Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has been called on by the Kano State Council of Jamaat Mosques Imams to immediately sign singer Yahya Aminu’s Death Warrant, which is before him after an Upper Sharia Court passed the judgement.
Recall that a Kano Sharia Court had sentenced Yahya Aminu to death by hanging for Blasphemy against the Prophet of Islam.
The Kano State council of Friday mosque Imams in its reaction to the judgement commended the Upper Shari’ah court for passing the death judgement to 22-year-old Yahaya Aminu.
The Chairman of the council, Muhammad Nasir Adam gave this commendation on Wednesday, he noted that the judgement is according to the teachings of Islam.
Adam further stated that he is sure that the Kano State Governor will sign the execution Warrant of the penalty.”
He called on Muslims to refrain from supporting any move capable of denting the image of the prophet of Islam Muhammad peace be upon him.
Also, the Commander General of the Kano State Hisbah Board, Harun Sani Ibn Sina, supported the judgement of the Upper Sharia Court which sentenced Mr Aminu to death by hanging.
Mr Ibn Sina said the board is fully in support of the judgment as it was based on the provision of Shari’ah (Islamic law)