Ibrahim Dasuki was born on December 31,1923 and died on November 14, 2016.
He was the 18th Sultan of Sokoto,
Dasuki was deposed in 1996 during the military government of Sani Abacha.
Before becoming Sultan, he held the traditional title of Baraden Sokoto.
He was the first Sultan from the Buhari line of the house of Dan Fodio.
Ibrahim Dasuki was a close associate of Ahmadu Bello, a friend of Abubakar Gumi and was influential in the founding of Jama’atu Nasril Islam.
Ibrahim Dasuki passed away at 93 years old.