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Hausa Sign Language ( Maganar Hannu) is the indigenous sign language of the Deaf community in Hausa-speaking city of Kano in northern Nigeria.
References [ edit ]
Schmaling, Constanze (2000).
Maganar Hannu: Language of the hands. A descriptive analysis of Hausa Sign Language. Hamburg: Signum. Kamei, Nobutaka (2004).
The Sign Languages of Africa, "Journal of African Studies" (Japan Association for African Studies) Vol. 64, March, 2004.
Sign languages by region
American Sign Language
Extinct sign languages
Sign-language names reflect the region of origin. Natural sign languages are not related to the spoken language used in the same region. For example, French Sign Language originated in France, but is not related to French.