Yusuf Mahamud Ibrahim
|Yusuf Mahamud Ibrahim
يوسف محمود ابراهيم
|3rd Sultan of the Geledi sultanate|
|Reign||1798 - 1848|
Sultan Yusuf's army emerged victorious during the Bardheere Jihad, which restored stability in the region and revitalized the East African ivory trade. For his exploits, he received presents from and had cordial relations with the rulers of neighbouring and distant kingdoms alike, such as the Omani, Witu and Yemeni sultanates.
|Geledi sultanate||Succeeded by
- Luling, Virginia (2002). Somali Sultanate: the Geledi city-state over 150 years. Transaction Publishers. ISBN 0-7658-0914-1.