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Nigerians are Relentless in their Fight against the Death Sentence of Yahaya Aminu-Sharif



The death sentence of 22-year-old Yahaya Aminu-Sharif has become an urgent matter deserving of serious attention, and Nigerians have taken it upon themselves to ensure that Yahaya gets the justice that he deserves.

The musician was sentenced to death by the Sharia court in Kano state, after being accused of blasphemy against the Prophet Mohammed.

In the several ways that they can, they have called on the Nigerian authorities to ensure the overturn of Yahaya’s death sentence. Petitions have also been made for anyone and everyone to sign, as their on means of saving Yahaya’s life.

The Nigerian Bar Association, according to The Nation, has offered to defend the singer, and a two-man-fact-finding committee has been constituted to visit the him.

The leaders of the music and entertainment industry have also sent a letter to the executive governor of Kano stateAbdullahi Ganduje (OFR), kicking against the singers death.

According to Legit, the US government has also faulted the death sentence passed on the singer.

Here are more of the actions that have been taken in support of Yahaya.

The fight is not yet over and our voices must be heard! Justice for Yahaya Aminu-Sharif.

Photo Credit: @yahayasharifaminu

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