In News by Oluwaseun Samuel on the 08th, July, 2020

Drama As Islamic Leaders And Conventional Worshipers Conflict Over Possession Of Corpse In Ogun

Drama As Islamic Leaders And Traditional Worshipers Clash Over Ownership Of Corpse In Ogun


Drama As Islamic Leaders And Conventional Worshipers Conflict Over Possession Of Corpse In Ogun

Some conventional worshipers and Islamic leaders in a group clashed on Tuesday over the possession of the corpse of a person who dedicated suicide within the Sagamu space of Ogun state.

The deceased, Muhammed Jamiu, an electrician and father of 1, reportedly killed himself in his room on Yakubu Habibu Avenue, Agura, Sabo, Sagamu, on Monday night time.

Experiences have it that though the deceased was a Muslim, some traditionalists tried to take possession of his stays shortly after the information filtered out.

The traditionalists reportedly insisted ritual have to be carried out to keep away from any repercussion of the demise within the space.

The Imam of Aduragbemi Mosque in Agura Sabo, the place the deceased prayed earlier than his demise, Nurain Ilyas, stated his members have been shocked by Jamiu’s demise.

He famous that they turned extra anxious when the standard worshipers tried to take over his corpse.

Ilyas Mentioned;

“His title is Muhammadu Jamiu. He was 32 years of age. He was an electrician. He was married with one child, however divorced a few years in the past. He was an easygoing particular person. He used to hope in my mosque and I all the time admonished him to make his religion stronger. I feel he hanged himself.

“The police got here to examine the scene after it occurred on Monday night time.”

Ilyas stated no suicide be aware was discovered across the scene of the incident.

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On the conflict between the 2 spiritual teams, one other Islamic chief, Imam Sonubi Dauda, stated the matter was later taken to the palace of the standard ruler within the space.

Based on him, representatives of the standard worshipers requested contributions for a ritual to be carried out.

“They requested for about N150,000 earlier than they decreased it to N25,000; however we refused and didn’t give them a dime.

“We collected the important thing to the room the place the person hanged himself from them. I don’t know their drawback for the reason that police had ordered that the corpse must be buried,” he added.

Dauda stated the person was later buried based on Islamic rites.

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