Islam in Somaliland
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Islam is the official state religion of Somaliland, Article 5 of the Somaliland constitution states:
- 1. Islam is the religion of the Somaliland state, and the promotion of any religion in the territory of Somaliland, other than Islam, is prohibited.
- 2. The laws of the nation shall be grounded on and shall not be contrary to Islamic Sharia.
- 3. The state shall promote religious tenets (religious affairs) and shall fulfil Sharia principles and discourage immoral acts and reprehensible behaviour.
|This Islam by country-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|