known as Bube, b. 1288/1871-2, d. Shaʿbān 1351/30 November-28 December 1932.
Sulaiman Musa (1991); Yahaya Muhammad al-Amin, “Abū Bakr Būbe Sukkutu: ḥayātuhu wa-intājuhu al-shiʿriyya”, B.A. diss., Usman Danfodiyo University (Dept. of Arabic), 1983.
A Fulani by origin, born in Masani in the north of Gwandu emirate. He was educated in Gwandu and numbered the qāḍī Aḥmad b. Saʿd among his teachers. He was a celebrated teacher, his students including the wazirs ʿAbd al-Qādir Macciɗo and Junāyd b.…