Marabout-Soninke Jihad ca. 1842-1875

[ 1842 - 1875 ]
Acting Governor Ingram was stopped from making more treaties with kings on the upper reaches of the [Gambia] river in 1842 only by bitter fighting between two Muslim sects in the area, the Marabout and Soninke...

...warfare between the Muslim sects... began to spread...

1869... continued Sonike-Smarabout fighting...

1875... Soninke-Marabout wars ended in that year with the forcible conversion by the Marabout leader and slave dealer, Fodi Kabba, of the Soninke king, Bojang, into a Marabout...


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