Buhari appoints Acting Grand Kadi, Sharia Court of Appeal, Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Ibrahim Imam as the Acting Grand Kadi of the Sharia Court of Appeal, Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

A statement from the Director of information, National Judicial Council, Soji Oye, which was made available to journalists in Abuja on Wednesday, said Mr. Rufai’s appointment is sequel to the retirement of the former Grand Kadi of the Court, Ibrahim Abba, who had been appointed in 2015.

The new acting grand kadi will be sworn-in by the Chief Justice of Nigeria and Chairman, National judicial Commission, Walter Onnoghen, on Thursday at the Supreme Court of Nigeria.


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  • Dazmillion

    What has the president of a secular nation have to do with appointing islamic mullars. Is sharia now recognized by the federal government,.

    • Solomon Brown

      Take one good look at the Nigerian constitution, therein lies the answer to your question.

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  • Buhari d scarecrow.

    Buhari is just a fucker.

  • Otile

    If Imam Buhari stays around till 2019 every sate will be made to adopt sharia whereby many people will lose limbs. May God prevent evil sharia from reaching SS SE, all say Amen

    • kate

      wetin concern SS in your wishes?

      • Otile

        Nobody in SS wants sharia in our good land.

  • Smart

    When ever Islam is mentioned many Christians will attack it, but Muslims doesn’t bother to say much regarding the mention of Christianity or it’s achievement.
    What is the irony please.
    Who is more envious of who.