Tag: Muslims

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

#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

Sri Lanka Imposes New Curfew After Mosques Attacks

Henry Solomon- May 13, 2019

Sri Lanka widened a curfew on Monday after attacks on mosques and Muslim-owned businesses in the worst unrest since Easter bombings by militants. The country ... 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

No Muslim in Hijab was Denied Registration During The CVR in Oyo – REC

Henry Solomon- August 24, 2018

Mr. Mutiu Agboke, the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Oyo State,  said no female Muslim in hijab or purdah was denied registration since the commencement ... Read More

Catholic Church Preaches Love Tolerance to Muslims at Sallah

Henry Solomon- August 21, 2018

In the spirit of Sallah, the Director of Communications, Catholic Archdiocese of Lagos, Msgr. Gabriel Osu has urged Muslims to love and tolerate other Nigerians ... 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

Speaker Dogara to Muslims at Eid el-Fitr

Tanimu- June 14, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara has felicitated with the Muslim Ummah on the occasion of Eid El Fitr ... Read More

Ramadan begins Today, says Sultan

admin- May 17, 2018

Sultan Saad Abubakar: Ramadan begins Thursday By Muhammad Bello/Habibu Harisu Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, the Sultan of Sokoto has declared Thursday as the first day ... Read More

President Buhari Poised To Find Lasting Solutions To Frequent Violent Conflicts – Presidency

Abdul Jimoh- January 9, 2018

To find short term and long term solutions to frequent conflicts between farmers and cattle rearers, the Presidency is coming up with a conference of ... Read More

Hijra: Group Urges Nigerians To Shun Religious Extremism, Fanaticism

Abdul Jimoh- September 21, 2017

As Muslims mark the beginning of a New Islamic Calendar Year `Hijra’, the Muslim Media Watch Group of Nigeria (MMWG) has urged Nigerians to shun ... 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

Arafat: Saraki Urges Pilgrims To Pray For Nigeria, Buhari

Abdul Jimoh- August 30, 2017

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has charged the 91,000 Nigerian pilgrims currently performing this years hajj to use the occasion of significance of the ... Read More

Tomorrow (Thursday 31st day of August/9th day of Dhul-Hijja, 1438 AH is  Arafat Day

Abdul Jimoh- August 30, 2017

It is the day millions of muslims from all over the world currently performing holy pilgrimage in Saudi-Arabia, will position themselves in Arafat - a ... 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

Senate President Saraki Canvasses Tolerance As Muslims Celebrate Eid-el-Fitr

Henry Solomon- June 24, 2017

Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki has congratulated Muslim faithful on the successful completion of a month-long Ramadan fast while urging all Nigerians to imbibe the ... 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