Urges Security Operatives Following Killing Of Female Student By Muslim Colleagues:
The Sultan of Sokoto, His Eminence Sa’ad Abubakar III has joined other Nigerians to condemn the gruesome killing and burning of a 200-level female student by some irate in Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto.
In a press release by the Sultanate Council of Sokoto, the council said it condemns the killing of Deborah in its totality and is calling on security operatives to bring the perpetrators of what it described as an Unjustifiable incident to justice.
The council also called on residents of Sokoto to remain calm and live peacefully with one another.
As you may know, a 200-level female student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto identified as Deborah was killed and set ablaze by some Muslim students for allegedly blaspheming against Prophet Muhammad.
The incident has caused several reactions with some Nigerians condemning the act, describing it as barbaric.