Category: Religion

Kano Hisbah arrests 648 beggars for violating street begging laws

Abdul Jimoh- September 9, 2020

The Kano State Hisbah Board has arrested 648 suspected beggars in Kano metropolis for allegedly violating the law on ban of street begging from February ... Read More

Sultan of Sokoto Clocks 64: Governor Abubakar Sani Bello Of Niger State Extols His Qualities

Suleiman Idris- August 23, 2020

Abubakar Sani Belllo, the Governor of Niger state and the Chairman North Central Governors Forum wish to join the league of well wishers to felicitate ... Read More

AbdulRazaq felicitates with Kwara Muslims on new Hijrah Year 1442

Suleiman Idris- August 21, 2020

(NAN) Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara has felicitated with Muslims in the state on the new Islamic (calendar) year 1442 AH. AbdulRazaq, in a congratulatory ... Read More

Muslims commemorate Islamic new year with special prayers in Kafanchan

Suleiman Idris- August 21, 2020

(NAN) Hundreds of Muslim faithful, followers of the Tijjaniyyah Sect on Saturday gathered at Jema’a Central Mosque in Kafanchan, Kaduna State to observe the Annual ... Read More

Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello Felicitates With Muslim Ummah On New Islamic Year 1442

Suleiman Idris- August 20, 2020

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State and Chairman North Central Governors Forum has congratulated the Muslim faithful in the State, as the Ummah joined ... Read More

COVID-19: Churches in Lagos reopen, record low turn out after 20 weeks of lockdown

inno.korie- August 9, 2020

Many churches in Lagos  on Sunday witnessed low turnout on the first Sunday  of  reopening after 20  weeks of lockdown due to COVID-19 pandemic. The ... Read More

Eid-el-Kabir: NUJ tasks Muslims on prayer against insecurity

inno.korie- July 31, 2020

As Muslims celebrate Eid-el Kabir, the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Council, has called for prayers for the security and peace ... Read More

COVID-19: Kano State Govt. cancels traditional Eid el Kabir celebrations

Suleiman Idris- July 24, 2020

The Kano State Executive Council, has cancelled all traditional The Kano State Executive Council, has cancelled all traditional Eid el Kabir festivities, to consolidate the ... Read More

Statement by the Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah

Tanimu- June 22, 2020

In light that the Coronavirus (COVID-19) has spread to more than 180 countries around the world, and that deaths related to COVID-19 have reached almost ... Read More

COVID-19: CAN Commends Muslims in Complying to Government Directives on #EidUlFitr Celebration

Tanimu- May 26, 2020

The Christian Association of Nigeria(CAN), Oyo State Chapter, has commended Muslims in the state for complying with government directives on Eid-el-Fitr celebration amidst COVID-19. This ... Read More

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan’s #EidUlFitr Message to Nigerians

Tanimu- May 23, 2020

I felicitate with all Nigerians and in particular the Muslim Ummah on the occasion of this year's Eid-el-Fitr which marks the breaking of fast and ... Read More

#EidElFitr: President Buhari Calls on Muslims to Keep Spirits up In Spite of COVID-19

Tanimu- May 23, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Muslims to keep their spirits up in spite of the coronavirus pandemic, "which caught the world off guard, and has ... Read More

#EidUlFitr: Speaker Gbajabiamila’s Message to Muslims, Urges for Prayers Against COVID-19

Tanimu- May 23, 2020

The Speaker of the House of Representatives Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila has congratulated Nigerian Muslims for concluding this year's Ramadan fast and marking Eid-el-Fitr peacefully. The ... Read More

End of Ramadan 1441 AH (2020), Numbers to Call for Shawwal Moon Sighting and Eid-ul-Fitr Celebration – NSCIA

Tanimu- May 18, 2020

END OF RAMADAN 1441 AH (2020G) FAST AND ‘IDUL-FITR CELEBRATIONS The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), under the leadership of its President-General and ... Read More

Islam abhors oppressing women, says scholar

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 10, 2020

Prof. AbdulRafi Omotosho of the Department of Islamic Law, University of Ilorin, says that Islamic Jurisprudence is against oppressing women in any form. Read More

President Buhari Welcomes #Ramadan Fast, Caution Against Rituals that can Spread Coronavirus

Tanimu- April 23, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari sends his best wishes to Muslims in the country and all over the world as they begin this year’s 30-day fast, following ... Read More

Felicitation and Moon Sighting for Ramadhan 1441 A.H

Tanimu- April 21, 2020

The month of Ramadan (is that) in which was revealed the Quran, a guidance for mankind and clear proofs for the guidance and the criterion ... Read More

Easter: This Storied Moment, is Deeply Rooted in Love and Sacrifice – Sylva

Tanimu- April 12, 2020

I greet you all, dear Nigerians, on the commemoration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ for the salvation of the world. This season, this storied ... Read More

President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2020 Easter Message to Nigerians

Tanimu- April 10, 2020

I rejoice with our Christian brothers and sisters as well as all Nigerians on the occasion of the celebration of this year’s Easter. This year’s ... Read More

Pope Opens Easter Week Celebrations in Mass Without Congregation

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2020

Pope Francis on Sunday began Easter week celebrations in St Peter’s Basilica under extraordinary circumstances, with no congregation allowed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Francis ... Read More