Prof Ishaq Akintola
Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has hailed Governor Charles Soludo of Anambra State over ban on the use of mini-skirts by schoolgirls in public and private schools.
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has commended the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria for successfully airlifting Nigerian pilgrims in spite of several challenges.
A Muslim rights advocacy group, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), has opposed the endorsement of Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, to seek re-election for a second term of four years in 2023.
14 Mar 2021
Amid the current conflicting positions by ethnic nationalities and interest groups, particularly the unease over widening circle of insecurity in the country, a Nigeria-based Islamic human rights organization...
11 Oct 2020
Declining productivity, environmental conditions, geopolitics, demography, and socio-economic disequilibrium. All these notions revolve around the basic considerations propelling...
12 Aug 2020
Over a dozen farmers and herders have been feared killed by Boko Haram terrorists at Puciwa and Koleram communities in Magumeri council area of Borno State.
11 Aug 2020
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has denied receiving funds from a terrorist organisation in or outside Nigeria. The group director, Prof. Ishaq Akintola, in a statement on Tuesday, said reports linking it to Islamic State for West Africa Province (ISWAP) is illogical, adding that it never had any contact with any terrorist group. Akintola said…
13 Jun 2019
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has said that President Muhammadu Buhari should be appreciated for making the recognition of June 12 a fait accompli by signing the June 12 Bill into law, thus making it Nigeria’s official Democracy Day instead of May 29. In a statement signed by its Founder and Director, Prof. Ishaq Akintola,…
16 Jan 2019
The Nigerian Army has denied that its troops killed one person and unleashed terror on people along the Kaduna-Abuja highway. Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, One Mechanised Division, Kaduna, Col. Mohammed Dole, made the denial in a statement yesterday. He said the allegation by one Major Mohammed Isah Tafoki (rtd) could not be substantiated. The…
10 Jan 2019
Catholic archbishop of Lagos, Dr. Alfred Martins, has counselled Mrs. Amina Zakari to take the path of honour and excuse herself from the responsibility of overseeing the collation of results in the presidential elections. Speaking through his Director of Communications, Monsignor Gabriel Osu, the archbishop said: “For some time, there has been a rumour that…
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…
21 Oct 2016
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has condemned and sought redress over the alleged assault on a female Muslim candidate during the just concluded West African Examination Council exercise.