Blasphemy and the rising jungle justiceBy Carl Umegboro

June 8, 2022 Blueprint 0

The gruesome murder of Deborah Samuel, a Christian and student of Shehu Shagari College of Education in Sokoto by a mob of Islamic extremists on May 12 is one of the most atrocious incidents in recent time. The promising young lady was ambushed, mob-beaten, and stoned to death. Still unsatisfied, the heartless mobs assembled tyres and set her ablaze in Read More

Between Atiku, his traducers and Deborah’s murder

May 19, 2022 Hajia Hadiza Mohammed 0

The lynching of a young girl named Deborah Samuel Yakubu in Shehu Shagari College of Education Sokoto last week by a group of irate youths and extremists on the allegation of blasphemy against the holy Prophet Mohammed is as condemnable as it is reprehensible. That a young innocent girl died a horrible death the way she did, in the hands Read More

Deborah: Qur’an I read didn’t justify killing over blasphemy – Bakare

May 16, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

A presidential aspirant on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the General-Overseer of the Citadel Global Community Church, Pastor Tunde Bakare, has condemned the killing of Deborah Samuel, a 200-level student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto, murdered over alleged blasphemy. In a statement made available to Blueprint Monday in Abuja, the presidential aspirant said Read More

How Deborah Samuel was misunderstood

May 16, 2022 Adewale Kupoluyi 0

The general outcry, condemnation and grief that trail the gruesome killing of Miss Deborah Samuel, a Christian 200-level student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto, may not abate so easily. Deborah was reported to have been killed for blaspheming Prophet Muhammad (SAW); she was beaten and burnt to death by her school mates. The late Deborah was accused of Read More