Abū Bakr b. Aḥmad b. al-Qāḍī
(77 words)

fī. 1830.

Sources

Thaqāfa, 164.

Biography

He was first imām of Sokoto, then chief qāḍī. The latter office has been filled by several of his descendants.

Works

1. Izālat al-ishtibāh fī ḥaqīqat al-intibāh.

MSS: Kaduna (NA), A/AR5/10; NU/Falke, 1144.

2. Q. dāliyya: Yā li-qalbin ḥuznuhu dahran yazīdū * Min lahībin ṣabruhu nāʾa baʿīdū.

7 vv. elegy for ʿAbd al-Qādir b. Sh. ʿUthmān (d. c. 1250/1834-5).

MS: Kaduna (NA), A/AR8/7.

Publ. in ʿArf al-rayḥān, 40.

Cite this page
“Abū Bakr b. Aḥmad b. al-Qāḍī”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 11 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-4453_alao_COM_ALA_20006_1a_13>
First published online: 2016



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