The Middle-Belt is a patchwork of ethnic groups, cultures and languages, many of which are not known outside the area to other Nigerians. One such group are the Jarawa. I had the privilege to see some Jarawa guys perform some songs and dances while in Jos. The way they circled and twirled round each other reminded me of English country dancing. The music was a hypnotic mix of bass drum, talking drum and high pitched flutes. It was compelling to watch..
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