Also known as Abu Bakr As- Sudani is a Sudanese born British Islamic scholar, Imam and Murshid. Shaykh Babikir was born in Sudan. He studied Islamic sciences in Sudan under Shaykh Fatih Qaribullah, son of Sayyidi Shaykh Qaribullah, son of Shaykh Ahmad At –Tayyib. He has certified Ijazah in various Islamic disciplines including Maaliki fiqh, Hadith, Aqeedah, Da’wah, Tajweed and Tassawuf. Shaykh Babikir currently works as the Imaam of Islamia schools centre, which was founded by Yusuf Islam. He delivers workshops and conferences promoting Muslim schools. He also delivers courses in different Islamic subjects in Universities and Islamic centres.