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SEAT OF POWER IN KANO

The palace has is another important historical monument and a pride to all indigenes of Kano. It... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2016
drsk91
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Kano, Nigeria
Kano where Tradition and Modernity Blend Well

A modern palace which nevertheless maintains its historical and traditional heritage and texture... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2015
Dr Kabir A
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The most striking example of Kano's traditional Hausa architecture, the Emir's Palace is accessible only to those invited by the Emir, but its sheer majesty makes it worth a sightseeing visit.
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26 Mar 2016
“SEAT OF POWER IN KANO”
6 Aug 2015
“Kano where Tradition and Modernity Blend Well”
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Kano, Nigeria
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Reviewed 26 March 2016

The palace has is another important historical monument and a pride to all indigenes of Kano. It reveals the interpolaton of both traditional architecture and modern architecture though in tune with culture of the kano people. It is almost opposite the Kano Museum and prides...More

1  Thank drsk91
Reviewed 6 August 2015

A modern palace which nevertheless maintains its historical and traditional heritage and texture. During the Sallah period visitors travel to Kano to witness the spectacular Hawan Daushe and others in which the Emir participates fully alongside key members of his Council. The shows continue for...More

1  Thank Dr Kabir A
Reviewed 1 May 2014

Luckily, as a volunteer with USAid I was able to have an audience with the Emir. No one speaks to the Emir directly and many of his sons were there as well. It was a luxurious event.

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