Katsina, Nigeria

The guards of the Emir’s palace in Katsina wear a colorful dress. In all northern Nigerian emirates, red and green are the colors of men who work for the traditional leader. February 1990. Les gardes du palais de l’Emir de Katsina portent un costume coloré. Dans tous les émirats du nord du Nigeria, le rouge…

Katsina, Nigeria

Katsina is a sub-Saharan trade city, close to the border with the Republic of Niger. This is the reason why it is not uncommon to find Tuareg people there. This meeting in a local market is without any doubt a great memory. Tuaregs are often known as « the Blue People » for the indigo colour of…