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Ibrāhīm b. ʿAbd Allah b. Muḥammad Niyās al-Kawlakhī
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known as Shaykh Ibrāhīm Niasse, or Baye Niyās, and in Nigeria and Ghana as Shehu Kawlaha, b. 15 Rajab 1320/17 October 1902, d. 17 Rajab 1395/26 July 1975

Sources

Gray (1988), Kane (1997), Hiskett (1980), HDS, 206-207; Dict. biogr. 47;, Samb (1972) 220-235; Bilād al-Shinqīṭ, 514; ʿAlī Cissé, Foreword to Kāshif al-ilbās, Cairo, 1380/1961; Froelich (1968); Paden (1973), 94-104 et passim; Maigari (1981); Guéye (1983); Hassan Cissé (1984); Biarnès (1984-5); Quadri (1985); Garonne (1995-6); Brigaglia (2000-2001).

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“Ibrāhīm b. ʿAbd Allah b. Muḥammad Niyās al-Kawlakhī”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 01 March 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-4453_alao_COM_ALA_40006_2_4>
First published online: 2016



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