UMC harps on practice of restrictions of pandemic
University of Lagos Muslim Community (UMC) has stressed the need for all hands to be on deck to combat and control the menace of COVID-19.
On Women’s Day - Part 1
Brethren, the Prophet of Islam, (upon him be peace) is reported to have said: “The world and all things in it are valuable; but the most valuable thing in the world is a virtuous woman”.
Of forgiveness and “reasoned forgetfulness”
Every day the sun rises, questions arise about life and living; questions that demand urgent answers and responses. It was while considering which of those questions to engage today when suddenly I chanced upon the works of one of our exemplars.....
Maryam Petronin, the new French revert to Islam
We will show them Our signs in the universe and within themselves until it becomes clear to them that this˹Quran˺ is the truth... (Quran 41: 53)
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…
Clerics want Nigerian leaders to emulate prophet’s leadership style
Muslim faithful from all walks of life, including the Chief Imam of Lagos. Sheik Sulaimon Abou-Nolla yesterday converged on Lagos State Central Mosque to pray for the nation for peaceful coexistence to reign in the country while commemorating the 2020 Maolid Nabbiy celebration. Maoulud Nabbiy is an annual event, which commemorates the birthday of Prophet…
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.
At Eid-el-Maulud, Buhari, Gbajabiamila, Omo-Agege, others preach peace, unity
President Muhammadu Buhari has said “the greatest honour Muslims could do Prophet Muhammad is to follow his shining examples of non-violence, peaceful disposition and remarkable virtues of patience.”