The Supreme Council for Sharia in Nigeria, SCSN, has attacked the the Nigerian Bar Affiliation, NBA, for dis-inviting Governor Nasir El-Rufai to its Annual Normal Convention.
The council accused the NBA of taking facet within the Southern Kaduna disaster.
This was contained in a press release signed by the Secretary Normal of the Council, Nafi’u Baba-Ahmad, and made obtainable to reporters on Saturday.
The Sharia council was reacting to the removing of Governor Nasiru El-Rufai as one of many visitor audio system on the NBA forthcoming convention.
“For, clearly it has already taken facet within the Southern Kaduna crises, opposite to its members coaching and what it loudly preaches, with out listening to the narrative from the opposite facet,” the assertion stated.
“This clearly, lowly slim political and non secular sentiments have beclouded the judgment of the management of the NBA, forgetting essentially the most primary precept of their coaching and that its members minimize throughout all sides of the divide.
“For the affiliation to have taken facet in a battle in such a blatantly pedestrian method is demeaning of its standing,” it added.
Recall that the Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC, had earlier condemned NBA’s choice to drop El-Rufai from the record of audio system at its 2020 Digital Annual Normal Convention (AGC) which is billed to happen from 26th to 29th August, 2020.
Additionally, the Muslim Legal professionals Affiliation of Nigeria (MULAN) in Kaduna State has shunned participation within the convention over the exclusion of El-Rufai as speaker.
The NBA had withdrawn its invitation to Governor El-Rufai, following protests from some legal professionals.