Can a woman issue a divorce

Q: Can a woman give a talaaq?

Bismillaah

A: The wife does not have the right to divorce. To issue a divorce is the right of the husband.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.

 

Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)