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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,” Vanguard, February 22, 2018 (thanks to The Religion of Peace):

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.