of the “reserve” ideology.
Let us quickly examine, where the “reserve ideology” are coming from. The Europeans have been powerful and domineering the world over especially Western Europe. The Europeans had formed a colonization alliance with the Fulanis and use them as proxies for continued colonization and subjugation of indigenous blacks especially in black Africa- See Lugard’s dual mandate pg 198 https://goo.gl/u0BI06).
The Europeans on their own part went to Australia, relegated the aborigines to reserves and you can read a little about the Australian Aboriginal reserves at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indigenous_Protected_Area
The same Europeans in Canada, relegated the aborigines and natives in Canada to reserves and you can read about the reserves at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_reserve
The same Europeans did the same in New Zealand by relegating the aborigines to the reserves and you can read about the same thing for New Zealand at http://nzetc.victoria.ac.nz/tm/scholarly/tei-Mac02Comp-t1-g1-t18-g1-t10.html
The same Europeans did the same in USA and pushed the Aborigines or Indians out and that's the power of European domination. You will notice that the natives are all there but are being ruled by the Europeans. The question now is, how the Fulanis fit into this whole equation. During the Transatlantic slave trade, the Fulani were brutal slave raiders, who attacked and caught slaves from both the Bight of Biafra and Bight of Benin for the European slave masters. The Europeans somehow convinced them that Bight slaves were in high demand(Note the same Europeans are the buyers who also went from behind to buy directly from the two Bights) You can read a little about Northern slave raiding in Up the Niger pg 30 - https://goo.gl/y7hjKI and how the non muslim areas differed from muslim areas - http://goo.gl/LR4Xjp
Compare the idea that Bight slaves are of higher demand with oil today that Nigeria oil was the best(same ideology, same system, they drill, they explore they employ and they own the companies while the Hausa/Fulani helps them put any house slave in check or kill them as the case may be)
The Fulani has thus been partners in European colonization of black Africa. The only unfortunate thing is that the Europeans only use them to replicate what the Europeans are doing to other races and whereas the Europeans have hardwork, technology and advancement, and religion the Fulani do not have either education, technology, religion or development because the Islam they come with is an Arab religion. Ideally, while the Europeans go to a place and push the aborigines to the Sidelines using their superior technology and knowledge, the Fulani do not have any of such to come with.
Being that the Fulanis do not have education, technology or other advancements to bring, they come with their nomadic lifestyle, Almajiri, illiteracy and religion.
The desire for conquest by the Fulanis are the reason behind the so called grazing reserves. The long time effect of the reserve will be the Fulani will establish a foothold in all the states hiding under cattle grazing. The Europeans would then be using them to ensure that development is held in check among the indigenous groups. With the reserves for example, there will come no meaningful development from it, it will not lead to any new or modern abattoirs but will as usual bring with it illiteracy and promiscuity. The end result of the illiteracy and promiscuity will be the almajiri and that's it - the whole Nigeria will be like the North with millions of children out of school and no meaningful development will come from it.
You may be wondering where and how do the Fulanis bring the sophisticated ideas and other weapons of subjugation from? Here is how it works - The Europeans are competition based as a people, while the Fulanis are force and violence based. While the Europeans would develop the place because they want to enjoy good roads water and electricity, what development do you expect from cattle rearing? The cattle rearers are nomadic and have no need for either your good road or your education and that destroys the entire fabric of any area they enter. However, the Europeans mostly the British who understand what is going on, will now hide behind their ignorance and lack of aspiration to present things the way they want.
For example - do you not wonder how they know about gerrymandering also “jegamandering” used to rig elections? Do you wonder why they will put all the roads in the exclusive list to prevent both the state government or an individual from fixing the road? Do you wonder how they identify the best candidates in an election that will be fit for purpose so that nothing moves? The Europeans have records of almost everyone, and did not start playing the game today. As far back as 1795 when Equiano Olaudah wrote his narrative, they had known how to look for ways to claim he was wrong. You can read Equiano’s Book here or at least the note to the reader where the British tried to dismiss his own story about the Igbos by claiming he was not born in Africa - https://goo.gl/YaT9FA
The goal of the reserve is a way to conquer because the Fulanis are good at conquering by violence and poverty. Comparatively, if you have ever taken time to study the Europeans and how they subjugate Indigenous ethnic groups wherever they are - you will notice that the pattern is the same, those countries are developed to about the same level and comparable only to the Asians - like China and India at least. The biggest powers in black Africa is also the European side of South Africa and may be Zimbabwe, and this should tell you exactly how they function. Unfortunately for blacks, the Fulani do not have such goodies to bring, they do not manufacture anything and do not have things anyone would want to copy. Think about it - what did the Hausa gain from Fulani conquest? What did the Fulani gain from conquering them? If you compare the Europeans you see that they look out for their own - almost every company you have in USA has a branch in Europe and vice-versa, they also buy their companies accross themselves. Do they come to buy in Africa outside the white side? The answer is NO and you can see their way with the Mugabe question - https://youtu.be/O_liFvNvX-Q
We can then quickly see the many ways the Europeans and Americans use them to enslave all of us. You will notice that despite centuries of Fulani romance with the Europeans, the only thing the Europeans give them is military training and sell them weapons. It does not matter what you and I think, you will notice that Buhari has started campaigning for while the grazing field must move down south and we all remember that Audu Ogbe had mentioned it early this year - http://goo.gl/5LlJma
You will probably notice the same man quoting what Saudi Arabia or USA did for grazing but will never agree for us to also have an accurate head count like the Americans or have autonomy like Scotland, England and Wales have in the UK or the provinces in Canada. You will also notice that they do not ever emulate or copy good things because they have to do conquest by poverty and deprivation.He will never support self determination in order to preserve African ethnic groups without realizing what the Europeans are using them to do.
If you recall Buhari’s visit to katsina recently, he claimed to have made a plan for grazing routes to prevent farmer clashes and create grazing reserves all over the country http://allafrica.com/stories/201605110098.html
One big question to ask here is - how on earth can a people think the solution to a problem is to increase the problem? You probably read where the solution was any herdsman who allowed the cattle to destroy a farm would be fined? You put no checks in place, how on earth do they know that crops have been destroyed without the clashes? Why will the Fulani not modernize and seek to rear cattle like any modern society would do? They will be quick to argue that there are grazing reserves in advanced countries but the moment you tell them to make the state's autonomous as they are in those countries, it becomes a problem. If cattle rearing and Almajiri was indeed a Fulani culture why are the children of Buhari and the Northern elders not rearing cattle but schooling in the UK? They want to import grass from Brazil, why cant they learn how the Brazilians produced the grass they want to import so we can produce it ourselves? Why can't they do simple irrigation that a few engineers in Nigeria with relevant support can comfortably do?
The hope will be for the people down south to come together and mechanize cattle rearing such that Fulani beef does not get sold at all. The North claims to have over 80% of landmass, the South-East has little or no land, the South-South has been damaged by oil exploration but black people being unfortunate that the Fulanis used by the Europeans to dominate and subjugate everyone else to rather sad level of destitution and poverty cannot do ordinary irrigation to help preserve the African ethnic groups. If one may ask, what do the Fulanis gain from pulling ethnic groups down? The hausas conquered by the Fulanis shows us what Fulani conquest will look like and for anyone who wants to know what his wife will look like when she gets old, the simple thing to do will be to look at her biological mother. Making all parts of Nigeria to be like the North will be a humanitarian catastrophe for blacks and will destroy what is left of us from the transatlantic slave trade since we are still under colonization by proxy where Europeans use the Fulani to subjugate the indigenous ethnic group - a legacy re-enfroced by Frederick Lugard the British terrorist behind the whole rubbish - you can see pag 198 of Lugard’s book at https://goo.gl/u0BI06 We must remember that colonization came after the slave trade ended as replacement
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