Success tips for 2020
In Islam the observance of Salat is the key to other acts of worship. It is the first act of worship that would be accounted for on the day of resurrection.
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…
Truth about ‘foreign’ religions
Every now and then there is talk about foreign religions. The two religions to which our minds race at the mention of foreign religions are Christianity and the Islamic faith.
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.
Prosperity preachers and Alfas - Part II
Brethren, one such ‘Alfas’ is the heir of a Shaykh who transited to the great beyond a couple of years ago. The day the Shaykh died, he left behind a ‘big’ estate which comprised a room and parlour
Prosperity preachers and Alfas - Part I
Make no mistake about this- Islam does not abhor prosperity. It does not anathemize success. They were indeed multi-millionaires – Khadijah but Khuwaylid, Abu Bakr al-Siddiq, Uthman bn Affan, Abdul Rahman bn ‘Awf, etc.
TMC tasks government on socio-economic policies
The Muslim Congress (TMC) has called on governments at all levels to wake up to making decisions based on decisive, dedicated and patriotic action plans that will drive the nation’s socio-economic infrastructures to enviable heights.
Why Muslim youths must have good understanding of Holy Qur’an
Muslims youths across the country have been urged to seek adequate knowledge of the noble Qur’an in order to gain adequate guidance in their daily endeavours and enjoy undiluted peace.