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By Yushau Sodiq

This paintings analyzes the heritage 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 appropriate till the arriving of the British Colonial regime in Northern Nigeria in 1903. It sheds mild on how the legislations survived colonial rule and maintains until eventually today.

Dr. Yushau Sodiq analyzes innovative components in Islamic legislation over the last centuries. He is going directly to talk about many objections raised via the Nigerian Christians opposed to the appliance 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 publication goals to elucidate and reply to many vital recommendations and concepts inside Islamic spiritual tradition. 

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