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8 Jan
The Supreme Council for Shari’ah in Nigeria (SCSN) has ratified the appointment of Sheikh AbdurRashid Hadiyatullah as the new President of the council in line with SCSN’s Constitution,...
14 Aug 2020
The Supreme Council for Shariah in Nigeria (SCSN) has said that government’s failure to execute Gen. Zamani Lekwot (rtd.), the late Maj. James Kude and others sentenced to death for the 1992 Zangon Kataf crisis is responsible for the recurring crises in southern Kaduna.
23 Jul 2018
The Supreme Council of Sharia in Nigeria (SCSN) has alleged that that the Federal Government was excluding major Islamic organisations and stakeholders from the de-radicalisation of Boko Haram prisoners in its custody.
9 Aug 2016
The Supreme Council for Sharia in Nigeria (SCSN) yesterday declared that members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) indicted in the December 2015 clash with soldiers in Zaria, Kaduna State must face the full wrath of the law to check future unrest.


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Monkeypox has caught the attention of US President Joe Biden, who said Sunday that people should be on guard against the disease which has the potential for "consequential" impact if it were to spread further. Several cases of monkeypox have been detected in North America and Europe since early May, sparking concern the disease, endemic…
27 mins ago
Napoli ended their season with a comfortable 3-0 Serie A win at Spezia which was stopped for over 10 minutes following clashes between opposing supporters on Sunday. Luciano Spalletti's team were already leading against Spezia on captain Lorenzo Insigne's last game for the club thanks to Matteo Politano's fourth-minute opener when objects were thrown by…
1 hour ago
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has intercepted 24 parcels of cocaine concealed in 12 tyres of lawnmowers imported into the country through the Port Harcourt International Airport (PHIA). Mr Femi Babafemi ,NDLEA Director ,Media and Advocacy,said  this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja. Babafemi said that a Brazilian returnee, Okechukwu Francis Amaechi,…
1 hour ago
Pope Francis said Sunday that he was following "attentively" the "often complex" life of Catholics in China, without directly referencing a 90-year old cardinal arrested in Hong Kong this month. "I attentively and actively follow the often complex life and the matters of the faithful and pastors, and I pray every day for them," the…
2 hours ago
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says its primary elections to nominate candidates for the 2023 general elections will commence as officially scheduled on Sunday, May 22.