Reactions are currently trailing a video showing Kano State Governor, His Excellency Umar Ganduje allegedly ‘trying to covert a Christian girl to Islam’.
In the video, the Governor, who spoke in Hausa language, could be seen questioning a young girl who allegedly decided to change her faith.’
In the two minute clip, The Governor could be seen telling the young girl that a ‘Malami would put her through on what Islam is all about.’
Ganduje in his zeal also asked her to pick a Muslim name.
However, the video has generated reactions from Nigerians especially Christians who accused Governor Ganduje of forcefully converting the young girl to Islam.
Some Nigerians are also insinuating that the young girl was under duress to covert to Islam.
Nigeria practices and preaches religious freedom as every citizen is free to believe in any “God” he deems fit. Christians and Muslims alike also engage in preaching efforts to win over new converts to their own religion.
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