His Eminence Sheikh SHARIF IBRAHIM SALEH AL-HUSSAINI : President of the Section of the Mohammed VI Foundation of African Oulema in Nigeria
Sheikh Sharif Ibrahim Saleh Al-Hussaini was born on 12th May 1938 in Aredibe in Borno State. Fluent in Arabic, English, Hausa and Kanori, his eminence holds several degrees and certificates in Islamic sciences. He has written more than five hundred books, and papers in those sciences. Apart from his numerous engagements with teaching and research, he was lecturing in different occasions such as Hassani lectures during the reign of the King Hassan II, May He Rest in Peace, and the King Mohammed VI, God Bless Him. Moreover, Sheikh Ibrahim Saleh headed or participated in the activities of various National and International Islamic Organizations over the years, and has been honored with some National and International Awards.