Bornu Empire (1380–1893)

The Bornu Empire was a state of what is now northeastern Nigeria. It was a continuation of the great Kanem Empire founded centuries earlier by the Sayfawa Dynasty. In time, it would become even larger than Kanem, incorporating areas that are today parts of Chad, Niger and Cameroon.

http://atlantablackstar.com/2014/10/24/10-african-kingdoms-no-one-talks-about-but-should/

http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/74323/Bornu

http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Bornu_Empire

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