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Group of musicians in the street of Niamey, Niger, playing traditional instruments

Zarma culture: slide shows

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Traditional wrestling
 National tournament in Zinder in 1986
Nationaal toernooi te Zinder in 1985

Final of the 1986 wrestling games in Zinder, Niger, between Ousseini Kataki (Tahoua region) and Naroua Sanou (Niamey region). Ousseini is the winner of this thrilling fight in 1986. This is the 11th edition of the national games, introduced by the military government of Seïni Kountché in 1975. In the preceding year 1985 the games were cancelled for the first time.


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