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By Yushau Sodiq

This paintings analyzes the background of the applying of Islamic legislation (Shari`ah) in Nigeria. It analyzes how Islamic legislations emerged in Nigeria towards the start of the nineteenth century and remained acceptable till the arriving of the British Colonial regime in Northern Nigeria in 1903. It sheds mild on how the legislations survived colonial rule and keeps till today.

Dr. Yushau Sodiq analyzes revolutionary parts in Islamic legislations over the last centuries. He is going directly to talk about many objections raised through the Nigerian Christians opposed to the applying of Islamic legislations, in addition to how Muslims reply to such feedback. In an international that's frequently saturated with Islamophobia and ignorant misconceptions approximately Islam, this ebook goals to explain and reply to many very important innovations and ideas inside Islamic non secular tradition. 

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