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Title:Where I stand
Authors:Gumi, Abubakar MahmudISNI
Tsiga, Ismaila AbubakarISNI
City of publisher:Ibadan
Publisher:Spectrum Books in association with Safari Books
ISBN:9782461512; 9782461571
Geographic terms:Nigeria
Northern Nigeria
Subjects:Islamic law
Islamic education
biographies (form)
revival & reform
About person:Abubakar Mahmud GumiISNI
Abstract:This book is a record of the life and views of the renowned Islamic scholar Sheikh Abubakar Mahmud Gumi (1924-1992). It relates his youth, education, teaching career in Maru and Kaduna (Northern Nigeria), his years as a Grand Cadi in the Shari'a Court of Appeal in Kaduna, and his relations with the various Nigerian military governments.