Taliban ban Helmand Barbers from Shaving and Trimming Beards in Afghanistan

The Taliban have banned hairdressers in Afghanistan's Helmand province from shaving or trimming beards, saying it breaches their interpretation of Islamic law. Some barbers in the capital Kabul have said they also received similar orders. The instructions suggest a return to the strict rulings of the group's past tenure in power, despite promises of a … Continue reading Taliban ban Helmand Barbers from Shaving and Trimming Beards in Afghanistan

The Nigerian Government Should Be Given Kudos After What Happened in Afghanistan – Lai Mohammed

“If what happened in Afghanistan is something to go by, then the federal government should be given kudos for the way it has handled insurgency in the last couple of years”, Lai Mohammed said.