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Media & Adventist Benefits- Sharia Law in Kano State, Nigeria

“Nigeria: A sharia court efficiently settles a land dispute in Kano, a city on the Sahel’s southern border whose Muslim majority lives under strict Islamic law. After years of corrupt and bureaucratic secular rule, most residents welcomed Kano state’s imposition of sharia in 2000. But minority Muslim sects, human rights advocates, and Christians, especially those who could no longer sell alcohol for a living, protested.”

Caption on photo #9 in “Africa’s Ragged Edge: Journey Into the Sahel” in National Geographic, April 2008

Among Moslems it is important for Seventh-day Adventists to make a distinction between “Christianity” Continue reading

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