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Shariʻah in Nigeria

Is-haМ„q Lakin Akintola

Shariʻah in Nigeria

an eschatological desideratum

by Is-haМ„q Lakin Akintola

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Published by Shebiotimo Publications in Ijebu-Ode, Nigeria .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-319).

Statementby Is-haq Akintola.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 2005/02822 (B)
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 319 p. ;
Number of Pages319
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3732187M
ISBN 10978253059X
LC Control Number2003390319
OCLC/WorldCa51860476

About this Item: Thames & Hudson 1st edition, large 8vo, pages, index, bibliography, drawings & plates, maps, tables: authoritative survey of 40 years of archaeological research in Nigeria, well illustrated; hardback, almost vg g+ dw (tired, sl loss to rear panel) isbn west africa nigeria archaeology early. I was born and raised in Washington, D.C., and my parents were born and raised in Nigeria, Africa’s most populous country. Although I have lived in D.C. all my life, my Igbo culture has always been a part of my household. Igbo, Hausa, and Yoruba are a few leading ethnic groups of the different ethnic groups in Nigeria. Muslim al - Muslim inspirational books (Shariʻah) relating to succession and administration of the estate of a deceased Muslim person and its application in Pakistan and India - Muslim law; the personal law of Muslims in India and Pakistan, Muslim student society of nigeria ikolaba grammar school - Muslim student.


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