Glimpse of valuable lessons from Prophet Muhammad’s life
More than fourteen hundred years ago, in a state of confusion and panic, a prophet-to-be descended down from a desolate cave that he chose as his meditating spot. Something miraculous had just occurred to him. Sweating profusely and feeling feverish with fright, he found solace solely in his wife’s words of gentle wisdom. The person…
Islamic Movement denies video against Supreme council
Islamic Movement has denied having any link with a purported video clip ridiculing the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) and it distinguished members. President, Media Forum of The Islamic Movement, Ibrahim Musa, is a statement to The Guardian said the video clip was authored by unknown persons, whop does not have any link…
Ahmadiyya begins centenary celebration
The Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at, Nigeria has begun activities for the celebration of its 100 years of existence in Nigeria and 127 years of its establishment in the world by the founder, Hazrat Amira Ghulam Ahmad in 1889. Addressing a world press conference in Lagos, Amir (Head), Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at, Nigeria, Dr. Mashuud Adenrele Fasola expressed…
Zakat and Sadaqat task Muslims on equitable distribution of wealth
The need for the Muslims to play major role in the equitable distribution of wealth was at the front burner during the official distribution of Zakat to the needy in Ogun State recently.
Why government must take quick action against victimisation for wearing hijab
The incessant attack on Muslim women wearing hijab has continued to bé a major worry for the Ummah, who decribed the action as babric and complete violation of human rights.
In 2016, be certain of your station, your destination
Brethren, in my never ending search for the meaning of life, I am constantly humbled by the reality of my origin. Each time I contemplate my own children, they remind me of the truth that I am equally a child of another person and that that other person is also a child of another person.
Emulate Prophet Muhammad, scholar advises youths
An Ibadan-based Islamic scholar, Dr Rasheed Fasasi has advised youths in the country to emulate the lifestyle of Prophet Muhammad in order to succeed both in this world and in the hereafter. Fasasi gave the advice in a lecture organised by the Bodija Muslim Youth Forum (BOMYOF) to mark the birth of the Prophet in…
‘Why authenticity of Holy Qur’an remains infallible’
The question as to whether the holy Qur'an has different versions to which the answer is basically NO, can be easily explained by x-raying the Authenticity of this holy scripture, As an emphasis, it should be clearly stated that the Quran is as it was revealed to the Prophet. Since the foundation of any religion…
Religious leaders tasked on inter-religious harmony
THE Co-Chairman (Muslim) of the Nigeria Inter-Religious Council, Lagos State Chapter, Dr. Saheed Timehin has urged religious leaders to promote love and unity among the various religious groups in the country. Timehin, an Islamic scholar, stated this in a lecture titled: From Convergence to Divergence: Muslims and the Search for Identity, which he delivered at…
Wonderful stories about the efficacy of prayers
In the name of the Almighty, the Beneficent, the Merciful "And when My servants ask you, (O! Muhammad), about me - indeed I am near. I respond to the invocation of the supplicant when he calls upon Me. So, let them respond to Me (by obedience) and believe in Me that they may be (rightly)…
Of ‘passovers’ and New Year
BRETHREN, contrary to the popular trend, I do not rejoice each time the calendar reads 31st December. I do not celebrate the passage of days and months, the passage of my life. I do not indulge in any rambunctious revelry that usually accompanies the ‘death’ of one year and the ‘birth’ of another.
Benefits of Istighfar from the Holy Qur’an
AND give you increase in wealth and children.” (Quran, 71:12) Isn’t wealth one of the big things that we are running after today? Isn’t wealth one of the main aims of our capitalist society? Allah is promising us that wealth comes with istighfar, as does children.