May 8. 2019 A 50 year-old businessman, Alhassan Isah, on Wednesday dragged his neighbour, Musa Kekebi to a Sharia court sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna State for encroaching on his land.
Isah, a resident of Kinkinau area of Kaduna told the court that the defendant encroached on his land while erecting a building.
He prayed the court to intervene and restore his land.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that defendant was not in court but was represented by another neighbour Sa’ad Adamu.
“The defendant had an emergency to attend to and had to travel. He prays the court to fix another date for him to appear in court,’’ he said.
The judge, Musa Sa’ad-Goma, granted the defendant’s prayer and adjourned until May 13 for hearing.