The President of Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Rev Dr. Samson Ayokunle, has called for the removal of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Tanko Muhammed due to his alleged religious bias.
Ayokunle made the call in reaction to Muhammed’s call for constitutional amendment to allow for the integration of Sharia law.
CJN, who was represented by the Grand Khadi of Niger State spoke during a two-day conference organized by the Centre for Islamic Legal Studies, CILS, ABU in collaboration with National Judicial Institute, NJI, Abuja.
The event was tagged: “Documentation of Contracts in Islamic Law: Procedure, Sample Precedents and Practice.”
However, Ayokunle described the alleged comment by the CJN as provocative and unacceptable.
In a statement issued by his Special…