Nigeria: Echoes of 1953 Kano Riot
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The tour was the immediate cause of the Kano riots. There was already tension in the region because of the hostility faced by the Northern delegation in Lagos who objected to self-governance when Akintola's tour arrived Kano on Friday, May 15, 1953. An

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