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 […]
According to reports, the Vice-Chairman (South-South), of the All Progressives Congress ( APC), Mr Eta Halierd, has dismissed the allegation that the Ondo State governorship election primary was manipulated in favour of Mr Olurotimi Akeredolu, the declared winner.
Halierd said this while briefing newsmen at the APC national secretariat in Abuja on Wednesday.
According to him, Mr Pius Akinyelure, the APC Vice-Chairman, (South- West), misled the public that the primaries in Ondo State was skewed in favour of the eventual winner.
Akinyelure had […]