Osman Ahmed

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Osman Ahmed
عثمان أحمد
5th Sultan of the Geledi sultanate
Reign 1878–1910
Predecessor Ahmed Yusuf
Successor n/a
Born Afgooye
Died 1910
Dynasty Geledi sultanate
Religion Islam

Osman Ahmed (Somali: Cusmaan Ahmed, Arabic: عثمان أحمد‎‎) was a Somali ruler. He was the fifth Sultan of the Geledi sultanate.


Osman Ahmed is considered less illustrious than his predecessors,[1] and Gobroon power considerable weakened under his rule. He was the son of Sultan Ahmed Yusuf and succeeded his father after his death.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Cassanelli, p.149.


Preceded by
Ahmed Yusuf
Geledi sultanate Succeeded by