Hajj savings scheme: Fulfilling religious obligation with ease
Embarking on pilgrimage to the holy cities of Makkah and Medina is a spiritual obligation for Muslims the world over. Little wonder, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is a melting pot for millions of Muslim faithful across the globe every year. During the pilgrimage, skin colour, race, and multilingual heritage converge to observe the sacred…
Nigerians seek end to killings as Muslims mark Eid-el Maulud
Nigerians have called for an end to killings and other forms of violence that have, for long, plagued the countr. The calls, amplified by Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF)
On the birthday of an orphan who became a head of state - Part I
An orphan? Yes. Who was he? No. The question should be- who is he? I see him as a text living context. Thus I prefer not to refer to him in the past since he still talks, by affiliation to the Quran, in the present. I prefer to refer to him in the present because…
Lagos Muslims seek justice for victims of #EndSARS protest
The Muslim Community of Lagos State (MCLS) has called for prompt investigation and prosecution of those responsible for the Lekki shootings in order to ensure justice for the victims and also prevent a repeat of such avoidable loss of human life. The group, in a statement signed by the President of MCLS, Prof Tajudeen Gbadamosi,…
MURIC seeks six relief models for Muslims on restructuring
Sequel to the clamour for restructuring Nigeria, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has listed six critical areas for the Federal Government to consider for the benefits of Muslim citizens as part of its restructuring programme. The Director, MURIC, Professor Ishaq Akintola, in a statement, said: “We are aware that the present government is not positively…
On the coming election in Ondo
One of the greatest sources of concern for discerning Muslims in the contemporary period is the hiatus in the sphere of leadership in our world. Whenever our Prophet,
Show me your friend!
Brethren, whenever I chance upon beautifully crafted words, words of wisdom, words on marble, I am immediately attracted to it; I become like the honey bee which is forever attracted to beautiful flowers.
SOKAPU lauds FG peace efforts in Kaduna, gets knock from Muslim group
Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) has commended Federal Government’s efforts to ensure that peace returned to communities in the southern part of the state, while supporting the return of displaced persons to their ancestral homes.
Muslims mourn Yusuf Nwoha
Muslims in Nigeria have mourned the demise of the Director of Administration of Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, Alhaji Yusuf Nwoha who died in a ghastly motor accident in Okene
MUSWEN urges Muslims to pray for Nigeria at eid
The Muslim Ummah of South West Nigeria (MUSWEN) has urged Muslim families and close relations to keep together as much as possible at eid and pray to Almighty Allah to bring the pandemic to an end very soon.