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The sultan, however, detained him, and being seized with dysentery he died near Sokoto on the 13th of April 1827.
The third returned from Sokoto, and had about the same number of slaves and camels as the second.
To the south, the British were supposed to control "all that properly belongs to the kingdom of Sokoto."
Thence he went to Sokoto, intending afterwards to go to Bornu.
Say is directly west of Sokoto, and you can easily find Lake Chad on your map, for it is a very large lake.