Kordofan

  • (noun): A mountainous province of central Sudan.

Some articles on kordofan:

Messiria Tribe - Geography of Messiria Country (Dar Al Messiria) - Dar Al Messiria in Kordofan, Sudan
... In Kordofan, the Messiria occupies the area historically known as West Kordofan, among their well known locations are Abyei, Babanousa, El Muglad, Lagawa, El Mairam, and Lake Kailak ...
William Hicks - 1883 Expedition
... and the appointment of Hicks as commander-in-chief of an expeditionary force to Kordofan with orders to crush the mahdi, who in January 1883 had captured El Obeid, the capital of that province ... contemplated, stated his opinion that it would be best to "wait for Kordofan to settle itself" (telegram of 5 August) ... Duem and struck inland across the almost waterless wastes of Kordofan for Obeid ...
Hawazma Tribe - Socio-Ecnonomic Factors: Pastoralism and Agriculture
... villages from southern parts of Al Obeid city in Northern Kordofan to Talodi city in South Kordofan ... who settled in northern border of South Kordofan or Southern border of North Kordofan are mostly Gumaiyya, including Gumaiyya Kilaibab, Gumaiyya Al Hussienat, and ... their farm while standing, not similar to those of Hawazma deep in South Kordofan who tend while they are sitting on their heels ...
Awlad Himayd - Description
... Awlad Himayd live in eastern parts of South Kordofan ... Their inner southern nomadic area is part of the wilderness of South Kordofan, a dense high savanna forest land ... are farmers they grow all types of South Kordofan crops sesame, millets, okra, and ground nuts ...
Kordofan Giraffe
... The Kordofan Giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis antiquorum) is a subspecies of giraffe found in northern Cameroon, southern Chad, Central African Republic and possibly western Sudan ... also revealed that all "West African Giraffe" in European zoos are in fact Kordofan Giraffe ... Compared to most other subspecies, the Kordofan Giraffe has relatively small, more irregular spots on the inner legs ...