How Did Islam Spread Across Africa

How Did Islam Spread Across AfricaIslam had spread into northern Africa from the mid-seventh century A.D., just a couple of decades following the prophet Muhammad transferred together with his followers from Mecca to Medina on the nearby Arabian Peninsula (622 A.D./1 A.H.). Between the eighth and ninth centuries, Arab traders and travelers, afterward African clerics, started to spread the faith along the eastern shore of Africa and into the western and central Sudan (literally, “Land of Black folks”), Continue Reading “How Did Islam Spread Across Africa”