Kiyawa City Walls


Kiyawa is situated in the eastern plains of Zamfara State. Once a mighty city, the walls which still stand today are more than 250 years old.

Kiyawa was once the most powerful city situated in the eastern plains of Zamfara State.

The ruins of the city walls which is dated back to about two hundred and fifty years are still visible at Kiyawa about 35km from Kauran Namoda.

The width of the wall is about 2 meters, and the height about 10meters.

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

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