• Emir only endorsed 14-year-old girl’s marriage to subject – JIBWIS

    Emir only endorsed 14-year-old girl’s marriage to subject – JIBWIS

    According to reports, the Katsina State branch of ‘Jama’atu Izalatil Bidah wa Iqamatis Sunnah’ (JIBWIS) has clarified that the Emir of Katsina, Alhaji Abdulmumuni Usman, is not the one who married the 14-year-old girl, Habiba Isa, who was allegedly forcefully converted to Islam and forced into marriage.

    The Islamic group, at a press conference in Katsina on Tuesday, said Habiba’s husband was “a young man called Jamilu Lawal.”

    The group, which spoke through its chairman, Sheikh Yakubu Hassan, cautioned against people dragging […]