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Deborah Samuel Biography, State of Origin, Wiki, Age, Family & more facts about her killing – About blasphemy

Deborah Samuel Yakubu biography, Wiki:- Deborah SamuelYakubu was a Nigerian student who became popular after her death  after being accused of disrespecting Prophet Mohammed.

As a result of allegedly insulting Prophet Mohammed. Deborah Yakubu was lynched by some male Muslim students and burnt to death.


Deborah Samuel Yakubu Background, Wiki

Deborah Samuel, a female student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto, a 200-level Home Economics, was mauled, killed and burnt on Thursday by a mob of Muslim youths who accused her of blasphemy on social media against Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W)

Deborah Samuel Yakubu’s date of Birth and Age wasn’t disclosed to the public (Death 12 May 2022).

The Daughter of Samuel Yakubu was a Nigerian student who became popular after her death.

As per the police, Deborah Samuel, a level-two student, was accused of making a social media post that blasphemed the holy prophet, Muhammad. The police said the students forcefully removed the victim from the security room where Samuel was hidden by the school authorities, killed her, and burnt the building. videos on social media show men stoning and flogging a motionless body draped.  Some footage also captured a raging fire as a man faced the camera, claiming that he burnt her, and brandishing a matchbox.

Deborah Yakubu State of Origin

She is from Tungan Magajiya, Rijau Local Government, Niger State, Nigeria.


Parents of Deborah Yakubu

Deborah, who is reported to live in the Old Airport Road section of Sokoto metropolis with her parents, her father is Samuel Yakubu. She was accused of insulting Prophet Muhammad (SAW) after she challenged her classmates to stop posting religious materials in a whatsapp group dedicated to their academic studies.

Also, there may be more to Deborah death. According to reports, she declined a Muslim man’s proposal to date her. As a result, she was accused of disrespecting Prophet Muhammad.

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Reactions to Deborah Yakubu’s Death

Later, the Sokoto State Police Command announced the arrest of two people in connection with Deborah Samuel’s lynching.
Other offenders caught in the popular video on Twitter “will soon be nabbed too,” according to Sanusi Abubakar, the state’s police public relations officer.

According to Mr Abubakar, the pupils “forcefully pulled the victim from the security room where she had been hidden by the school authorities, killed her, and set fire to the building.”
He said the school had been closed and that members from the force had been dispatched to provide protection on the grounds.

He went on to say that the state commissioner of police, Kamaldeen Okunlola, urged locals to keep the calm and carry out their legal responsibilities. He also claimed that everything is in control.

The police in Sokoto have categorised one of the prime suspects in the murder of Deborah Samuel as a foreign intruder from the neighbouring Niger Republic.

Officials said the suspect could not be found in the metropolis despite being captured on camera proclaiming his role in the lynching and burning of the 200-level student of Shehu Shagari College of Education.

“We started looking for him immediately we saw his video on social media because he is fundamental to our investigation,” . “We are now learning that he is not even a Nigerian but only came in illegally from Niger Republic to cause chaos in our country.”

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The official said Interpol might be enlisted to help arrest the suspect, even though many officers still hold that the suspect is a Nigerian and remained within the country’s borders.

“Some officers are saying he is a Nigerian and we need additional time to find him,” our informant said. “We have no facial recognition database, but we are following all available intelligence on the matter.”A spokesman for the police in Bauchi said he could not immediately provide additional updates about their handling of the crisis.
The police have already announced that two suspects are being held over the murder, which continues to grip the country for the third day.

Captain Jamil Abubakar, son of former Inspector-General of Police Mohammed Abubakar, has justified the killing of blasphemers.

Jamil who is the son-in-law of Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, in a tweet on Friday averred that the purmishment for blasphemy is death.

This comes in the wake of the anger over the death of Deborah Samuel, a Christian girl in Sokoto State who was stoned to death and burned for supposed blasphemy by some of her Muslim classmates.

“In Islam we respect the Injil, Taura, Zabur, we were never taught to disrespect any of the book, or any of the prophets From Adam to Muhammad SAW & the Quran. The punishment for Blasphemy is DEATH! in most religions including Christianity. Respect Peoples religion it’s simple!”

A Sokoto government official has threatened that more Christians in Nigeria will be murdered if they say things considered disrespectful to their revered Prophet Muhammad, following the gruesome killing of Deborah Samuel, a Christian female student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Wamako.

Specifically, Anas Mohammad Sani, who, according to his Facebook bio, is a personal assistant to the Sokoto finance commissioner, had asserted that Ms Samuel was brutally murdered because she was reckless with her tongue.

Another Sokoto-based Islamic cleric has in a viral video encouraged the Muslim faithful to assassinate anyone who dares to insult Prophet Muhammad.

The preacher vehemently charged Muslims to take action against anyone who attacks the integrity of the prophet.He also created relevance someone who had allegedly insulted Prophet Muhammad and was in police custody.


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