Sheihu Dalhu Abdul-Mumin was born in Tamale, Ghana. He had his ordinary and advance level education in Ghana secondary school, Tamale.
He also had a basic Islamic education in Tamale under the tutorship of Sheikh Ibrahim Basha (Shaikh Bayan) and Sheihu Imam Husayn-Rashid (Sheihu Salawatia).
He furthered his education at the Imam Husayn a.s. university in Karachi, Pakistan, where he studied Islamic Science and Arabic Language.
Sheihu Dalhu Abdul Mumin continued to the Theological Islamic Institute Of Advance Learning in Islamic Science in the Republic of Iran by name Hujjatiya in the holy city of Qum for twelve (12) years. He was turbaned as Hujjatul-Islam wal Muslimeen by the late Grand Ayatollah Sheikh Muhammad Ali Araki r.a. in the holy city of Qum.
He returned to Ghana with missionary zeal to project the truth and beauty of Islam, therefore get engaged in the activities of Islamic teaching and Da’wah (propagation).
After spending few years in propagation, his quest for knowledge drove him yo Syria for further studies in Islamic Philosophy and Bahthul Kharij under Ayatollah Sayid Yusif Tabatabai at the Hauza of Imam Khomeini r.a. in Sayyida Zainab a.s in Damascus.
After completion, he came back home and continue his missionary activities of teaching, training propagators, healing spiritually, and officiating as Chief Imam of the Ahlul-Bayt a.s mosque in Tamale.
Sheihu Dalhu is not only an Islamic scholar but also the traditional Ruler and Chief of Zango community in Tamale, Northern Region, Ghana.