IS Maliki Shia?

IS Maliki Shia?

The Maliki madhhab is one of the largest groups of Sunni Muslims, comparable to the Shafi`i madhhab in adherents, but smaller than the Hanafi madhhab.

When was Maliki elected?

In September 2014, al-Maliki was elected as one of three Vice Presidents, an office he held despite attempts to abolish the post.

Who is the current prime minister of Iraq?

Mustafa Al-KadhimiIraq / Prime ministerMustafa Abdul Latif Mishatat, known as Mustafa al-Kadhimi, alternatively spelt Mustafa al-Kadhimy, is a British-Iraqi politician, lawyer and bureaucrat and former intelligence officer who is serving as the Prime Minister of Iraq since May 2020. Wikipedia

What is Maliki school?

Maliki school is one of the four schools of fiqh or religious law within Sunni Islam. It is the second largest of the four schools, followed by about 25% Muslims, mostly in North Africa and West Africa. This school is not a sect, but a school of jurisprudence.

What does the word Maliki mean?

Maliki in American English (ˈmælɪki) noun. Islam. one of the four schools of Islamic law, founded by Malik ibn Anas (c715–795) Compare Hanafi, Hanbali, Shafiʻi.