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Aḥmad b. Aḥmad b. Muḥammad Lobbo
(177 words)

known as Ahmadu Seku d. 1853

Sources

Sanankoua Diarrah (1982); Sanankouah(1990).

Biography

Succeeded his father as ruler of the Ḥamdullāhi “caliphate”, 1845-1853.

Works

1. Ajwiba

i) To Mūlāy ʿAbd al-Qādir b. Muḥammad al-Sanūsī on various questions.

MS: Paris (BI), 2406(47/ii)

2. Manshūrāt

i) On runaway Muslim slaves.

MS: Paris (BI), 2406(44/i).

ii) Status of a free woman married to a man who is enslaved to an idol.

MS: Paris (BI), 2406(49).

3. Rasāʾil

i) R. ilā Ibn ʿammihi Abī Bakr

MS: Paris (BI), 2405(31).

ii) R. ilā ’l-amīr Ghuruwū b.…

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“Aḥmad b. Aḥmad b. Muḥammad Lobbo”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 24 March 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-4453_alao_COM_ALA_40005_2_2>
First published online: 2016



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