Shariah council wants Lekwot, others executed over 1992 crisis
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.
Sharia council alleges exclusion of major Islamic scholars, bodies from Boko Haram de-radicalisation
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.
‘Indicted’ Shiites must face justice, Sharia council insists
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.