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Kāmil Adeleke Adeyemi
(172 words)

b. 1962.


Abubakre (1994), 17.


Born at Odeomu, Oshun State, where he attended Maʿhad Taʿlīm al-Lugha al-ʿArabiyya. After his primary and secondary school education in Modakeke and Ile-Ife he studied at al-Azhar University, Cairo (B.A. 1990). After his return he was employed as a secondary school teacher in Igbemo-Ekiti, Ondo State, at the same time continuing his studies at the University of Ilorin.


1. Q. mīmiyya: al-Ḥamdu li’llāhi rabb al-ʿarshi khāliqinā * Li-khalqin wa’l-ʿaqli wa’l-ashyāʾi absaṭahum.

10 vv., poe…

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“Kāmil Adeleke Adeyemi”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 08 December 2023 <>
First published online: 2016

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