Nigerians urged to join global prayer, fasting against COVID-19
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has called on Nigerians from all walks of life to join the rest of the world in fasting and praying on Thursday, 14th May 2020, to overcome COVID-19
7 Holiest Sites In Islam
Every year, over 2 million Muslims from around the world travel to perform the hajj - a mandatory religious duty for Muslims that must be carried out at least once in their lifetime by all adult Muslims who are physically and financially capable. Although the journey to Mecca, the holiest city for Muslims, is mandatory,…
I Feel Happier And Fulfilled - Adunni Ade On Converting Back To Islam
Nollywood actress Adunni Ade in a lengthy Instagram post she made yesterday April 26 has revealed that she feels fulfilled since converting back to Islam. The "Mama Drama" actress disclosed that she was born and raised a Muslim but converted to Christianity at a point in her life but is now back to being a…
Sultan declares Friday 1st of Ramadan
Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, the Sultan of Sokoto has declared Friday, April 24, 2020, as the first day of the Ramadan fast in Nigeria. Abubakar announced the sighting of the new crescent in Sokoto on Thursday in a radio and television broadcast.
Saudi announces Ramadan starts Friday amid virus fears
Saudi Arabia, home to Islam's holiest shrines, has announced that the holy fasting month of Ramadan will start Friday, as Muslims worldwide face unprecedented restrictions
Tug of religious war
Predictably, the listing of Nigeria by the US State Department among countries with “severe violation of religious freedom” has sparked off the near dormant religious “war”
New Netflix Series “Messiah” Sparks “Anti-Christ” Controversy
Imagine yourself in the first century, when the events that surrounded the life and times of the Jewish religious leader, Jesus Christ took place. Now copy and paste into that era all the technological and digital advancements of the 21st century. American film streaming giant, Netflix recently released the trailer of an upcoming web television…
On ‘mad men’ in our cities - Part I
Brethren, one of my teachers once told this story to us: a man once passed by a psychiatry hospital. He contemplated the serenity of the exteriority of the hospital and imagined the hubbub and the bedlam that would characterize its interiority.
The inevitable panacea to man’s problems - Part 6
The true function of the mind is about the constructive development of the Will. It is not dependent on sentiments and cultural parochialism. It is a scientific thing and true scientific approach to anything is about the application of intelligence in the understanding of anything.