NDD urges Muslims to vote wisely, cautions against ballot buying
The Network for Democracy and Development (NDD), a Muslim civil society organisation, through its Election Situation Room, which is a collaborative platform...
Lagos Muslims to float new all-inclusive centre
The Chief Imam of Lagos and President Council of Chief Imams and Ulamas, Shaykh Sulaimon Oluwatoyin Abu-Nolla, has unveiled plans by the Ummah to establish a new Islamic centre that would focus on uplifting the cause of Islam by contributing immensely to the education, spiritual, social and economic life of Muslims in Lagos State. Abu-Nolla,…
Rain of tributes for Aisha Lemu
Buhari, NSCIA, FOMWAN, MURIC, others extol her virtues Even in death, Hajia Aisha Ahmed Lemu was great. The attestation to this, flows from the torrents of tributes pouring in since last Saturday when she passed on at the age of 79. A British-born author and religious educator, the late Aisha Lemu embraced Islam in 1961…
NSCIA cautions against ‘harassment’ of students over hijab
The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) has condemned continuous ‘harassment’ of Muslim students and professionals on hijab, warning that any one found guilty of such act will henceforth face the wrath of the law.
Police arraign 97 suspects in Kaduna violence
Kaduna State Commissioner of Police, Ahmad Abdul-Raman, has disclosed that 97 suspects involved in the recent crises in Kasuwan Magani Kujama and Kaduna metropolis have been arraigned.
Sultan, Akintola decry killing of innocent souls
President-general, Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), and Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, has condemned the gruesome murder of innocent souls in The Plateau.
Sultan blames money based politics on unprecedented corruption
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, said on Saturday that money based politics was a major factor responsible for unprecedented corruption and bad governance in the country.
When Lagos chief imam received staff of office
Chairman, Lagos Central Mosque Executive Council, Sheikh Abdul Hafeez Abou last Sunday presented the newly appointed Chief Imam of Lagos, Sheikh Sulaiman Oluwatoyin Abou-Nolla, with staff of office.
MURIC felicitates with Muslims on hijrah new year, advocates free malaria treatment
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has felicitated with the Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of the Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs in Nigeria (NSCIA), Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III and the entire Muslims of the federation on the occasion of the new Islamic year 1440.