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Greece limits use of Sharia laws in Muslim community

Greece on Wednesday adopted a law limiting the use of the Sharia norms for the Muslim community in the northeastern region of Western Thrace, a Sputnik correspondent reported.

Governor Yari swears in new commissioner, appoints 7 permanent secretaries

Governor Abdul’Aziz Yari Abubakar of Zamfara State has sworn in, Alhaji Bello Dankande Gamji, as the new Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs.

Sharia court judge abducted in Niger

A Sharia court judge, Abubakar Jibrin, has been abducted by unknown gunmen in Jermiya village, Rafi local government area of Niger State.

Egypt’s Grand Mufti endorses Bitcoin trading ban

Egypt's top imam has endorsed a ban on trading in Bitcoin by declaring it "forbidden" by Islam.

EU laws don’t cover sharia divorce – ECJ

The EU has no say over the validity of private divorces settled under Islamic law, or sharia, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled Wednesday.

President Buhari was banned from entering US for 15 years – Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar

President Muhammadu Buhari was banned from entering the United States because Americans had reservations about his religious views, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar said Friday.

My husband doesn’t feed me – Woman tells court

A housewife, Fatima Muazu, on Tuesday begged a Minna Sharia Court to dissolve her marriage to Hassan Danshalele for an alleged constant beating.

President Buhari against Nigeria’s unity – Ben Nwabueze

Chairman of The Patriots, Project Nigeria and Igbo Leaders of Thought respectively, Professor Ben Nwabueze, has regretted that despite his avowals that Nigeria’s unity was non-negotiable, President Muhammadu Buhari has continued to work against the country’s unity.

Eight nabbed for prostitution in Kano

Kano State Hisbah Board on Friday said it had arrested eight young girls allegedly involved in prostitution in the city.

Kebbi court remands 11 youths for alleged disruption community peace

A Sharia Court I sitting in Birnin-Kebbi and presided over by Muawiya Sheu has remanded 11 youths in prison for allegedly disrupting peace of Zauro, a community in Birnin-Kebbi Local Government Area of Kebbi State.

Saudi ends ‘world record’ of being only country where women could not drive

Saudi King Salman on Tuesday ordered that women be allowed to drive cars, ending a conservative tradition seen by rights activists as an emblem of the Islamic kingdom’s repression of women.

Woman asks court to dissolve marriage over alleged starvation

A housewife, Hafsat Mohammed, has pleaded with a Sharia Court in Minna to dissolve her marriage because her husband does not provide food in the house.
Christian Association of Nigeria | CAN

Sukuk bond aims at Islamising Nigeria – Ex-CAN chief

Immediate past chairman, Benue State Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Most Rev Yimam Orkwar, has called on federal government to cancel the purported Sukkuk bond it floated.

Christian elders insist fed govt planning to Islamize Nigeria

The National Christian Elders’ Forum, NCEF, has insisted that the Federal Government was planning to Islamise Nigeria through Jihad.

Nnamdi Kanu’s nuclear weapon and the road to self-destruction

Sadly, it isn’t the so called “marginalisation” that may lead to another civil war in Nigeria. It is IGNORANCE. The weapon of FEAR is being deployed across the Nigerian space.

Sharia nearly consumed Nigeria – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has ​recalled how his handling of the sharia law​ averted disaster ​in​ Nigeria.

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Police inspector killed during shootout with herdsmen in Delta

The remains of a police inspector, simply identified as Muhammad, was Thursday recovered after he was declared missing following a gun battle with armed herdsmen at a bush in Uvwiamughe community in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State.
U.S. and Chinese deputy trade negotiators were set to resume face-to-face talks on Thursday for the first time in nearly two months as the world's two largest economies try to bridge deep policy differences and find a way out of a bitter and protracted trade war.

US, Chinese trade deputies face off in Washington amid deep differences

U.S. and Chinese deputy trade negotiators were set to resume face-to-face talks on Thursday for the first time in nearly two months as the world's two largest economies try to bridge deep policy differences and find a way out of a bitter and protracted trade war.

Tipper driver flees after killing two in Anambra

A tipper driver on Thursday killed two persons at Mbanakwa Okpuno, Nnewichi in Nnewi North Local Government Area of Anambra State.

Tribunal upholds Akwa Ibom governor’s victory

The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, on Thursday upheld the March 9 election of Governor Udom Emmanuel of the Peoples Democratic Party.
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Bayelsa guber: APC’ll shock PDP – lawmaker

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would receive the greatest shocker of its life by losing the November 16 governorship election says All Progressive Congress (APC) House of Representatives member, representing Nembe/Brass Federal Constituency, Hon Israel Sunny-Goli.