al-Hādī al-Fāzāzī al-Adabī
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b. c. 1925, d. 1977.


From Kudeti, Ibadan and a prominent student of ʿAbd al-Salām Alkinla (d. 1960), the influential teacher and preacher from Ilorin (q.v.). He studied at al-Azhar, 1963-68 and again 1969-71, and worked as a teacher at various schools run by Islamic societies. He emerged as a celebrated teacher and reciter of the Qurʾān. He was a member of the Islamic Missionary Society, and later founded his own Islamic o…

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“al-Hādī al-Fāzāzī al-Adabī”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 17 December 2018 <>
First published online: 2016

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