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Abū Bakr b. ʿAbd al-Qādir
(127 words)

known as Bube, b. 1288/1871-2, d. Shaʿbān 1351/30 November-28 December 1932.

Sources

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.

Biography

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.…

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“Abū Bakr b. ʿAbd al-Qādir”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 19 March 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-4453_alao_COM_ALA_20006_3_1>
First published online: 2016



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