Dreaded Hakika islamic sect emerges in Katsina
Muslims had been advised to strictly adhere to the teaching of Islam and Hadeeth of the prophet in all their day to day activities.
This advise was given by the transition committee on sensitization against the emergence of Hakika religious sect in Kaita Local government.
The committee chairman in Kaita, Eng. Bello ‘Yan daki who led the committee members to Kaita, appealed to traditional and religious leaders to redouble their efforts in sensitizing the general public on the danger of the new sect.
Eng. Bello also stated that the new sect had crossed out of the tenants and teachings of the Islamic religion as well has pose a great danger on the security and general well being of muslims.
He then appealed to security agents to proscribed the sect as unlawful and take necessary action against them.
The Katsina State commissioner of religious affairs, Alhaji Tanimu Audi Bindawa also affirmed the state government readiness to tamed the spread the sect.
Hakika sect is under the leadership of one Yahaya Ibrahim has emerged around Ngwurore in Yola South LGA of Adamawa State and Toto LGA of Nasarawa State.
It was gathered that the group is currently on recruitment drive, with series of controversial doctrines from non-adherence to five-daily prayers, to non-observance of Ramadan fasting, promotion of fornication and adultery among others.