The Muslim Solidarity Discussion board in Sokoto State has been warned in opposition to issuing threats or assaults on the Bishop of Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Matthew Hassan Kukah.
A former member of the Nationwide Meeting, Shehu Sani gave the warning on Wednesday in response to an earlier assertion by the Muslim group asking Kukah to apologise or go away Sokoto.
The discussion board had suggested Kukah to shortly and quietly go away Sokoto or cease what the group referred to as “his malicious vituperations in opposition to Islam and Muslims”.
The group additionally enjoined Bishop Kukah to tender an unreserved apology to the Muslim Ummah over his Christmas message to Nigerians.
However in response, Kukah had mentioned he was able to apologise if he’s proven any a part of his Christmas sermon that insulted Islam.
Sani in a tweet suggested the Muslim group to have interaction the Bishop in a debate as a substitute of issuing threats. He additionally desires them to strategy the difficulty peacefully.
“My Expensive Muslim Discussion board Sokoto, go in peace and meet Kukah in his Parish, interact him in a debate and defeat or win him over along with your superior argument; be a tolerant host, no have to threaten or ‘expel him’. Don’t set a precedent for ‘Stop noticing the messenger,’”
Shehu Sani reacts to stop discover to Bishop Kukah by Muslim group in Sokoto