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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.
27 Sep 2019
In the absence of a national institutional framework to drive the realisation of the socio-economic benefits of Zakat as the third fundamental pillar of Islam...
23 May 2019
NASFAT Agency for Zakat and Sadaqat, NAZAS, a dedicated arm of Nasrul-Lahi-L-Fatih Society dealing with collection and disbursement...
3 May 2019
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.
29 Mar 2019
Islamic poverty alleviating tools, Waqf and Zakat have been described as a veritable tool to solve the infrastructure deficit and improve the social well being of the citizenry.
30 Nov 2018
No fewer than 1516 beneficiaries were recently blessed with the proceeds of zakat in Lagos to help them meet their social and economic needs.
7 Sep 2018
Determined to overcome poverty and other social evils from the society and ensuring economic balance in the society.
27 Jul 2018
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…
26 Jul 2018
In line with the Islamic doctrine, which emphasizes helping the poor and needy in society, the Zakat and Sadaqat Foundation has empowered 71 Muslims in Edo with various items and cash presentation to ameliorate their suffering. Executive Director, Zakat and Sadaqat Foundation, Prince Suleiman Olagunju, said the gesture is aimed at improving their lives as…
13 Apr 2018
The Kano State Zakat and Endowment Commission, has called on wealthy Muslims in the state to ensure prompt payment of Zakat (Alms) to enable it disburse it to the needy before commencement of Ramadan. The Director-General of the commission, Alhaji Safiyanu Gwagwarwa made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).…
28 Jul 2017
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