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A Brief History Of Nana Asma’u – A 19th Century Scholar And Advocate For The Education Of Muslim Women In Sokoto

She published her first long poem, “The way of the Pious” in 1820, and it was followed by 60 more, which is studied in international academic institutions till date. Nana was also a highly respected adviser on policy matters to her brother, Sultan Mohammed Bello of Sokoto. The post A Brief History Of Nana Asma’u – A 19th Century Scholar And Advocate For The Education Of Muslim Women In Sokoto appeared first on Woman.NG.
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Added January 12, 2019
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