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Islam Has Been Hijacked-Atiku Cries Out

Islam Has Been Hijacked-Atiku Cries Out

🕔06:52, 31.Aug 2017

Atiku said it was time Islam is protected from negative influences

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The Real Trouble With Nigeria–Emir Sanusi

The Real Trouble With Nigeria–Emir Sanusi

🕔19:20, 12.Jun 2017

Why was I in the pro-democracy movement fighting for June 12? Is (Moshood) Abiola from Kano ? Why am I a founding director of the Kudirat Initiative for Nigerian Development (KIND)?

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God in the Public Space and the Nigerian Constitution

God in the Public Space and the Nigerian Constitution

🕔00:02, 15.May 2017

It appears anytime we try to solve one problem in Nigeria, we end up creating more problems and leave the original problem partly solved or totally unsolved. Why did I say so? Before the 1979 Constitution of Nigeria, we have no record to say that a government or any religious group was calling or lobbying for the adoption of a particular religion as our national religion. So, why was Section 10 introduced into the 1979 Constitution for the first time in the constitutional history of Nigeria by the Constituent Assembly of 1977-78? Was it introduced to make Nigeria a secular state? Was the section squarely introduced to prevent any government from ever imposing one religion on the Nigerian people or making it a theocracy? If the latter was the intention of the drafters of the Constitution, does Section 10 also forbid spending of state funds on religious matters by any Nigerian government or state involvement in religious affairs? Was it introduced in response to the agitation to give the Sharia Court of Appeal a national recognition in our Constitution which came up for the first time during this period as opposed to the erstwhile 1963 Republican Constitution that confined the existence of the Court to the Northern region?

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Islam Now World’s Fastest Growing Religion–CNN

Islam Now World’s Fastest Growing Religion–CNN

🕔16:04, 21.Mar 2017

Islam is the world’s fastest growing religion  and not just in Muslim majority nations. 10% of all Europeans are projected to be members of the Muslim faith by 2050, according to a recent Pew Research Center study. The study estimates

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Why I Converted To Islam: Christian Priest Tells His Story

Why I Converted To Islam: Christian Priest Tells His Story

🕔12:02, 3.Feb 2017

“Why do we blame Islam as a religion for the action of terrorists who happened to be Muslims, when no-one accused Christianity of terrorism when some Christians have acted the same way?” –Idris Tawfiq   I enjoyed being a priest

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Kano State Attorney General Instructs Court To Free Alleged Murderers Of Igbo Trader

Kano State Attorney General Instructs Court To Free Alleged Murderers Of Igbo Trader

🕔21:22, 3.Nov 2016

On Thursday evening, a Kano Magistrates’ Court expressly discharged all the five suspects, who allegedly killed a trader, Bridget Agbahime in Kano on June 2 over allegations of blasphemy. Mrs. Agbahime, 74, an Imo indigene, was murdered in Kofar Wambai

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Police Commissioner Advises 14-Year Old Katsina Minor To Return To Her Parents

Police Commissioner Advises 14-Year Old Katsina Minor To Return To Her Parents

🕔09:19, 18.Oct 2016

The Katsina State Police Command has asked Habiba Isa, the 14-year-old girl who was allegedly converted to Islam and forced into marriage, to return to her parents’ house. The command maintained that at her age, she was too young to take

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Islamic Leader In Kano Calls  for Aisha Buhari’s Arrest Over BBC Interview

Islamic Leader In Kano Calls  for Aisha Buhari’s Arrest Over BBC Interview

🕔08:16, 15.Oct 2016

The excerpt of the BBC’s interview with the wife of the president, Aisha Buhari has on Friday, afternoon sparked fierce reaction in Kano. The reaction came as Aisha had in an unprecedented move, publicly criticised her husband’s cabinet warning that

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The Many Faces Of God By Henry Dennis

The Many Faces Of God By Henry Dennis

🕔00:03, 11.Aug 2016

A man stands at a crossroads, a bottle of locally brewed gin in his left hand and a half filled glass cup on the right. He raises the glass cup to the sky and empties its contents to the earth,

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