The Executive of Lagos state Central Mosque has disclosed that the newly appointed chief Imam of Lagos will be officially presented with the staff of office along with turbaning of new title chiefs on Sunday 16th September at Tafawa Balewa Squre Lagos.
Hijrah- on the season of migration and defections - Part 1
But what could have warranted this infraction? One response would be the attention I paid to the literal meanings of the words migration and defection. This is what I meant - today is the fourth of Muharram, 1440 after the Hijrah- the migration of Prophet Muhammad from Makkah to Madinah.
Muslim students call for youth leadership, fault APC, PDP selection process
The Muslim Students’ Society of Nigeria, Lagos State Area Unit has called for the involvement of youth in leadership and governance of the country.During the organization Annual Conference, themed ‘Youth Leadership and Governance’.
MURIC felicitates with Muslims on hijrah new year, advocates free malaria treatment
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has felicitated with the Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of the Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs in Nigeria (NSCIA), Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III and the entire Muslims of the federation on the occasion of the new Islamic year 1440.
On the glitz and glamour of end-of-year celebrations - Part 2
Now it is from the above that I hinge my speech this morning. During the past six years, we have striven to be the best of parents to our children. But who are we? - Children of former poor parents.
Ansar-ud-Deen disburses Zakat proceed, give succor to the poor
Determined to overcome poverty and other social evils from the society and ensuring economic balance in the society.
Eid al-Adha funfair for orphanage children in Kaduna
Turkish Airline in collaboration with Orphanage care and Support Foundation a non governmental organization (NGO) has celebrated Eid al-Adha with orphanage children...
Muslim elders task on government on youth unemployment
The Ahmadi Muslim Elders have urged government to tackle youth unemployment with much robustness, as this has been a major drawback in the march towards real development.
University of Ibadan Muslim graduates appoint pioneer executive committee
The University of Ibadan Muslim Graduates Association, (UIMGA) Lagos Branch has approved the appointment of the pioneer executive committee members to steer the affairs of the association for the next two years. The Shuurah Committee, headed by Saka Matemilola, in its reports named the 13-man executive after thorough scrutinisation and consultations. The new Executive Committee…
Lagos emerges best in 2018 pilgrims’ management
The Lagos State pilgrims in the last hajj have bagged the Most Disciplined Award just as the State Muslim Pilgrims board took the second best award in hajj management. The National Hajj Commission (NAHCON) announced the award in Makkah, Saudi Arabia during a post-Arafat stakeholders’ meeting. NAHCON official, Adebayo Yusuf received the second best award…
On the glitz and glamour of end-of-year celebrations - Part I
Know that the life of the world is only a play, an idle talk, and pageantry, and boasting among you, and rivalry in respect of wealth and children (Q57: 20) Brethren, it was meant to be one of those community services. As an intellectual whose main vocation is the production of knowledge and the illumination…
Humane treatment of animals in Islam
God, the Creator of human beings and animals, has made animals subservient to us. We depend on animals for the food we eat and the milk we drink. We bring animals into our homes for love and companionship. We survive critical illness and live longer because of biomedical research on animals. We visit to zoos…