Woman in Kano beheaded for blasphemy
A woman said to be from Igbo extraction was beheaded in Wambai market in Kano yesterday evening June 2nd, by some angry Muslim youths for allegedly making blasphemous comments about Prophet Muhammad. According to Sahara Reporters, the woman who sells plastics at the local market was was beheaded when she was in company with her husband
The spokesperson of the Kano Police Command, DSP Musa Magaji, while confirming the incident said;
‘At about 4 30 pm, there was a counter argument between the murdered woman and some traders bordering on religion. The woman was said to have blasphemed Prophet Mohammed, which did not go down well with the mob”.
He added that timely intervention by the police halted the husband of the woman from being beheaded as well.
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