Islamic Movement In Nigeria
As the trial of Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, resumes on Tuesday, July 28, police officers are on red alert in Kaduna.
The Yoruba group, Afenifere, has been asked to apologise to the Islamic community in Nigeria for comparing Sunday Igboho ordeals to that of Prophet Muhammad.
The federal government has declared Tuesday, July 20, and Wednesday, July 21, 2021, as public holidays to mark this year’s Eid-el-Kabir celebration for Muslims.
The Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) said it is expecting the sighting of the new moon. The religious made the statement on Friday, July 9.
Senator Uba Sani said that some of the security challenges faced in Nigeria are traceable to the relegation of moral and religious values to the background.
The Muslim Rights Concern has declared support for the recent proposal by some groups to commence the Implementation of Sharia law in the southwest region.