A renowned Islamic Cleric, Imam Oluwatoyin Yusuf has described those that killed Deborah Samuel as criminals.
He reiterated that blasphemy which is regarded as speaking against God, Prophet or Qur’an has no root in Islam.
Imam Yusuf made the submission while reacting to the alleged killing of a 200-level students of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto.
BBC News Pidgin captured the reaction of Imam Yusuf over the sad incident. The College Management has announced the closure of the school to avert possible crisis in the school community.
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Imam Yusuf argued that Qur’an has no punishment for blasphemy. He urged the security agencies to arrest and prosecute those involved in barbaric act. He advised the police not to release two male arrested in connection with the killing of Deborah.