Hadejia Emirate warns Muslims against non-payment of Zakat
The Hadejia Emirate Council Zakat Committee in Jigawa has warned residents of Kirikasamma District against refusal to pay Zakat as at when due.
Traders, artisans get ZSF’s Zakat largesse
Zakat and Sadaqat Foundation (ZSF) has empowered 40 artisans and traders with marketable skills and cash worth of 20 million through a creative scheme designed by the foundation...
Jaiz Foundation outlines methods of accessing zakat funds, empowers 94 Kogi indigenes
Jaiz Charity and Development Foundation has empowered 94 persons in Kogi State with N4 million. The foundation’s Chief Executive Officer, Dr Abdullahi Shuaib, said he was happy that the poor and vulnerable people are the majority of beneficiaries.
203 Muslims benefit from zakat scheme
As part of its economic empowerment activities, Lekki Muslim Ummah (LEMU) has touched the lives of 203 Muslims in Lagos State with the disbursement of over N40 million zakat to the needy.
Government urged to tackle poverty through Zakat
The National Amir of The Companion, Alhaji Wale Sonaike, has enjoined the Federal Government to tap into the nation’s abundant resources to tackle the extreme poverty bedeviling the citizens.
NAZAS distributes N175m zakat, leads campaign against poverty
NASFAT Agency for Zakat and Sadaqat, NAZAS, a dedicated arm of Nasrul-Lahi-L-Fatih Society dealing with collection and disbursement...
Forum distributes zakat to 116 indigent in Oyo
The Elders Consultative Forum of Supreme Council for Sharia in Nigeria, Oyo State Chapter, has distributed over N2 million as zakat (tax charity) to 116 indigent in Oyo State.
1500 beneficiaries get N143 million zakat in Lagos
No fewer than 1516 beneficiaries were recently blessed with the proceeds of zakat in Lagos to help them meet their social and economic needs.
Ansar-ud-Deen disburses Zakat proceed, give succor to the poor
Determined to overcome poverty and other social evils from the society and ensuring economic balance in the society.
Are you going on Hajj?
You shall observe and complete the rites of Hajj and`Umrah for the Almighty... (Quran 2:196) Brethren, let me begin by asking the opposite question: why are you not going on hajj this year? Is it because of lack of the means to do so? This indeed is a valid reason in Islam. It is they…