Shariah News

APC kicks as Obasanjo says Buhari behaving like Abacha

“His henchmen are working round the clock in cahoots with security and election officials to perfect their plan by computing results right from the ward to local government, state and national levels to allot him with what will look like a landsli...

Punch , Nigeria Jan 20, 2019

In Sudan, no one is clear on what happens after al-Bashir

The leadership has styled itself as bringing Islamic rule by Shariah to Sudan and styled its past wars as "jihad," whether against southerners or against insurgents in the western Darfur region.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 12, 2019

Much ado about secularism (2)

As many times as Christian rights activists had challenged especially the penal jurisdiction of the Shariah courts –as provided under sections 268 and 277 of the Constitution- as much times too had the judicial arm tactfully avoided the issue by throwing out such cases on the grounds of absence of locus.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 2, 2019

Illegality and hypocrisy of Kano’s alcoholic repugnance

Ever since the promulgation of the Shariah law in the state, the religious police, Hisbah, have continued on a rampage, confiscating and destroying consignments of alcoholic beverages making their way into the state.

Punch , Nigeria Dec 30, 2018