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British Council

The Ette Ennaka People, ancestral inhabitants of the Magdalena region, were formerly known as “Chimilas”, part of the “Great Chimila Nation”. According to historians, it runs from the Frio River and the northwest foothills of Sierra Nevada in Santa Marta, to near Mompox and the Zapatosa Swamp, including some areas around the Magdalena, Cesar and Ariguaní rivers.

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