Tag: Sharia Law

Governor Ganduje of Kano amends child rights act ‘to reflect Sharia’ law

The Kano State Executive Council has approved and amended the proposed bill on Child Rights (protection) Act 2010 “to reflect the position of Sharia on all sections of the Child Rights Act (CRA) 2003?. Muhammed Garba, Commissioner for Information in Kano State disclosed this in statement he signed and made[Read More…]

Sharia court in Kano sentences 60 year old Man to death by stoning for Rape

A Kano Upper Shariah Court has on Wednesday sentenced a sixty, 60-year-old man, identified as Mati Abdu to death by stoning for raping a minor. Abdu, who hails from Farsa village in Tsanyawa Local Government area of Kano State was said to have allegedly raped a 12 year old girl[Read More…]

Sharia court in Kano sentences singer to death for blasphemy against Prophet Mohammed

An Upper Shari’a Court in Kano has sentenced a 22-year-old singer Yahaya Aminu Sharif to death by hanging for blasphemy against Prophet of Muhammad. Ruling on Monday, the Shari’a court Khadi, Aliyu Muhammad Kani, said Yahaya Aminu Sharif was found guilty of the one-count charge bordering on derogatory comment contained[Read More…]

Chief Justice of Nigeria wants the constitution amended to accomodate Sharia Law

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, yesterday advocated for the amendment of Nigeria’s constitution to accommodate some of the concerns of Muslims and the Shari’a law, DailyTrust Newspaper reports. Muhammad made this known while declaring the 20th Annual Judges Conference open at the Ahmadu Bello University[Read More…]

Bayo Oluwasanmi: Dogara And His Sharia Terrorists Are Coming With Full Sharia Law

If the Senators or House Reps were not sponsoring the world’s most bizarre bills, they’ll be stirring up the hornet’s net to further divide and polarized the already balkanized nation. The Sharia bill introduced in the House of Representatives will increase the powers and jurisdiction of Sharia law in Nigeria.[Read More…]

Islamic Caliphate: As Boko Haram Rules Mubi, Sect Amputates Hands Of 10 Alleged Thieves

Reports from Mubi town which recently fell under the control of Boko Haram insurgents have indicated that leader of the sect Shiekh Abubakar Shekau has appointed a spiritual leader popularly called “Amir” who will ensure the strict implementation of Sharia Law in the town. Nigeria’s Leadership Newspaper reports that the[Read More…]

Boko Haram Introduces Sharia Law In Captured Borno Towns

[PMNews] The leader of Boko Haram said his fighters were now ruling the captured northeastern town of Gwoza “by Islamic law” in the first video to state a territorial claim in more than five years of violent insurrection. The military was quoted in local press as denying that Boko Haram[Read More…]