Biography Intro: Nana Asma’u (full name: Nana Asma’u bint Shehu Usman dan Fodiyo, Arabic: نانا أسماء بنت عثمان فودي; 1793–1864) was a princess, poet, teacher, and a daughter of the founder of the Sokoto Caliphate, Usman dan Fodio.
NAME: Nana Asma’u
DATE OF BIRTH: 1793
PLACE OF BIRTH: Sokoto Caliphate
OCCUPATION: Islamic scholar
CAREER AND PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:
WHAT HE/SHE IS FAMOUS Poetry, Women’s education