Tag: Islam

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

Come out of hiding, Shari’a Council dares Shekau

Abdul Jimoh- February 17, 2020

The Supreme Council for Shari’ah in Nigeria, on Monday described Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau as a coward and challenged him to come out of ... Read More

FG declares Monday public holiday for Eid-ul-Maulud celebration

inno.korie- November 7, 2019

The Federal Government has declared Monday, 11th Novemeber as Public Holiday to mark the 2019 Eid-ul-Maulud in commemoration of the birthday of the Holy Prophet ... Read More

Yobe State Emerges Winner of National Qur’anic Recitation Competition

Suleiman Idris- January 11, 2019

Abdulllah Bego: Yobe State has emerged winner of the 33rd National Qur’anic Recitation Competition which ended in Gombe a few days ago. 34 states of ... Read More

MURIC Urges Political Leaders to Emulate Prophet Muhammad

Henry Solomon- November 20, 2018

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) on Tuesday called on the nation’s leadership to emulate Prophet Muhammad (SAW), shun selfish interests and focus on developing the ... Read More

Don’t Celebrate Eid-el Kabir on Borrowed Money – MURIC

Henry Solomon- August 14, 2018

Prof. Ishaq Akintola of the Lagos State University (LASU) has urged Muslims in the country to spend within their income rather than borrowing money to ... Read More

Sultan Directs Muslims to Look for New Moon of Dhul Hijjah

Henry Solomon- August 12, 2018

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has directed the Muslim Ummah to look for the new moon of Dhul Hijjah 1439AH from Sunday, ... Read More

Saudi Women Drivers Ready Zoom on Wheels

Henry Solomon- June 19, 2018

Some Saudi Arabia women drivers on Tuesday said they are getting ready to steer their lives on June 24. In September 2017, King Salman decreed ... Read More

Pope Stresses “Unity in Diversity” as He Meets Religious Leaders in Myanmar

Henry Solomon- November 28, 2017

Pope Francis met leaders of several faiths in majority-Buddhist Myanmar on Tuesday, stressing the importance of “unity in diversity”. Pope Francis made no mention the ... Read More

Gov Fayose Felicitates With Muslim At Eid-el-Kabir Prayer Ground

Henry Solomon- September 1, 2017

Ekiti State governor, Mr  Ayo Fayose, on Friday dressed in Muslim regalia and joined other Muslims at the Ado Ekiti central praying ground for the ... Read More

President Buhari’s #Sallah Message: ‘I am Energised By Your Prayers’ Ask Nigerian To Rise Against The Odds

Henry Solomon- August 31, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with Nigerians, especially the Muslim faithful, on the celebration of this year’s Eid-El-Kabir. The President congratulated Nigerian Muslims who are currently ... Read More

The Virtues of The First Ten Days of Dhul-Hijjah

Tanimu- August 25, 2017

Islamqa, Middle East: The Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) used to fast on the first nine days of Dhul-Hijjah. It was ... Read More

High Profile Boko Haram Terrorist Renounces Terrorism

Henry Solomon- July 18, 2017

The Nigerian Army says a high profile terrorist and other members of the group have renounced their act of terrorism. The Director Army Public Relations, ... Read More

Dogara At Eid-el-Fitr: Nigerians Should Channel Diversity In Making The Nation Great

Henry Solomon- June 24, 2017

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has urged Nigerians to channel the nations diversity in making the country great. Speaker of the ... Read More

Eid el-Fitr: Ekweremadu Urges Muslims To Sustain Virtues Of Fasting

Henry Solomon- June 24, 2017

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has called on the Muslim Ummah to sustain the virtues of endurance, discipline, and love imbibed ... Read More

Zakatul-Fitr: The Charity Given To The Poor At The End of Ramadan Fast

Tanimu- June 16, 2017

In an authentic Hadith Prophet Muhammad (SAW) made Zakatul-Fitr compulsory on every slave, freeman, male, female, young/minor and old among the Muslims one Saa` of ... Read More

Itikaf Virtues In The Last 10 Days of Ramandan

Tanimu- June 13, 2017

Is done usually in the last 10 days of Ramadan. Itikaf isto engage and to devote something, to a thing, be it good or bad. ... Read More

Aisha Buhari At Ramadan Lecture, Prays For Nation And The President

Henry Solomon- June 8, 2017

Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari attended a Ramadan Lecture session held at the Banquet Hall of the State House, Abuja on Thursday, as the ... Read More

Speaker Dogara Hosts Lawmakers To Ramadan Iftar

Henry Solomon- June 7, 2017

The speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, yesterday hosted members of the House from South West and North Central zones to Ramadan ... Read More

Ramadan Fasting and Its Virtues

Tanimu- May 24, 2017

Ramadan comes from the Arabic root ramiḍa or ar-ramaḍ, which means scorching heat or dryness. Fasting is fardh (obligatory) for adult Muslims, except those who ... Read More