Dauda Abubakar

Dauda Abubakar

Federal University of Jos, Nigeria

Department of Religion and Philosophy

Federal University of Jos, Nigeria (since 2014):

Department of Religion and Philosophy


PhD Research (2009 - 2014):

The Practice of Zakat in Shari'ah and non-Shari'ah states of northern Nigeria

2018. "Gift-Exchange and Gift-Giving among the Hausa in Northern Nigeria: Its Social and Religious Impact", Jos Journal of Social Issues 11,1 (2018), p. 200-205.

2018. With Jones Ogochukwu Odili, "Interplay between Religion and Politics in Nigeria" Jos Journal of Social Issues 11,1 (2018), p. 206-215.

2017. "The Practice of Zakat in Nigeria:An Analysis of the Transformation of Some Individual Muslim's Economic Status in the City of Jos", Sati Fwatshak (ed.) The Transformation of Central Nigeria: Essays in Honor of Toyin Falola, Austin, Texas: Pan-African University Press, 2017, p. 87-97. ISBN: 979-1-943533-16-9

2017. "The Practice of Zakat in Northern Nigeria and the Building of Social Relationships", Julia R. Lieberman and Michal Jan Rozbicki (eds.), Charity in Jewish, Christian, and Islamic Traditions, London: Lexington Books, 2017, p. 195-210. ISBN: 978-1-4985-6085-6

2016. "The Obligation of Zakat in the Qur'an and the Challenges of its Local Interpretation in Northern Nigeria", Al-Maher Journal for Qur'anic Studies 2016, p. 102-112.