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ROYAL-TITLES IN KANO EMIRATE

Royal-Title in Kano Emirate is a traditional system in which different royal titles were classified according to their holders. Each royal title in Kano has its own meaning and those designed to be the holders of the title. Royal Titles in Kano Kingdom or Emirate are many and carried different meaning and duties. Currently, some…
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HISTORY OF KANO CITY

History of Kano City was an ancient story that attracted the attention of many historians all over the world. The history of the city has dated back to more than thousand years ago. Even the foundation of the Kano Kingdom was around the year 999 A.D. when Bagauda established the Kano authority as a city-state.…
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ISLAM IN KANO

Islam in Kano is a historical phenomenon that attracted the attention of different scholars especially Kano historians. The religion of Islam which originated from the the ancient city of Mecca reached Kano around the mid 14th century. Background Before the 14th century, Kano land or Kingdom was not an Islamic state. The rulers and the…
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