Recurring deaths at Jamaraat and Saudi Arabia’s pitfalls (2)
A cluster analysis of the past accidents may bring about leading revelations and the Saudi authorities may need to explore all investigative possibilities regardless of the rigour involved. For instance, there may be interesting stories and revealing secrets behind the regular occurrence of the Jamaraat fatalities at four year intervals between 1990 and 2002 and…
Gathering great insipiration from holy Prophet
The holy prophet Muhammad was without a doubt one of the best examples of mankind. Here are several interesting Hadiths on the prophet Muhammad, which are just a couple of examples to show us how great respected he was. Sahl bin Sad narrated that: A tumbler (full of milk or water) was brought to the…
MURIC dissociates Islam from violent propensity of ISIS
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has condemned the recent terrorist attacks in France that killed about 129 people. The group described the act as “despicable, vicious and barbaric”. Terrorists on Friday 13th November, 2015 launched seven coordinated attacks on Paris killing at least 129 people. The attacks occurred at the Stade de France, the Petit…
Recurring deaths at Jamaraat and Saudi Arabia’s pitfalls
Saudi authorities can hardly be faulted on their handling of the two Holy Cities and all the religious facilities therein. The quality of attention accorded the Mosques and other religious sites is impressive.
Is there blood atonement in Islam?
BRETHREN, I remember I invited you to join me in pondering the above verse of the last testament last year. I equally remember that my invitation to you was in response, not reaction, to the news that those redoubtable elements that have held parts of this nation down since close to a decade now had done their worst again.
Islamic approach to tackling incessant building collapse, by Ayo-Adeyemi
IRKED by the incessant building collapses in the country, the Founder and Missioner, Islamic Mission Organisayion, Tola Ayo-Adeyemi, has identified compliance with technical specifications, regulations and religious guidelines as the missing factors.
Ahmadiyya tasks Lagos commissioners on good performance
The Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat, Lagos state, has urged the new Commissioners and Special Advisers in Lagos State to hit the ground running and ensure that Lagosians feel their impact in the laudable programmes and policies to be embarked upon by the government.
Muslim youths and winning souls for Allah
The primary duty of all human being is to serve Allah, obey Him and diligently engage in obligatory prayers to the almighty.
Secularism, Shari’ah and Nigerian Constitution (2)
Earlier before 1861 when the British forces arrived in Lagos, Shari’ah legal system had been practiced in some towns in Yorubaland as already mentioned (see The Guardian Newspaper of 12th, 19th and 26th June 2015 under the caption: Shari’ah and quest for legal pluralism).
Telling lies with hand-phones
Brethren, how many times have you told lies while hiding “behind” your hand-phones? Before we explore this, let me remind you that one feature of the Muslims’ life is the constant companionship they establish with the Quran.
How good family virtues can foster national development
The onus of developing an enviable national integrity does not only fall on the government or public officials, but the larger portion of the duty depends on individuals and good family virtues. Indeed, some scholars believed that poor family background was a key factor in the lives of corrupt public officials that nearly cracked the…
Why Muslims should care for animals
Allah, 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 benefit from specially…