SOKOTO (Sultanate)

 
TITLE: HRH Sultan DYNASTY:
STATE: Nigeria RELIGION: Muslim
RANK IN THE HOUSE OF CHIEFS: 1st  
   
PRESENT RULER: HRH Sultan Alhaji MUHAMMADU SADA ABUBAKAR III [Amirul Mumineen Shayk as-Sultan Muhammadu Sa'adu Abubakar], 20th Sultan of Sokoto since 2006.
born 24th August 1956 in Sokoto, installed as Sultan on 2nd November 2006; head of the Nigerian National Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs; he took up a military career in 1975 and was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in 1977 in the Armoured Corps; he commanded a battalion of African peacekeepers in Chad during the early 1980s as part of the Organisation of African Unity's force and was military liaison officer for the West African regional body ECOWAS in the mid 1990s; he served as Nigeria's defence attaché to Pakistan, with concurrent accreditation to Iran, Iraq, Saudi Arabia and Afghanistan.
PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: Sokoto was founded in 1804, styled Sultanate from 1817. Rulers were...
  • Muhammad Fodio ibn Uthman, had issue.
    • Ali ibn Muhammad Fodio, had issue. He died 1808.
      • Muhammad ibn Ali, had issue.
        • Jaafar ibn Muhammad
        • Muhammad Amani ibn Muhammad, had issue.
          • Muhammadu ibn Muhammad Amani
          • Muhammad Hamada ibn Muhammad Amani
        • Muhammadu ibn Muhammad, had issue.
          • Shehu ibn Muhammadu
          • Abubakar ibn Muhammadu
          • Ali ibn Muhammadu
      • Abubakar ibn Ali
    • Sultan Amir al-Mu'minin Uthman ibn Muhammad Fodio (qv)
    • Emir Abdullahi ibn Muhammad Fodio, 1st Emir of Gwandu.

  1. Sultan Amir al-Mu'minin UTHMAN ibn Muhammad Fodio, Sultan of Sokoto 1804/1817, born 1754, 1st Sarkin Musulmi 1804/1817, Amir al-Mu'minin, Lamido Julbe, married and had issue. He died 20th April 1817.
    • Muhammadu Sa'd ibn Uthman
    • Sultan Amir al-Mu'minin Muhammad Bello ibn Uthman (qv)
    • Sultan Abubakar I Atiku ibn Uthman (qv)
    • Muhammad Sambo ibn Uthman
    • Muhammad Buhari ibn Uthman, married and had issue.
      • Umaru ibn Muhammad Buhari, married and had issue.
        • Haruna ibn Umaru
        • Sa'd ibn Umaru
      • Abdullahi Barau ibn Muhammad Buhari, Sarkin Yamma, District Head of Dogondaji, married and had issue.
        • Muhammadu ibn Abdullahi Barau
        • Ibrahim ibn Abdullahi Barau
        • Haliru ibn Abdullahi Barau, Sarkin Yamma, District Head of Dogondaji, married and had issue. He died 1943.
          • HRH Sultan Alhaji Ibrahim Dasuki ibn Haliru (see below)
          • Aliyu Dogandaji ibn Haliru, Sarkin Yamma, District Head of Dogondaji, married and had issue.
            • Muhammad Bello Dogondaji, Santurakin Sokoto.
            • Ahmad Aliyu
            • Haruna Aliyu
            • Suleiman Aliyu
            • Abubakar Aliyu (Baba Chika)
            • Hamzat Aliyu
            • Haliru Aliyu
            • Aliyu Aliyu
            • Dasuki Aliyu
            • Abdullahi Aliyu
            • Buhari Aliyu
            • Yunusa Aliyu
            • Malami Aliyu
            • Shamsuddeen Aliyu (Tambari)
            • Ya'u Aliyu
            • Yusuf Aliyu
            • Umar Aliyu
            • Isah Aliyu
            • Adamu Aliyu
            • Nuhu Alyu
            • Basiru Aliyu
          • Alhaji Alhaji ibn Haliru, Sarkin Shanu, married and had issue. He died 1969.
            • Alhaji Abubakar Alhaji, Sarkin Shanu and Sardauna of Sokoto.
      • Ali Modibbo ibn Muhammad Buhari, married and had issue. He died after 1848.
        • Sahabi ibn Ali Modibbo, married and had issue.
          • Ma'mman ibn Sahabi, Sarkin Kudu of Sifawa, died 1974/1975.
      • Aishah bint Muhammad Buhari, married Ahmadu ibn Muhammadu Gidado, son of the Waziri of Sokoto (see below).
    • Hasan ibn Uthman, born 1794, married and had issue. He died 1817.
      • Halilu ibn Hasan
      • Muhammad Hajji ibn Hasan
    • Sultan Ahmad Rufai ibn Uthman (qv)
    • Isa ibn Uthman, born 1816, married and had issue. He died 1870.
      • Halilu ibn Isa
      • Abdullahi ibn Isa
      • Usman ibn Isa
    • Asma'il bint Uthman, born ca1794, married Muhammadu Gidado, Waziri of Sokoto, born ca1776, died 1851 and had issue. She died 1863.
    • Maryam bint Uthman, married (a), Emir Ibrahim Dabo of Kano, married (b), Muhammadu Ade ibn Muhammadu Gidado, son of the Waziri of Sokoto.

  2. Sultan Amir al-Mu'minin MUHAMMAD BELLO ibn Uthman, Sultan of Sokoto 1817/1837, born 1781, 2nd Sarkin Musulmi, married and had issue. He died 26th October 1837.
    • Sultan Aliyu Babba ibn Muhammad Bello (qv)
    • Sultan Aliyu Karami ibn Muhammad Bello (qv)
    • Sultan Abubakar II ibn Muhammad Bello (qv)
    • Sultan Mu'azu Ahmadu ibn Muhammad Bello (qv)
    • Saidu ibn Muhammad Bello, married and had issue. He died after 1880.
      • Hayatu ibn Saidu, born 1840, in the 1880's, he left Sokoto, and settled north of Maroua, in the Balda Lamidat at Diamare, where he was favourable received by the Lamido Borgo, married and had issue. He died 1898.
        • Malam Said ibn Hayatu, died after 1923.
        • Said ibn Hayatu, married and had issue.
          • Alhaji Garba Sa'idu
        • Jabbo ibn Hayatu, died 1950's in Kasarawa, Sokoto, Nigeria
      • Mallam Mojail ibn Saidu
    • Ibrahim ibn Muhammad Bello, married and had issue.
      • Abubakar ibn Ibrahim
    • Fodio ibn Muhammad Bello
    • Muallayidi ibn Muhammad Bello, married and had issue. He died 1874.
      • Muhammad Hajji ibn Muallayidi
      • Attahiru ibn Muallayidi, married and had issue.
        • Muhammad Bello ibn Attahiru, born 1876, died 1944.
    • Yusufu ibn Muhammad Bello
    • Khadijah bint Muhammad Bello, married Ahmadu ibn Muhammadu Gidado, son of the Waziri of Sokoto.
    • (name unknown) bint Muhammad Bello, married Emir Suleimanu, 1st Emir of Kano.

  3. Sultan ABUBAKAR I Atiku ibn Uthman, Sultan of Sokoto 1837/1842, born 1783, 3rd Sarkin Musulmi, married and had issue. He died November 1842.
    • Emir Umaru Ngwamatse ibn Abubakar Atiku, 1st Emir of Kontagora.
    • Sultan Ahmadu Atiku ibn Abubakar Atiku (see below)
    • Sultan Abdurrahman ibn Abubakar Atiku [Abdurrahman Danyen Kasko] (see below)
    • Muhammad Sambo ibn Abubakar Atiku
    • Hasan ibn Abubakar Atiku
    • Isa ibn Abubakar Atiku

  4. Sultan ALIYU BABBA ibn Muhammad Bello, Sultan of Sokoto 1842/1859, born 1808, 4th Sarkin Musulmi, married and had issue. He died 21st October 1859.
    • Sultan Umaru ibn Aliyu Babba (qv)
    • Khidr ibn Aliyu Babba
    • Mahe ibn Aliyu Babba
    • Sultan Muhammad Attahiru II ibn Aliyu Babba (qv)
    • (name unknown) bint Aliyu Babba, married Emir Abdullahi ibn Ibrahim Dabo of Kano.

  5. Sultan AHMADU ATIKU ibn Abubakar Atiku, Sultan of Sokoto 1859/1866, born 1807, 5th Sarkin Musulmi, married and had issue. He died 2nd November 1866.
    • Sultan Muhammad Attahiru I ibn Ahmadu Atiku (qv)
    • Sultan Muhammad Maiturare ibn Ahmadu Atiku (qv)
    • Ibrahim ibn Ahmadu Atiku
    • Abubakar ibn Ahmadu Atiku
    • Abdullahi ibn Ahmadu Atiku

  6. Sultan ALIYU KARAMI ibn Muhammad Bello, Sultan of Sokoto 1866/1867, born 1809, Sarkin Baura, 6th Sarkin Musulmi, married and had issue. He died 20th October 1867. 
    • Abdurrahmani ibn Aliyu Karami, Sarkin Gobir of Isa, married and had issue.
      • Baura Ahmadu ibn Abdulrahmani, married and had issue.
        • Abubakar Ladan Isa, married and had issue.
          • Barau Abubakar Ladan, married and had issue.
            • Muazu Barau Ladan, he graduated from Usmanu Danfodiyo University, with a degree in Biochemistry.
    • Usman ibn Aliyu Karami
    • Umaru ibn Aliyu Karami, Sarkin Gobir of Isa, married and had issue.
      • Isa Ibrahim ibn Umaru, Sarkin Gobir of Isa, married and had issue.
        • Alhaji Sulaiman Isa ibn Ibrahim, born 1909 in Isa town in Sokoto State. He had his early primary education in Sokoto before moving to Katsina Teachers college (now Barewa college Zaria) in 1923. His admission number at Barewa was BOBA 51, then known as Sule Isa. He was one of the first members of the Sokoto Royal family to be trained in western education. He was joined at the Katsina Teachers College later by his cousin the late Sir Ahmadu Bello Sardauna of Sokoto in 1926. Alhaji Sulaiman Isa has worked in various capacities first as a school teacher and later as administrator with the Sokoto local authority culminating into his appointment as secretary to the Sultanate Council during the reign of Sultan hassan bn Muazu (1932-38). Sulaiman Isa was one of the six princes along with Sir Ahmadu Bello and the eventual winner Sir Siddiq Abubakar III that keenly contested the Sultanate throne at the death of Sultan Hassan in 1938. He was subsequently appointed the Sarkin Malamai of Sokoto by Sultan Abubakar III who also later appointed him the Sarkin Kudun Gusau in 1951. Sulaiman Isa was one of the first members appointed to the Federal House of representatives from Sokoto. He was at one time the Chairman, Northern Region Marketing Board, Member Board of Directors of Nigeria Railway corporation and the Nigerian Port Authority. He served on the Northern Region Committee on the prerogative of mercy amongst others, married and had issue. He died 4th July, 1984.
          • Alhaji Abdullahi Sulaiman, Permanent Secretary (retd.)
          • Alhaji Umar Faruk Sulaiman, Permanent Commissioner, CSC Sokoto.
          • Alhaji Shehu Sulaiman Dangaladiman Sokoto, Permanent Secretary Secretary Estabs & Pen., in the Federal Ministry of Health, Abuja; married and has issue.
            • Bello Shehu Suleiman
            • Suleiman Shehu Suleiman
            • Saidu Shehu Suleiman
            • Abubakar Atiku Shehu Suleiman
            • Usman Shehu Suleiman
            • Abdullahi Shehu Suleiman 
            • Ibrahim Shehu Suleiman
          • Alhaji Muhammad Tambari Sulaiman, Executive Director of SRRBDA in Sokoto.
          • Engr. Bello Sulaiman, Former Minister of Power and Steel and Former Managing Director of NEPA.
          • Alhaji Aliyu Suleiman, Former Sokoto State Commissioner of Finance, Dep. Gen Mgr. Bank of the North - Kano, married and has issue, three sons.
            • Suleiman Suleiman 
            • Aminu Suleiman
            • Aliyu (Khalifa) Suleiman
          • Alhaji Ibrahim Mahe Sulaiman, Business Manager.
          • Alhaji Ahmad Sulaiman, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Finance , Government House, Sokoto.
          • Ustaz Hamza Sulaiman, Principal, Community Sec. Sch. Sokoto.
          • Alhaji Attahiru Sulaiman, Zonal Inspector, DLGA, Sokoto.
          • Alhaji Muazu Sulaiman, Senior VAT Officer Federal Inland Rev., Kaduna; currently with the Federal Inland Revenue Service Abuja as Senior Tax Manager; married and has issue.
            • Al-Qasim Muazu Suleiman
            • Jabir Muazu Suleiman
            • Ibrahim Muazu Suleiman
            • Ahmad Muazu Suleiman
            • Maryam Muazu Suleiman
            • Fatima Muazu Suleiman
            • Hauwau Muazu Suleiman
            • Abdul Qadir Muazu Suleiman
            • Halima Muazu Suleiman
            • Mardiyya Muazu Suleiman
            • Muhammad Muazu Suleiman
            • Al-Mustapha Muazu Suleiman
          • Alhaji Mustapha Sulaiman, Principal Manager, NHIS, Abuja; Registrar of Shehu Shagari College of Education in Sokoto; married and had issue.
            • Abdulazeez Mustapha Suleiman
            • Aliyu Mustapha Suleiman
          • Alhaji Yusuf A. Sulaiman, Former Executive Director with the National Maritime Authority of Nigeria, he contested for Senate in the April 2003 Elections under PDP; he was appointed Minister of Transportation of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in March 2010 by President Goodluck Jonathan; married and has issue.
            • Nabila Yusuf Suleiman
            • Fatima Yusuf Suleiman
            • Maryam Yusuf Suleiman
            • Aisha Yusuf Suleiman
          • Buhari Sulaiman, Mkt. Manager NEPA Kano.
          • Alhaji Sada Sulaiman, Corporate Affairs Manager, Cement Company of Northern Nigeria Plc, Sokoto; married and has issue, eleven children.
            • Asma'u Sada Sulaiman
            • Ahmad Sada Sulaiman
            • Sadiya Sada Sulaiman
            • Muhammad Sada Sulaiman
            • Aliyu Sada Sulaiman
            • Suleiman Sada Sulaiman
            • Abubakar Sada Sulaiman
            • Hassan Sada Sulaiman
            • Ibrahim Sada Sulaiman
            • Aisha Sada Suleiman
            • Muhammad Bello Sada Suleiman
          • Abdulrahman Sulaiman, Administrative Officer Federal Ministry of Communications, Abuja.
          • Alhaji Hayatu Sulaiman, Administrative Officer, NEPA Sokoto.
          • Abdulkadir Jelani Sulaiman, Programme Officer, NAPEP, Sokoto.
          • Tukur Sulaiman, Accountant, Dept. of Petr. Res. Kano.
      • Basharu ibn Umaru, Sarkin Gobir of Isa, married and had issue.
        • Ahmadu Bawa Basaru, Sarkin Gobir of Isa, married and had issue.
          • Rtd. D.I.G. Alhaji Hamzat Ahmadu Bashar Bawa, married and had issue.
            • Fatima Hamzat Ahmadu Bawa
            • Fodio Hamzat Ahmadu Bawa
            • Maryam Hamzat Ahmadu
            • Sp. Abubakar Hamzat Ahmadu Bawa
            • Amina Hamzat Ahmadu Bawa
            • Asiya Hamzat Ahmadu Bawa
            • Ahmed Hamzat Ahmadu Bawa
            • Aliyu Hamzat Ahmadu Bawa
            • Ibrahim Hamzat Ahmadu Bawa
            • Mohammed Maccido Hamzat Ahmadu Bawa 
            • Nana Asmau Hamzat Ahmadu Bawa
      • Alkali Ahmad Isa, married and had issue.
        • Alhaji Zarumi Ahmad, married and had issue.
          • Late Aishatu Zarumi Ahmad, married to Alhaji Ibrahim Ahmad Isa,
          • Khadijatu Zarumi Ahmad, married to Alhaji Sayyadi Sulaiman Abubakar
          • Ibrahim Zarumi Ahmad
          • Maryam Zarumi Ahmad, married to Late Justice Abubakar Risku
          • Sulaiman Zarumi Ahmad
          • Ahmad Zarumi Ahmad
          • Muhammad Zarumi Ahmad, a Graduate of Applied Chemistry from Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto and former Public Relations Officer of Sokoto State Students Association, UDUS chapter
          • Abubakar Zarumi Ahmad
          • Aminatu Zarumi Ahmad
          • Asma'u Zarumi Ahmad
          • Aliyu Zarumi Ahmad.
        • Aishatu Dammu Ahmad, married to Sheikh Abubakar Mahmoud Gumi.
        • Maccido Ahmad Isa

  7. Sultan AHMAD RUFAI ibn Uthman, Sultan of Sokoto 1867/1873, born 1810/1814, 7th Sarkin Musulmi, married and had issue. He died March 1873.
    • Abubakar ibn Ahmad Rufai
    • Umaru ibn Ahmad Rufai

  8. Sultan ABUBAKAR II ibn Muhammad Bello, Sultan of Sokoto 1873/1877, born 1812, 8th Sarkin Musulmi, 1st District Head of Rabah, married (amongst others), Zainab binti Abdullahi, daughter of Emir Abdullahi of Kano, and had issue. He died March 1877.
    • Usman ibn Abubakar
    • Abdullah ibn Abubakar
    • Muhammadu ibn Abubakar
    • Aliyu ibn Abubakar, 5th District Head of Rabah 1891/1900.
    • Ibrahim ibn Abukar, born about 1850, 6th District Head of Rabah 1900/1915, married and had issue, 12 sons and 13 daughters. He died 1915.
      • Abubakar Maikaturu ibn Ibrahim, died young.
      • Umaru ibn Ibrahim
      • Dan Galadima Baura ibn Ibrahim
      • Muhammad Maccido ibn Ibrahim
      • Abdul Adan ibn Ibrahim
      • Aliyu Yelwa ibn Ibrahim, 8th District Head of Rabah 1916/1921
      • Shehu Uthman ibn Ibrahim
      • Mamman Kane ibn Ibrahim
      • Yakubu ibn Ibrahim
      • Masirana ibn Ibrahim
      • Ahmadu Bello ibn Ibrahim (by Mariyamu), born 12th June 1910 in Rabah, Sokoto, 12th District Head of Rabah 1934/1938, Sardauna of Sokoto 1938/1966, married 1stly, 1932, Goggon Kurya Hafsatu bint Abdulkadir Maccido, died 15th January 1966, daughter of the Waziri of Sokoto, married 2ndly, about 1934 (div.1938), Kande, married 3rdly, about 1934 (div.1938), Amiru Fadima, married 4thly, 1940, Goggon Kano Amina bint Abubakar, daughter of the District Head of Bici, married 5thly, 1952 in Sokoto, Jabbo bint Aliyu, daughter of Aliyu ibn Haliru, Sarkin Yaki of Gwandu (she married 2ndly, 1968, HRH Sultan Alhaji Ibrahim Dasuki ibn Haliru, see below) and had issue, (by both husbands). He was assassinated on 15th January 1966.
        • Muhammad Tambari ibn Ahmadu Bello (by Kande), died about 1938 aged 2 years or so.
        • Inno bint Ahmadu Bello (by Amina), born 1942.
        • Aisha bint Ahmadu Bello (by Amina), born 1945, married 1956, Ahmad ibn Magajingari Usman, Marafa of Sokoto, born 1923, died 1983, and has issue.
        • Lubabatu bint Ahmadu Bello, born June 1966.
      • Yahaya ibn Ibrahim, living 1985
    • Muhammad Mai'ano ibn Abubakar, 4th District Head of Rabah -/1891.
    • Hamza ibn Abubakar, 7th District Head of Rabah 1915/1916, married and had issue.
        • Suleiman ibn Hamza, 9th District Head of Rabah 1921/1934
        • Muhammad Bello ibn Hamza, 11th District Head of Rabah 1938/1975, married and had issue.
          • Abdullahi ibn Muhammad Bello, 12th District Head of Rabah 1976/1985
    • Shehu ibn Abubakar, 2nd District Head of Rabah.
    • Bayero ibn Abubakar, 3rd District Head of Rabah.
    • Mafarsaki bint Abubakar, married Muhammadu Buhari ibn Ahmadu, Waziri of Sokoto, died 6th October 1910. 

  9. Sultan MU'AZU AHMADU ibn Muhammad Bello, Sultan of Sokoto 1877/1881, born 1816, 9th Sarkin Musulmi, married and had issue. He died September 1881.
    • Aliyu ibn Mu'azu Ahmadu, Sarkin Baura.
    • Sultan Hasan ibn Mu'azu Ahmadu (see below)
    • Shehu Uthman ibn Mu'azu Ahmadu, married and had issue.
      • HRH Sultan Sir Siddiq Abubakar III ibn Shehu Uthman (see below)
      • Muhammad Bello ibn Shehu Uthman, Sarkin Sudan of Wurno, married and had issue. He died about 1974.
        • His Excellency Alhaji Shehu Malami ibn Muhammad Bello, Sarkin Sudan of Wurno, Nigerian Ambassador to South Africa, married and has issue.
          • Mustapha Shehu
      • Sarkin Bauran Dange Muhammad Dangwaggo
    • Nafisa bint Mu'azu Ahmadu, married Abdullahi Bayero ibn Muhammadu Gidado, Waziri of Sokoto.

  10. Sultan UMARU ibn Aliyu Babba, Sultan of Sokoto 1881/1891, born 1824, 10th Sarkin Musulmi, married and had issue. He died 25th March 1891.
    • Bakkai ibn Umaru
    • Basharu ibn Umaru, married and had issue.
      • Ahmadu ibn Basharu Bawa, Sarkin Gobir of Isa, married and had issue.
    • Ibrahim ibn Umaru

  11. Sultan ABDURRAHMAN ibn Abubakar Atiku, Sultan of Sokoto 1891/1902, born 1828, 11th Sarkin Musulmi, married and had issue. He died 10th October 1902.
    • Muhammad Maigari ibn Abdurrahman
    • Maihe ibn Abdurrahman
    • Muhammad Bello ibn Abdurrahman

  12. Sultan MUHAMMAD ATTAHIRU I ibn Ahmadu Atiku, Sultan of Sokoto 1902/1903, 12th Sarkin Musulmi, died between 15th March 1903 and July 1903.

  13. Sultan MUHAMMAD ATTAHIRU II ibn Aliyu Babba, Sultan of Sokoto 1903/1915, 13th Sarkin Musulmi, died June 1915.

  14. Sultan MUHAMMAD MAITURARE ibn Ahmadu Atiku, Sultan of Sokoto 1915/1924, 14th Sarkin Musulmi, had issue. He died 1924.
    • HRH Sultan Muhammad Tambari ibn Muhammad Maiturare (qv)
    • Abdurrahman ibn Muhammad Maiturare, Sarkin Gobir of Gwadabawa.

  15. HRH Sultan MUHAMMAD TAMBARI ibn Muhammad Maiturare, Sultan of Sokoto 1924/1930, 15th Sarkin Musulmi, married and had issue. He died 30th January 1935 in Wukari.
    • Sarkin Gobir Adiya, married and had issue.
      • Alhaji Ibrahim Sarkin Gobir Adiya, a business man, born 1962, he operates the N.N.P.C. mega station in Sokoto and the Total Filling Station, Ahmadu Bello Way, Sokoto; Chairman/C.E.O. of S.G. Adiya Petroleum Ltd and Baciri Ventures Nigeria Ltd.; married and has issue.
        • Bashar Ibrahim SG Adiya
        • Zainab Ibrahim SG Adiya
        • Fahad Ibrahim SG Adiya
        • Badiya Ibrahim SG Adiya
        • Fauziya Ibrahim SG Adiya
    • Sarkin Gobir AbdurRahman, married and had issue.
      • Alhaji Abdullahi S. Adiya fl.2000

  16. HRH Sultan HASAN ibn Mu'azu Ahmadu, Sultan of Sokoto 1930/1938, 16th Sarkin Musulmi, married and had issue. He died 1938. 
    • Mu'azu Lamido ibn Hasan
    • Cigari Alhasan ibn Hasan

  17. HRH Sultan Sir Siddiq ABUBAKAR III ibn Shehu Uthman, Sultan of Sokoto 1938/1988, born 15th March 1903 in Denge District, Sokoto State, 17th Sarkin Musulmi, Sardauna of Sokoto 1933/38, District Head of Talata Mafara, married and had issue, over 50 children. He died 1st November 1988.
    • HRH Sultan Alhaji Muhammadu Maccido ibn Abubakar (qv)
    • HRH Sultan Alhaji Muhammadu Sada ibn Abubakar (qv)
    • Alhaji Muhammed Mai-Wurno Abubakar, District Head of Sokoto, Ciroma of Sokoto, fl.1998
    • Alhaji Mu'azu Abubakar, Sarkin Kudun Sokoto.
    • Alhaji Shehu Malami Abubakar

  18. HRH Sultan Alhaji IBRAHIM DASUKI ibn Haliru, Sultan of Sokoto 1988/1996 (deposed 20th April), born 23rd December 1923 at Dogondaji, Sokoto State, 18th Sarkin Musulmi, Baraden of Sokoto, married a number of wives including in 1968, Jabbo bint Aliyu, daughter of Aliyu ibn Haliru, Sarkin Yaki of Gwandu (she married 1stly, Ahmadu Bello (see above)) and has issue.
    • Mallam Ahmed Dasuki
    • Lt.-Col. Sambo Dasuki
    • Abubakar Dasuki
    • Abba Dasuki
    • Major Haruna Dasuki
    • Aliyu Abubakar Dasuki
    • Abdussamad Dasuki
    • Muhammadu Bukhari Dasuki
    • Yahaya Taofiq Dasuki

  19. HRH Sultan Alhaji MUHAMMADU MACCIDO ibn Abubakar, Sultan of Sokoto 1996/2006, born 20th April 1926 in Sokoto, 19th Sarkin Musulmi and Sarkin Kudu; he held various local and state government posts and served as a presidential liaison officer during the Second Republic 1979–83; married and had issue. He died in a plane crash on 29th October 2006 near Abuja.
    • Alhaji Muazu Muhammadu Maccido, born 1948, District Head of Sokoto Sabon Gari 1997/1998. He died 15th November 1998 in Runjin Sambo, Sokoto State.
    • Alhaji Bello Maccido, Wakilin Sokoto.
    • Badamasi Muazu Muhammadu Maccido, Federal Senator in Nigeria; married and had issue. He died with his father in a plane crash on 29th October 2006 near Abuja.
      • Umaru Muazu Maccido, died with his father and grandfather in a plane crash on 29th October 2006 near Abuja.

  20. HRH Sultan Alhaji MUHAMMADU SADA ibn Abubakar, Sultan of Sokoto (see above)
OTHER MEMBERS:
  • Muhammadu Gidado, Waziri of Sokoto, norn about 1776, married (amongst others), Asma'il binti Uthman, born about 1794, died 1863, daughter of Sultan Amir al-Mu'minin Uthman ibn Muhammad Fodio, 1st Sultan of Sokoto (see above), and had issue. He died 1851.
    • Ahmadu ibn Muhammadu Gidado, married (a), Aishah binti Muhammadu Buhari, daughter of Muhammad Buhari ibn Uthman (see above), married (b), Khadijah binti Muhammad Bello, daughter of Sultan Muhammad Bello ibn Uthman, 2nd Sultan of Sokoto (see above).
    • Muhammadu Ade ibn Muhammadu Gidado, married Maryam binti Uthman, daughter of Sultan Amir al-Mu'minin Uthman ibn Muhammad Fodio, 1st Sultan of Sokoto (see above), and had issue.
      • Muhammadu Buhari ibn Ahmadu (bu Aishah), Waziri of Sokoto 1886/1903, married (a), Zubeyda, married (b), Mafarsaki binti Abubakar, daughter of Sultan Abubakar II ibn Muhammad Bello, 8th Sultan of Sokoto (see above), and had issue. He died 6th October 1910.
        • Abdulkadir Maccido ibn Muhammad Buhari, Waziri of Sokoto 1912/1925; married and had issue.
          • Goggon Kurya Hafsatu binti Abdulkadir Maccido, married (as his first wife), 1932, Ahmadu Bello ibn Ibrahim. She died sp 15th January 1966.
        • Muhammadu Abbas ibn Muhammadu Buhari, Waziri of Sokoto 1928/1948, died in December 1948.
        • Junaidu ibn Muhammadu Buhari, born 1906, Waziri of Sokoto 1948/-; married and had issue.
          • Sambo Wali Junaidu
    • Abdullahi Bayero ibn Muhammadu Gidado (by Asma'il), Waziri of Sokoto 1874/1886; married Nafisa binti Mu'azu Ahmadu, daughter of . He died March 1886.
  • Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa 
  • Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari, Turakin Sokoto.
  • Alhaji Yahaya Gusau, Shatiman Sokoto.
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