b. 1885/1302, d. 1968/1388
The second son of Aḥmad Bamba, he became the Khalifa-General of the Mourides in 1945 when his brother Muḥammad al-Muṣṭafā Mbacké (the first khalifa to succeed to the founder of the Mouride brotherhood) died. He contributed considerably to the expansion of the Murīdiyya in Senegal.
1. Qaṣīda rāʾiyya: Li-ghayrika lā nashkū ilāh al-warā amrā * Wa-mā lanā illā ilayka ’ltijāʾu dahrā
Publ. Dakar: Impression Édition Islamique, n. d.