• 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 […]

  • Kastina Emir accused of marrying off kidnapped 14-year old girl

    Kastina Emir accused of marrying off kidnapped 14-year old girl

    Emir of Katsina, Abdulmumini Usman, have been accused of marrying off, fourteen-year-old Habiba Isiyaku to her kidnapper.

    The fourteen year old, who according to her father, Mal. Isiyaku Tanko, was kidnapped from school, Government Senior Secondary School, Kudun Kankara, Kastina State, by one Jamilu Lawal, has been forcefully converted to Islam and married off by the Emir without her parents concept.

    Mal. Tanko who was made to present his case by the Stefanos Foundation at a press conference in Abuja, stated that […]

  • President Buhari pays homage to the Emir of Katsina … See More Photos

    President Buhari pays homage to the Emir of Katsina … See More Photos

    President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday paid homage to the Emir of Katsina, HRH Alhaji Abdulmumini Kabir Usman, at the Emir’s Palace today.

    President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday paid homage to the Emir of Katsina, HRH Alhaji Abdulmumini Kabir Usman, at the Emir’s

  • President Buhari hosted to Lunch by Emir of Daura … See More Photos

    President Buhari hosted to Lunch by Emir of Daura … See More Photos

    Emir of Daura HRH Alhaji Faruk Umar Faruk Hosted President Muhammadu Buhari to a Lunch at the Emir’s Palace in Daura Katsina State on 8th May 2016.

    Emir of Daura HRH Alhaji Faruk Umar Faruk Hosted President Muhammadu Buhari to a Lunch at the Emir’s Palace in Daura Katsina State on 8th May

  • Emir Sanusi shares reasons why Islam is not against tax payment

    Emir Sanusi shares reasons why Islam is not against tax payment

    Muhammadu Sanusi II, the Emir of Kano has said that Islam is not against the payment of tax, even as he urged Nigerians, especially the Muslim faithful, to ensure prompt payment of their taxes.

    It was reported that Emir Sanusi II, made the call when the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), chairman, Mr Tunde Fowler, paid him a courtesy call at his palace in Kano, yesterday, noted that without taxes, provision of amenities like schools, roads, hospitals would be difficult.

    “I ask […]