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Nigeria: 85-year-old Muslim cleric leads Muslim mob that demolishes church building

Nigeria: 85-year-old Muslim cleric leads Muslim mob that demolishes church building

Country: 
Nigeria
News Date: 
23/02/2018
Sharia Watch
Summary: 

Islamic law forbids Christians to build new churches. That’s the only law that Mudasiru Owoyale doubtless respects. What Nigerian law says is of no import to him; he considers that to be manmade law, vastly inferior to the supposedly divine law, Sharia.

“Muslim Cleric destroys N8.7m church building, arraigned,” , February 22, 2018 (thanks to ):

For allegedly demolishing a church building valued at N8.7 million, an 85-year-old Muslim cleric, Mudasiru Owoyale, was on Thursday, brought before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.