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Zakat

1 Oct
The Secretary-General, League of Imams and Alfas in Ogun state, Sheikh Tajudeen Adewunmi, has called for regular payment of Zakat to reduce poverty in Nigeria.
10 Sep
Minister of Mines and Steel, Arch Abdul-Hakeem Olamilekan Adegbite has urged Nigerians to assist the needy, which, he said, Muslims could achieve through the payment of Zakat.
30 Jul
NO fewer than 197 persons and four charitable Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) benefitted from The Companion’s (an association of Muslim Men in Business and the Professions)
18 Jun
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27 Nov 2020
Despite the economic downturn due to the COVID 19 pandemic, Muslims in the country have continued to fulfill their religious obligation of Zakat.
25 Sep 2020
Poised to empower vulnerable Muslims, despite the pandemic, the Lekki Muslim Ummah (LEMU) has disbursed N70 million to 317 Muslims in Lagos State. During the yearly Zakat disbursement targeted at the less privileged, widows, the needy, the sick and orphans, cash and working tools were given to both male and female beneficiaries. Some of the…
21 Aug 2020
No fewer than 75 people received cash and materials worth N8 million from The Companion Zakat and Sadaqah Fund.
21 Feb 2020
The Hadejia Emirate Council Zakat Committee in Jigawa has warned residents of Kirikasamma District against refusal to pay Zakat as at when due.
24 Jan 2020
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...
1 Nov 2019
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.
18 Oct 2019
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.
11 Oct 2019
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.

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