Dala is a densely populated Local Government Area in , within city created in May, 1989 from the old Kano Municipal Local Government.

Notable Places in the Area

is a hill in , , . It is 534 metres high and contains a stairway with 999 steps to the top.In the seventh century, the hill was the site of a community that engaged in iron-working. Photo: Anasskoko, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is a multi-purpose stadium in , , .

The is a general Jumaat in , the capital city of and the second most populous city in .

is an international airport serving , the capital city of of . is situated 4 km north of Dala. Photo: Solasly, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is a city in and the capital of State. Photo: shirazc, CC BY-SA 2.0.


12.014° or 12° 0' 50.3" north
8.5072° or 8° 30' 25.9" east
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486 metres (1,594 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Dala (distrito)
  • Cebuano: Dala
  • Chinese: Dala
  • Chinese: 達拉
  • English: Dala, Kano
  • English: Dala, Nigeria
  • French: Dala
  • Hausa: Dala, Nigeria
  • Hausa: Dala
  • Italian: Dala
  • Min Nan Chinese: Dala
  • Portuguese: Dala
  • Spanish: Dala
  • Spanish: Dala (Nigeria)
  • Spanish: Dala, Nigeria
  • Yoruba: Agbègbè Ìjọba Ìbílẹ̀ Dala
  • Dala Local Government Area

Other Places Named Dala

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  • Locality in Myanmar
  • Village in Vojvodina, Serbia
  • Town in Gansu, China
  • Village in Turkey
  • Locality in Mopti, Mali

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