By Muhammad Isa Ahmad
Shaikh Adamu Tsoho was the special guest speaker at the yearly maulud celebration of Shehu Abdullahi Fodio (Gwandu) (TR) in Birnin Kebbi the state capital of Kebbi state, Nigeria on Saturday 12th of March, 2016 with many participants from various cities.
Shaikh Adamu in his speech on the life of Shehu Abdullahi (TR) gave highlights of how he gave an examplanary life emulating the teaching of Islam and how he dedicated his life in uplifting Islam as one of the student of the great Islamic reformer Shehu Usman bin Fodio (TR).
He discussed the life of Shehu Abdullahi (TR) as a Father, Student and follower of Shehu Dan Fodio (TR), teacher and administrator drawing
out lessons worthy of emulation.
Shehu Abdullahi (TR) was born on 2nd Jimadal Ula of the Islamic calendar and his birthday celebration is celebrated by the Resource
forum of the Islamic movement in Gwandu and Birnin Kebbi over the years and the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, His Eminence Shaikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) has been the special guest speaker.
This year’s Birnin Kebbi maulud guest speaker have been proposed to be Shaikh Saleh Lazare from neighboring Niger republic. However with an evil plot and pretext of the speaker being a Non Nigerian, and false claims that he criticized Nigerian president and showered prayers on him in Gwandu, he was changed with Sheikh Adamu Tsoho who delivered the closng speech at Fudiyyah School Birnin Kebbi which was the new venue after poilce invaed the first venue and arrested three brothers.
Mal Sani Dan Auta led a team of Ittihadul Shu’arah at the maulud with beautiful songs and Shaikh Kasim Umar Sokkwato introduced the special guest and a closing prayer from Dr Isa Mshelgaru marked the end of this year’s Shehu Abdullahi fodio maulud.