The myth of the Hausa origin suggests that Hausa states were founded by desendants of one BAYAJIDDA.

Bayajidda on arrival in Daura killed a snake that had been terrorizing people,depriving the inhabitants of the use of the town’s well.It was said that the Queen of Daura later married Bayajidda in gratitude for his efforts in eliminating the snake.The union between Bayajidda in gratitude and the Queen produced a son called Bawo.Bawo in turn,gave birth to six sons.These were the sons who established the states of Daura,katsina,Kano,Rano,Zazzau and Gobir.

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