A Sharia Court Sitting in Kano, has Ordered one Halifa Abdullahi to Sweep Fagge Juma’at mosque for a consecutive 30 days as a punishment for steeling eight copies of the Holy Quran.
Mr Abdullahi, a resident of Yola quarters in Kano the State Capital, was accused of burgling a mosque at Tudun Maliki area on Sunday night and whisked away with 8 copies of the holy Qur’an.
The convicted Man was apprehended by security guards of the mosque after committing the offence and subsequently handed him over to Police at Filin Hockey Police station, who on Tuesday charged him to the Sharia Court.
When the police prosecutor, Abdul Wada, read the charges against the accused, the suspect pleaded guilty to the offence.
The presiding judge, Bello Musa-Khalid, therefore ruled that, Halifa Abdullahi shall sweep the vast courtyard of Fagge Juma’at mosque, at Ya’n-Alluna, for thirty Consecutive days
Reports indicates that the Fagge Juma’at mosque is considered to be the biggest in the state. (DAILY NIGERIAN)