ZAMFARA STATE

Zamfara State was one of the old Hausa city state. It extends up to the bend of River Rima to the Northwest and River Ka in the Southwest. Zamfara kingdom came into being in the 11th century and flourished up to the 16th century as a city state. Zamfara is dominated by the Hausa and Fulani and the other ethnic groups in the state includes the Kanuri, Nupe and Tivs. The occupation of the people of the state is primarily farming. They produce both food crops and cash crops.
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ZAMFARA STATE
KIYAWA CITY WALLS

Just like Kano City walls, Kiyawa City walls were ancient walls constructed purposely to secure the territory against any external oppression.
MARU WILDLIFE

historical and cultural heritage. There are five major ethnic groups in the state, these groups are the Kanuri, Fulani, karekare, Bade and Hausa. The people people of Yobe are well known for their Durbar rich culture and traditions arising from their historical connection with North Africa and Eastern Arabian. The Durbar provides illuminating persepective to the display of horses, regalia and spectacular horseman ship to bring about colour, pump and pagentry to the joy of spectators.
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Sukura Hotel
Gusau Road.
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Zaria Road,
Gusau.
Tel: 063-200396, 200727, 200995
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