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Monday, June 7, 2010


The Dogare Uban Dawaki is one of the Emir of Kano.s personal servants.For this reason,his robes are scarlet and green- the colours of the Emir of Kano.The scarlet turban is unusual as most of the robes worn n Kano are either white or pastel shade.The Emir of Kano's personal servants are easily seen by their distinctive dress.All the Emir's servants carry swords which have been manufactured by the Kano smiths and decorated by the Kano leather workers.

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