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Ashanti, drew caravans o f Hausa merchants to the entrepots in Gonja. The Brass people went inland up the Niger to purchase yams. There
was much in the way o f local traffic. The roads in Yoruba country
were thronged with men and women on trading expeditions. Even the
despised Kamberri were able to hold a market that attracted buyers from Yauri, Wawa, and Bussa.