• Short Summary

    Item showing the city of Kano in Nigeria.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    The city of Kano in Nigeria.

    Various shots camels laden with sacks entering gateway of Kano. LS gateway. LS pan across the town. Various street scenes. LS men slinging mud onto exterior of house. LS house newly whitewashed.

    MS car driving down street. LS people with donkeys passing through street. Various shots long line of men carrying animal hides. LS trading post of the Niger company.

    LS piled sacks of ground nuts. LS people loading railway trucks. LS Kano airfield. LS four engined transport plane landing at Kano. CU control tower operator. LS passengers alighting from 'plane. Various shots the Administration building. LS Emir of Kano leaving Administration buildings. CU Emir of Kano.

    Various shots as Korean schoolchildren sat in semicircle attend lessons in open air. LS's views of the Mosque. LS view of Kano from Mosque.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:01:00 / 01:59:27:00
    UN 2325 E

Comments (2)

  1. Unknown user says

    I very happy for watching this clip. I like history and culture, this remembered me many from my childhood in 1988 there are many mood houses in Kano.

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  2. Dahir Lawan Muaz says

    I like my city, we missed old days and culture

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