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Job Seeker Jailed For Wearing Shoes In Mosque ( Nigeria )
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| November 30, 2011
| Henry Ojelu, Paul Sanusi & Kazeem Ugbodaga
Posted on 12/01/2011 12:32:27 PM PST by george76
A 32-year old applicant, Ahmed Hassan, has been sentenced to one month imprisonment by an Abuja Senior Magistrates Court for wearing shoes into a mosque in Nyanya.
The Senior Magistrate, Mrs. Nkwadimi Buba, however, gave Hassan an option of N2,000 fine...
Nanpan said that the convict on November 25 trespassed into the mosque and lay down there with his shoes on, knowing that the act was un-Islamic.
Comrade Isiak Buna said it is not permissible in Islam for someone to enter a mosque wearing a shoe
(Excerpt) Read more at pmnewsnigeria.com ...
TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: islam; mohammedan; mohammedanism; mohammedans; moslem; moslems; mosque; nigeria; rop; sharia; sharialaw; shoe
posted on 12/01/2011 12:32:33 PM PST
Isn’t Sharia Law great? Just what we want in the States. Will they ever get out of the 14th Century?
posted on 12/01/2011 12:39:21 PM PST
Job interview no-no’s! Don’t let this happen to you!
posted on 12/01/2011 12:41:08 PM PST
(Starve the beast.)
posted on 12/01/2011 12:57:09 PM PST
(Comments now include 25 percent more sarcasm for no additional charge...)
Shoes, flip-flops, constitution, prophets, whatever...Did he get the job or not?
Nigeria is like that kid in the 3rd grade with mismatched socks whose buttons never lined up...except he went on to become an aeronautical engineer and they ate a goat.
posted on 12/01/2011 12:59:23 PM PST
(You can roll manure in powdered sugar but that don't make it a jelly doughnut.)
I’ll have to remember this fact.
posted on 12/01/2011 1:03:23 PM PST
Well, neener, neener!
posted on 12/01/2011 2:29:23 PM PST
(Is it true that cannibals don't eat clowns because they taste funny?)
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