Tags Sharia Police

Tag: Sharia Police

My husband is lazy, doesn’t support me, my 10 children – Woman tells court

“My lord my husband is very lazy and has refused to be a responsible parent. He has not provided

Blasphemy: Court orders retrial of blasphemer, Sharif

Today, we have a bitter, sweet judgment as Umar Farouq has been set free completely because he was a minor that was sentenced to 10 years imprisonment.

Nigerian court hears blasphemy conviction appeals in northern city Kano

Kola Alapinni, a defence lawyer representing the two defendants, said the convictions were incompatible with Nigeria's constitution, which gives people the right to have freedom of expression.

I won’t waste a minute signing blasphemer’s death warrant – Gov Ganduje

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has declared that he will not waste a minute in signing the death warrant of...

Breaking: I’m not afraid of death, Zamani Lekwot replies Sharia Council

Retired Major General Zamani Lekwot, has reacted to the call by Muslim scholars on a revisit to his death sentence, saying...

Kano sharia court sentences musician to death over song allegedly against Prophet Muhammad

At the court on Monday, the presiding judge, Khadi Aliyu Muhammad Kani, found Aminu guilty and sentenced him to death by...

COVID-19: Kano deploys Sharia police to mosques, Eid prayers

Determined to ensure strict compliance of the coronavirus safety protocols by all Kano Jumaat mosques allowed to open on Sallah day,...

Most Read

Ogun cobbler electrocuted while illegally reconnecting neighbours’ electricity

"It is true. He went to help people connect electricity illegally. He was on the electric pole when power was restored. He was electrocuted. The family said they had accepted his death in good faith.

Chad president seeks sixth term after 30 years in power

Deby, a former army commander-in-chief, first came to power in 1990 when his rebel forces overthrew then-President Hissene Habre, who was later convicted of human rights abuses at an international tribunal in Senegal. Deby has continued to win re-election over the years, last drawing 61.5% of the vote in the last 2016 election.

Yinka Odumakin: The exit of a convinced humanist

I said we had a remarkable relationship because Yinka was consistent in standing up to fight for democracy, federalism, justice and rule of law. These to me are the factors for defining the dignity of man. Whoever has this commitment is an ally and a humanist.

The Nigeria’s Predicament: nepotism, corruption and calamitous tragedy of leadership

"The pessimist complains about the wind while the optimist expects it to change but the leader adjusts the sails." –John Maxwell.