The Jammaatul Tajjadid Islamy, JTI, has taken a authorized motion towards the Kano State Authorities and the State Commissioner of Police, in search of the rapid prosecution of the controversial Sheik Abduljabar Nasiru Kabara who was accused of Blasphemy towards the prophets of Islam.
In response to the applying filed by the Islamic sect, they need the court docket to slam an order of mandamus on the Kano Lawyer Normal, Barrister M. A Lawan and the State Police Commissioner, Samaila Dikko, to instantly arrest and prosecute Sheik Abduljabar Nasiru Kabara.
The Islamic sect argued that the enormity or in any other case of the allegations towards Sheik Abduljabar Nasiru Kabara is past Kano State Authorities to resolve his destiny alone.
The case with file quantity Okay/M 244/2021 and skim by the authorized Counsel to JTI, Barrister Abubakar Tanko, defined that Sheik Abduljabar Nasiru Kabara may need dedicated a critical capital offence that might solely be cleared by a reliable court docket of justice.
“We’re instituting a prison cost towards Sheik Abduljabar Nasiru Kabara based on the State Panel code of 2020, which clearly spells out particular punishment for blasphemy”.
He mentioned, “We’re conscious that the State Authorities lacks authorized energy to droop and even intrude in a case of alleged blasphemy till a reliable court docket decides in any other case. ”
Barrister Tanko mentioned if the State can not prosecute Sheik Abduljabar, they need to enable the Islamic Sect to adequately prosecuted him based on the State Penal code 2000 which has the specified punishment.
Islamic sect drags Kano govt, police to court docket over alleged blasphemy