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27 Jul 2018
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) hascalled on Nigerians, particularly Muslims to get their voters’ cards (PVC) ready, less than one month to the deadline issued by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for Nigerians to register for the 2019 general elections. He urged Imams in all parts of the country to make the issue of…
20 Jul 2018
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has called on the winner of the gubernatorial election in Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi, to give Muslims in the state proportionate representation in government appointments.
16 Jul 2018
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has advised Nigerians to stop blaming President Muhammadu Buhari for killings around the country. The group gave the advice in a statement on Monday by MURIC’s Director, Prof. Ishaq Akintola, and made available to newsmen in Ibadan. Akintola blamed politicians, tribal bigots and a section of the media on the…
13 Jul 2018
The recent developments have attracted commendations and jubilation from Islamic organisations.Director, Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), Professor Ishaq Akintola, said the Nigerian Law School has succeeded in restoring the confidence of Nigerian Muslims in legal education by giving recognition to the identity of the Muslim person.
6 Jul 2018
“It is not religion. It is about good governance. If Vice President Yemi Osinbajo who is a Christian cleric contests election tomorrow we will support him because he shares the same vision with President Muhammadu Buhari. Wole Soyinka and Femi Falana are Christians. We will not hesitate to rally behind them tomorrow if they vie…
25 Jun 2018
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has reacted to allegations by the National Christian Elders Forum (NCEF) against President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration, describing the allegations as baseless, unfounded and ridiculous. This is contained in a statement signed in Lagos on Monday by Prof. Ishaq Akintola, Director, MURIC in reaction to some allegations by NCEF, under the…
22 Jun 2018
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has urged Nigerians not to allow religious divides to deter them from voting for a credible candidate in the forth coming general elections. Director, MURIC, Professor Ishaq Akintola, in a statement said it did not believe in religious politics, and Muslims should consider the credibility ....
8 Jun 2018
Entertainment lawyer Akinyemi Ayinoluwa on Friday condemned the seven-day ultimatum given to rapper Folarin Falana, popularly called `Falz’ by Muslims Rights Concern (MURIC), to withdraw, “ This is Nigeria’ video’’ from circulation.
6 Jun 2018
Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has threatened to sue a musician, Folarin Falana, popularly called Falz the Bahd Guy. The followed his new song, titled “This is Nigeria,” which the group said is anti-Islam. MURIC urged the musician to withdraw the contentious video within seven days. The song featured a character that dressed like a Fulani…
5 Jun 2018
A Muslim group has condemned a video released by a Nigerian rapper for allegedly promoting negative stereotypes against Muslims, Chibok Girls and Fulani.
11 May 2018
Director, MURIC, Professor Ishaq Akintola, in a statement to made available to The Guardian, also appreciated the support of the Trump administration for the Nigerian government in its war against terrorism, insurgency and brigandage.
18 Apr 2018
British Prime Minister, Theresa May, has called for same-sex marriage in Nigeria and all other countries within the Commonwealth.


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The House of Representatives has applauded the partnership between Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Limited and Tantita security service Nigeria Ltd owned by Oweizide Ekpemupolo aimed at ensuring the security of oil facilities in the oil-rich Niger Delta region of the country.
26 mins ago
The medical consultants under the auspices of the Medical and Dental Consultants' Association (MDCAN) have raised the alarm that the migration of the medical workforce from the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital (EKSUTH), is seriously affecting the survival of the tertiary health institution.
31 mins ago
Further to its commitment to the ban on commercial motorcycles within the nation's capital, Abuja, the joint enforcement team of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) crushed 432 seized motorcycles on Thursday.
52 mins ago
The Boko Haram insurgency terrorising the Northeast part of the country is the handiwork of foreigners who penetrated the region in the guise of seeking to acquire Quranic education, Shehu of Borno, Alhaji Abubakar Ibn Umar El-Kanemi, has said.
1 hour ago
The senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Kano central, Abdulsalam AbdulKareem (popularly known as AA Zaura) has vowed that he would rather remain stronger in the face of political "detractors" bent to tarnish his hard-earned reputation.