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ⓘ Abdur Rahman Atiku sometimes known as, Abdu or Abd al-Rahman bin Atiku was Sultan of Sokoto from 1891 to 1902. In earlier vacancies, he had been a contender fro ..




                                     

ⓘ Abdur Rahman Atiku

Abdur Rahman Atiku sometimes known as, Abdu or Abd al-Rahman bin Atiku was Sultan of Sokoto from 1891 to 1902. In earlier vacancies, he had been a contender from the house of Atiku, but the house had been passed over three times since the death of Ahmadu Rufai in 1873. Abubakar Na Rabah, Muazu and Umaru bin Ali subsequent Sultans after Rufai were from the house of Muhammed Bello.