Over one million people converged at this years Sheikh Ibrahim Inyass Maulud festival in sokoto state.
Speaking at the event, sheikh Dahiru Usman Bauchi said Ibrahim inyass Kaulaha was an Islamic leader who unified the followers of the Tijjaniyya sect in the West African countries towards the love of God and his prophet throughout his life time.
He said sheikh Ibrahim inyass has leaved a footprint that would continue to stands the test of time in the history of Islamic religion not only in West Africa but the world at large.
In his presentation, the leading preacher at the maulud Sheikh Sayyidi Abubakar ibn Ahmad Zaria said the maulud which started since nineteen eighty six is an international event happening annually in the country.
He confirmed that he had stayed with the sheikh Ibrahim inyass for twenty six years during which he learnt different field of Islamic knowledge from the great scholar.
The maulud ended with prayers for socio-security and economic development.