Katsina lawmakers shower Muslims with food, cash, others
National Assembly members from Katsina State have food, cash and other items to help Muslims cope with the lockdown during the Ramadan period.
Muslim clerics speak on this year’s Ramadan fasting
Alhaji (Amb) Nasir Awhelebe Uhor JP, Rivers State Islamic Leader/Vice President General (RSCIA) Islam provides solutions to the problems of the times...
Pakistani doctors launch hunger strike over virus protection fears
Dozens of Pakistani doctors and nurses have launched a hunger strike demanding adequate protective equipment for frontline staff treating coronavirus patients, the lead organiser
Ramadan: We’ll come out stronger, better, says Oyetola
Governor Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun state has felicitated with Muslim faithful in the state and around the world on the commencement of this year’s Ramadan fast, saying the observance of fasting amidst the battle against coronavirus is not a coincidence.
Muslims start Ramadan under lockdown as US beefs up virus support
Muslims across the world began marking the holy month of Ramadan under unprecedented coronavirus lockdowns on Friday as the US added another half a trillion dollars to its already-massive support package for the pandemic-ravaged economy.
Muslims embrace virtual lectures during Ramadan
For Muslims to deepen their faith through various religious activities during this year’s Ramadan taking place amid coronavirus pandemic, Islamic organisations have resorted to holding virtual Ramadan tafsir
Ramadan fasting without congregational tarawih
Brethren, the month of Ramadan is usually a month of discovery. It is one in which the worshipper realizes the angelic in his nature.
Saudi announces Ramadan starts Friday amid virus fears
Saudi Arabia, home to Islam's holiest shrines, has announced that the holy fasting month of Ramadan will start Friday, as Muslims worldwide face unprecedented restrictions
Observe social distancing while seeking Ramadan moon, NSCIA advises Muslims
The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs has called on Muslims to observe social distancing when searching for the moon in respect of this year’s Ramadan.
Ramadan and the god of Corona
On this page, two weeks ago, I likened the coronavirus, aka COVID-19, to a jealous, vicious and unappeasable god that seeks to redefine the way we do things including the way we worship the only authentic and merciful God by decreeing its own commandments and establishing its own protocols of worship.