Q: Did Fathima (radhiyallahu anha) reject Abu Bakr (radhiyallahu anhu) as Khalifa and did not speak to him right up to her death?
A: She did speak to him.
And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.
Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)
This answer was collected from MuftiOnline.co.za, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.