Some scholars have descried Nigeria government’s resistance to criticisms as a dangerous signal in the quest to tackling insecurity in the country.
This is coming over the sermon that earned the Chief Imam of the National Assembly Legislators’ quarters mosque, Sheikh Muhammad Nuru Khalid’s suspension and subsequent termination of position last week.
Reacting to the development, Ustaz Imam Abdulwaheed Olowo, who is based in Ikorodu, Lagos also condemned the sack, adding that it was tantamount to killing mosquito with a sledge hammer.
Sheikh Ibrahim Zubair, of Kaduna stated that the action of the Mosque Committee was uncalled for, wondering why governments and its agencies cannot absorb criticisms.
Another cleric in ogun state , Sheikh Abdurasheed Mayaleke said the appointment termination of the cleric was expected.