ABUBAKAR, Isa Alabi

Department: Arabic

Honour, Distinctions and Membership of Learned Societies and Professional Bodies

Honour

  1. Contribution to the Development of Islam, Arabic and Islamic Training Centre (Markaz) Agege Lagos State, 2013.

Distinction

  1. Recognition of Poetic Originality, Kwara State University, Malete, 2013.

Membership

  1. Member, Supreme Council of Arabic Language, UAE Dubai 2013 till date.
  2. Member, Nigeria Association of Teachers of Arabic Language and Literature (NATALL). 2009 till date.
  3. Member, International League of Islamic Literature, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 2008 till date.
  4. Member, Nigeria Association of Teachers of Arabic and Islamic Studies (NATAIS) 1984 till date.

 

List of Publications

Home-Based Journal Articles In-Print

  1. Abubakar, I. A. (2010) ملامح الفقر في شعر حافظ إبراهيمFeatures of Poverty in the Poems of Hafiz Ibrahim, Al-Asalah Journal of Arabic and Islamic Studies, Al-Hikma University, Ilorin Nigeria Vol. No. 1 pp 126 – 139.
  2. Abubakar, I.A. (2002): "Shaykh Adam Abdullah Al-Ilori's Reformative Ideas as Contained in Addinu n-Nasihah" ALORE, Ilorin Journal of the Humanities, University of Ilorin, Vol. 12, 2002. ISSN 0794-445 pp 206 – 222.
  3. Abubakar, I.A. (2001): "William Shakespeare in the Poems of Hafiz and Shawqi" ALORE, Ilorin Journal of the Humanities, University of Ilorin, Ilorin. 11 pp 19 – 41.
  4. Abubakar, I.A., (2001): "A Study of the Bee Kingdom as Described in Ahmad Shawqi's Poem" JARS, Journal of Arabic & Religious Studies, Department of Religions, University of Ilorin, volumes 14 & 15 December 2000 & 2001 pp 77 – 89.

Home-Based Chapter in a Book In-Print

  1. Abubakar, I. A. (2016): الظواهر الفنية فى شعر الدعوة الإسلامية فى نيجيريا         Rhetoric Features in Islamic Da’wah Poems in Nigeria, in The Dynamics of Revealed knowledge and Human Sciences (Essays in honour of Prof. Is-haq Olanrewaju Oloyede), Y. O. Imam et-al (eds), published by Spectrum Books Limited, Spectrum House, Ibadan, in association with Safari Books (Export) Limited, Channels Islands, United Kingdom, pp: 498-522.
  1. Abubakar, I. A. & Usman Gbodofu K. M. (2015): أثر انتشار اللغة العربية في تعزيز التواصل الحضاري بين الشعوب اإسلامية: جمهورية نيجيريا نموذجا Impact of Arabic Language on the Promotion of Cultural Interactions among Islamic Nations; Republic of Nigeria as a Case Study, in Ilorin as A Beacon of Learning and Culture in West Africa, Z. I. Oseni et-al  (eds) published by Centre for Ilorin Studies, University of Ilorin, Ilorin. pp 411-451.

National Journal Articles In-Print

  1. Abubakar, I. A. and Mukaddam R. M. (2016): وصف القرآن الكريم في بردة الإمام البوصيري: عرض وتحليل Analytical Study of Descriptive Poems of the Glorious Qur’an in Burdah of Al-Imam Busairi Al-Maher, Journal for Qur’anic Studies, Centre for Qur’anic Studies, Bayero University, Kano, Maiden Edition, pp 1-10
  1. Abubakar, I. A. and Mukaddam R. M. (2015): التفاعل النّصّي في رثاء ابن الرومي وآدم الإلوري لابنيهما Intertextuality Study of Ibn Rumi and Adam Al-ilori’s Elegiac Poems on their Children Al-Afaq, Refereed Arabic Journal of the Department of Arabic, Bauchi State University, Gadau. Vol.1, No.1, pp 121-133
  1. Abubakar, I. A. & Salaty, A. A. (2013): قضيّة القدس في شعر عمر أبو ريشة: دراسة أدبية Literary Study of Umar Abu Risha’s Poem on Quds (Jerusalem) Al-Ishraq, Journal of Arabic and Islamic Studies, Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Vol.6, pp101-110
  1. Abubakar, I.A. & Salaty, A. A. (2013):  رثاء الأطفال في شعر عيسى ألبي أبوبكر: (دراسة تحليلية) Analytical Study of Children Elegiac Poems of Isa Alabi Abubakar, Addad, Journal of Arabic Language, Literature  and Culture, Department of Languages and Linguistics, Nasarawa State University, keffi, Vol 2 No. 2  2013 pp 166-177.
  1. Abubakar, I. A. & Abubakar, H. F. (2013): "إسهامات بعض مشاهير خريجي جامعة إبادن في تطوير اللغة العربية والدراسات الإسلامية في نيجيريا: جامعة إلورن نموذجا"  Contribution of some Famous Students of the University of Ibadan to the Development of Arabic and Islamic Studies; University of Ilorin as a Case Study, Annur Journal of Arabic and Islamic Studies, Yobe State University, Damaturu, Vo 1, No. 2 July 2013 pp 24 – 34.
  1. Abubakar, I. A., (2011): “الأدب العربي وتصنيف طبقاته في بلاد اليوربا" Arabic Literature and Classification of its Writers in Yorubaland, in Dirasat Arabiyyah, an Annual Journal of Department of Arabic, Bayero University Kano, vol.6 pp. 105-141
  1. Abubakar, I. A., (2010): "اللغة العربية وآدابها في نيجيريا: آفاق التطور والازدهار" Arabic Language and its Literature in Nigeria; Prospect and Development. The FAIS Journal of the Humanities, Bayero University, Kano Vol. 4, No. 2 July 2012. pp.  235 -260.
  1. Abubakar, I. A. (2009):   "الفن الشعري في تزيين الورقات لعبد الله بن فودي النيجيري" Literary Features in the Tazyinul Waraqat of Abdullah bn Fodiyo, Anyigba, Journal of Arabic and Islamic Studies, Kogi State University, Kogi State, Nigeria. Vol. 4, No 1, pp. 1-20
  1. Abubakar I. A., (2001): “Aspects of Womenfolk in the Poems of Hafiz Ibrahim”. Nigerian Association of Teachers of Arabic and Islamic Studies, (NATAIS) Vol. 16,    No. 1 September 2001, pp. 63 – 73
  1. Abubakar, I.A., (2001): "كفكفي الدمع وارضخي للقضاء" Hold Back the Tears and Submit to Destiny, Al-Buhuth, Vol 1 No.1 Alfajr Islamic Publishing House, Lagos, pp. 171 – 189.
  1. Abubakar, I.A., (2000): "Analytical Study of the Ahmad Shawqi's Poem on Red Cross and Red Crescent Movements” Nigerian Association of Teachers of Arabic and Islamic Studies, (NATAIS) Vol 5, No. 1, 2000, pp. 7– 14.

National Chapter in a Book In-Print

  1. Abubakar, I. A. & Mukaddam R. M. (2015): دراسة بعض أشعار يوربا المكتوبة بالحروف العربية في مدينة إلورن- نيجيريا A Literary Study of some Yoruba Poems written in Arabic Autography in Ilorin, Nigeria, in : Arabic Language and Literature in Higher Education in Nigeria, M. M. M. Jimba et-al, pp172-195                                                                             
  1. I. A., (2009):" فلسفة الموت والحياة في مراثي أحمد شوقي" “Philosophy of life and Death in the Eulogies of Ahmad Shawq” in A. O. Sanni and M. A. Muhibudeen (eds.) Transformation in Arabic and Islamic Studies in Nigeria, (NATAIS) pp. 318-328.
  2. Abubakar, I. A., (1991):  "من مشاكل المنهج العربي والإسلامي في نيجيريا"   Problems of Arabic and Islamic Studies Curriculum in Nigeria,  In Arabic and Islamic Studies in Nigerian Schools, M. O. Opeloye, (ed.), Nigerian Association of Teachers of Arabic and Islamic Studies, (NATAIS) Nigeria. pp. 101 – 110.

 

International Journal Articles In-Print

  1. Abubakar, I . A. & ADEBISI (2015): “Manfaluti’s Ode on Paul and Virginia: Translation and Comments”. Alimi Journal of Arabic Studies (AJAS), An International Peer-Reviewed Journal Published by the Department of Arabic, University of Ilorin, Vol. 1, No. 2, 2015, pp. 219-228 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  2. Abubakar, I A. & Ibraheem, L. O. (2015):"الأدب العربي في ظل إمارة إلورن الإسلامية في نيجيريا" The Postion of Arabic Literature in the Islamic Emirate of Ilorin, Nigeria, Journal of Islamic Sciences College, University of Baghdad, 41, pp. 474-530
  3. Abubakar, I. A. & M. Mahmud (2014): موسيقى الشعر عند الشيخ يوسف القرضاوي  Poetical Rhythm in the Works of Shaykh Yusuf Al-qardawi, Alimi Journal of Arabic Studies (AJAS), a publication of the Department of Arabic, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria, Vol.1, No.1, pp101-116 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  1. Abubakar, I. A. and Mukaddam R. M. (2013) " الشيخ الإمام المغيلي وآثاره العلمية في نيجيريا: دراسة فنية Analytical Study of Shaykh Maghili’s Works in Nigeria  Rufuf, Laboratory of Algerian Manuscripts in West Africa, University of Adrar, Pp 252 – 267
  2. Abubakar, I. A. and Abubakar, H. F. (2012) الشعر العربي النيجيري وحقوق المرأة: بانية عثمان عبد السلام نموذحا Nigerian Arabic Poetry and the Rights of Woman; Baaiyyah of Uthman Abdussalam as a Case Study, Majalla al-Aasima 4. Department of Arabic, University College India Website: htt://arabicuniversitycollege.yolasite.Com/department-journal.php  pp 71-73
  3. Abubakar, I.A., and Ibraheem, L. O. (2011): "الشعر العربي النيجيري ومكافحة الإرهاب الدولي: شعر عيسى أبوبكر نموذجا" Nigerian Arabic Poetry and Fighting International Terrorism: Isa Abubakar’s Poetry as a Case StudyMajalla al-Aasima Volume 3 Department of Arabic, University College, 2011 India. Website: http://arabicuniversitycollege.yolasite.com/department-journal.php  pp 31-44
  1. Abubakar, I. A., (2000): “Knowledge, Learning and the Role of a Teacher as Contained in Ahmad Shawqi’s Poem” Islamic Culture, Hyderabad, India. Vol. LXXIV, No. 21 pp. 47-75

International Book In-Print

  1. Abubakar, I.A., (2009): "أساليب بلاغية في بعض مؤلفات الشيخ آدم عبد الله الإلوري" Rhetoric Styles in some Works of Shaikh Adam Al-Ilory (Arabic) El-Mokhtar, for Publication and Distribution. Cairo pp. 1-138.
  2. Abubakar, I. A., (2008): ديوان السباعيات Assuba’iyyat (Collection of Arabic Poems), Annahar for Publication and Distribution, Cairo, PP 1-204.
  3. Abubakar, I.A., (2007): "دراسات في شعر الجهاد لدى عبد الله بن فودي" Studies of the Jihad Poems of Abdullah bn Fodiyo, Annahar for publication and Distribution, Cairo, pp 1-218.
  4. Abubakar, I.A., (2004): أعمال العلامة الإلوري: قراءة وتلخيص The works of Shaykh Al-ilory’s Works: Perusal and Summary, Annahar for Publication and Distribution, Cairo, pp 1-92

International Chapter in a Book In-Print

  1. Abubakar, I.A. & Uthman, I. K. (2014):  "اكتساب مهارات اللغة العربية في نيجيريا: مشكلاته وخطط علاجه"    في (الاستثمار في اللغة العربية ومستقبلها الوطني والعربي والدولي) Acquisition of Arabic Language Skills in Nigeria; Problems and Solutions, in “The Future of Arabic Language Investment” M. A. Musa (Ed), Published by Matba‘at Maktab Attarbiyat Al-Arabi Liduwal Al-khalij. Riyadh,, Saudi Arabia Vol 3 pp 388-400.
  1. Abubakar, I. A. & Gata M, (2013): “دور المجلات العلمية في تطور اللغة العربية في نيجيريا في (اللغة العربية في خطر والجميع شركاء فى حمايتها)The Role of Arabic Journals in the Development of Arabic Language in Nigeria, in “Arabic Language in Danger, and it must be rescued by All” M. A Musa (ed), Published by Supreme Council of Arabic Language in conjunction with UNESCO and Association of Arab Universities Vol. No. 3 Beirut pp. 280 -286.                                           
  1. Abubakar, I. A. & Ibraheem L. O. (2013) Arabic Language in Nigeria: The Journey So Far, in “Chen Dan Humanity Culture and Society”, International Economic Development and Research Center IEDRC, Hong Kong.
  2. Abubakar, I. A. (2012) اللغة العربية وآدابها في نيجيريا بمنظور الشيخ آدم عبد الله الإلوري Arabic Language and its Literature in the Perspective of Shaykh Adam Abdullah Al-Ilory, in “Shaykh Adam Abdullah Al-Ilory in the Tableau of Immortality” Published by University of Ilorin as well as the Nigerian Centre for Arabic Research, Riyadh., Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Vol. 1 No. Pp 174 -186.
  3. Abubakar, I. A. and Diop A. D. (2012) "شخصية الشيخ آدم عبد الله الإلوري في شعر عيسى ألبي أبوبكر" The Personality of Shaykh Adam Abdullah Al-Ilory in the Poems of Isa Alabi Abubakar,  in “Shaykh Adam Abdullah Al-Ilory in the Tableau of Immortality” Published by University of Ilorin as well as the Nigerian Centre for Arabic Research, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Vol. 2 No.2 Pp 1005 – 1026.
  1. Abubakar, I.A. (2010):"القضايا الإنسانية في شعر علي أحمد باكثير" Human Issues in the Poems of Aliy Ahmad Bakathir, in “Researches on Novels and Poetry of Ali Ahmad Bakathir”, Muhammad Abubakar Hemaid (ed.) International League of Islamic Literature, Cairo Vol. 2 pp 579 – 606

International Journal Articles In-Print Accepted for Publication

  1. Abubakar, I.A. (2016): قصيدة "يا من يراني" للشيخ آدم عبد الله الإلوري: دراسة وتحقيق Alimi Journal of Arabic (AJAS) , An International Peer-Reviewed     Journal Published by the Department of Arabic, University of Ilorin, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to appear in vol. 3 of the Journal.

 

Major Conferences and Workshops Attended

  1. International Conference in honour of Khalifah Sheikh Ishaq Rabiu (Khadimul Qur’an), Bayero University Kano, Nigeria. 13th – 15th August, 2015.
  2. 2nd International Conference U6 Consortium, Cape Peninsula University of Technology, Cape Town, South Africa. 5/09/2014 to 10/09/2014.
  3. Maiden National Conference on As-Siratun Nabawiyyah as Panacea for the Revival of the Nigerian Nation, Alhikmah University, Ilorin, 08/06/2014 to 11/06/2014.
  4. 10th National Conference on Arabic Language and Literature in Higher Education in Nigeria, Kano, 27/05/2014 to 30/05/2014
  5. 32nd Annual National Conference, on Interpretation of Arabic/Islamic Texts and Religious Tolerance, Sokoto, 6/04/2014 to 10/04/2014.
  6. International Conference organized by the International Supreme Council for Arabic Language, Dubai, 2014.
  7. International Conference on Algerian Manuscripts, Adrar, Algeria. 03/12/2013 to 04/12/2013
  8. 1st National Conference on Ilorin: History, Culture and Lession of Peaceful Co- Existence, Centre for Ilorin Studies (CILS) University of Ilorin, 26/05/2013 to 29/05/2013.
  9. 2nd International Conference on Arabic Language in Danger, and it must be rescued by All, organized by Supreme Council of Arabic Language in conjunction with UNESCO and Association of Arab Universities, Dubai.07/05/2013 to 10/05/2013.
  10. International Conference on Arabic Language as a bridge for Culture and Communication, organized by the University of Science and Technology, Sana,Yemen. 19th – 20th March, 2013.
  11. International Conference on the Life and Works of Shaykh Adam Abdullah Al-Ilory, organized by Faculty of Arts, University of Ilorin. 24th – 28th August 2012.
  12. International Conference on Arabic and Islamic Cultural Studies in Nigeria, organized by the Department of Arabic and Islamic Studies, University of Ibadan. 10th – 12th April 2012.
  13. International Conference on Dawah and Islamic Management, Islamic Science University of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur. 23rd – 24th November 2011.
  14. International Conference on the life and Works of Ali Ahmad Bakathir, organized by the International League of Islamic Literature, Cairo, Egypt. 1st - 4th June 2010.
  15. International Conference on Language and Literature, organized by Institute of Research and African Languages, Cairo University, Cairo Egypt. 16th – 19th December 2009.