Pastoral livelihoods of the Fulani on the Jos Plateau of Nigeria

  title={Pastoral livelihoods of the Fulani on the Jos Plateau of Nigeria},
  author={Ayodele O. Majekodunmi and Akinyemi O Fajinmi and Charles Dongkum and Alexandra P. M. Shaw and Susan Christina Welburn},
The Jos Plateau is an important cattle-producing area in Nigeria, with a high concentration of pastoral Fulani. In recent decades, pastoralist studies have focused on arid and semi-arid areas, with few based in the sub-humid zones, such as the Jos Plateau. There have been significant socio-economic and agricultural changes in this area over time which makes it necessary to assess current pastoral livelihood strategies. A pastoral livelihood analysis of 66 individual households/herds across 30… CONTINUE READING
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