A Yoruba Muslim Leader Denounces Boko Haram

From Sahel Blog Thu Nov 15 2012, 08:53:40

In July, I examined the Senegalese musician/cabinet minister Youssou Ndour's statement that the Islamists who destroyed saints' tombs in Mali were not real Muslims. I wrote: I think such statements merit reflection on two levels. First, these statements challenge us ... Continue reading →

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