A History of the Application of Islamic Law in Nigeria by Yushau Sodiq PDF

By Yushau Sodiq

This paintings analyzes the heritage of the appliance of Islamic legislations (Shari`ah) in Nigeria. It analyzes how Islamic legislation emerged in Nigeria towards the start of the nineteenth century and remained appropriate until eventually the arriving of the British Colonial regime in Northern Nigeria in 1903. It sheds gentle on how the legislations survived colonial rule and maintains until eventually today.

Dr. Yushau Sodiq analyzes innovative parts in Islamic legislations during the last centuries. He is going directly to speak about many objections raised by means of the Nigerian Christians opposed to the applying of Islamic legislations, in addition to how Muslims reply to such feedback. In an international that's usually saturated with Islamophobia and ignorant misconceptions approximately Islam, this e-book goals to explain and reply to many very important strategies and concepts inside Islamic non secular tradition. 

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