Ramadhan will purge vices bedevilling Nigeria – Cleric

April 12, 2021 Ayoni M. Agbabiaka 0

An Islamic cleric has described the Holy month of Ramadhan as the antidote to all vices bedevilling the country.  The cleric, Barrister Shuaib Mustapha Agbarere, who was speaking as guest lecturer at 9th pre-Ramadhan lecture and special prayer for the nation held at the Mohammed Lawal Memorial Juma’ah Mosque, Asokoro, Abuja, at the weekend, added that both religious faithful should be Read More

Ramadan: Cleric urges prayers for Nigeria’s unity, peace

April 11, 2021 AbdulRaheem Aodu 0

Chief Imam Nasrul-lahi-li Fathi Society of Nigeria (NASFAT) Kaduna state chapter, Imam Marooph Raji, has called on Muslim faithful to offer special prayer for peace and unity of Nigeria during the Ramadan fasting.Addressing the 2021 maiden annual Ramadan Tafsir in Kaduna on Sunday, the Cleric noted that the nation needed more prayer now than ever due to the emerging security Read More

7 Surprising Health Benefits Of Ramadan

April 8, 2021 Editorial IV 0

Worried that fasting during Ramadan will have a detrimental impact on health? Find out why the month long fast can have some surprising health benefits. Although millions around the world have successfully observed the spiritual cleansing of Ramadan for more than a thousand years, some people fear that fasting over such a long period time will have detrimental effects on Read More

RAMADAN: Seek Nothing but Al-Firdaws – I

April 8, 2021 Editorial IV 0

Dear reader, we are still on our blessed journey in the Paradise of Allah, The Lord of the Worlds…We stopped at a wonderful scene while you were walking with your wife from the Hoors (maidens of Paradise) by the banks of the rivers which Allah The Exalted made flow beneath your palaces under your trees. Then, you reach another palace. Read More

Gov Yahaya Bello doles out cash in support of National Sports Festival

April 5, 2021 Editorial IV 0

In line with his commitment to the upliftment of the youth and support for their development, Kogi state Governor Yahaya Bello has provided financial support to the youth-based National Sports Festival (NSF) to the tune of N40 million. The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development, which disclosed governor Bello’s support as the NSF got underway, expressed appreciation to the youth-loving Read More

Easter: Gov Sule felicitates with Christians, sues for peaceful co-existence

April 3, 2021 Mohammed Yangida, Lafia 0

Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa state, Saturday, rejoiced with christian brothers and sisters on the occasion of the 2021 Easter festivities in the state. Sule urged all christians in the state not to loose sight of the reason for the celebration, and to strive to emulate the virtues of Christ. In a statement issued to newsmen by his Chief Press Secretary Ibrahim Addra Read More

Senator Al-Makura celebrates with Christians at Easter

April 3, 2021 Mohammed Yangida, Lafia 0

The Senator representing Nasarawa south senatorial zone in the National Assembly, Senator Umaru Tanko Al-Makura, has felicitated with christians as they celebrate Easter. Senator Al-makura, who is the immediate past governor of Nasarawa state, urged christians to use the festive occasion to pray for unity, peace and prosperity of the state and the country at large. This was contained in Read More

Easter: Nnamani, Ekweremadu harp on unity, sacrifice, justice

April 3, 2021 Taiye Odewale 0

Senator Chimaroke Nnamani (PDP Enugu East), has urged the political class to reflect on the sacrifices and lessons of Easter celebration and use the opportunity to redress the inherent injustice in order to bring peace and unity in the country. Nnamani in an Easter message in Abuja, Saturday, said the challenges of disunity, insecurity and growing dissent among the various Read More

Time to heal Nigeria, Uba Sani preaches at Easter

April 3, 2021 Editor 0

Senator Uba Sani representing Kaduna Central at the National Assembly has called on Christians in the country to see Easter as the period to pray for the healing of the nation. He said the need for prayer is because Nigeria is at the crossroads, facing huge economic and security challenges. In his Easter message to the people, the lawmaker noted Read More

15 Hadiths About Ramadan

April 1, 2021 Editorial IV 0

The blessed month of Ramadan is around; it is time for worship and soul purification. Reading the Prophet’s hadiths about Ramadan and its blessings will make you more eager to enjoy the exceptionally spiritual, soul-nourishing experience of Ramadan. So, we collected for you 15 hadtiths related to Ramadan. They highlight the status of the blessed month, its merits, rewards and special offers, as Read More

People and Prayer in the Month of Ramadan – II

April 1, 2021 Editorial IV 0

The fifth type:“He who fasts in Ramadan and abandons Al-Fajr prayer all throughout the year and may pray it in Ramadan if he is awake!”Many people are afflicted with missing Al-Fajr prayer in congregation and perhaps missing praying it in its specified time. You may find some of the people of the Masaajid who forgot or pretended to forget that Read More

Lawan preaches love, hope, tolerance at Easter

April 1, 2021 Taiye Odewale 0

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has felicitated with Nigerians, particularly the Christian faithful, as they join the rest of the Christian world in celebrating Easter this weekend. Lawan in a statement in Abuja Thursday, noted that Easter is one of the most important events in the Christian calendar which is to celebrate the sacrificial death and resurrection of Read More

NSCIA tackles CAN over Justices-designate, Hijab

The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) has said the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) is economical with the truth over its “vituperations” on the 20 Justices-designate by the Federal Judicial Service Commission (FJSC) and the Hijab issue in Kwara state. The NSCIA said, “Except it is compelled to do so, the Council has often resisted joining issues with Read More

First Baptist Church honours deacons, deaconess

March 28, 2021 Emeka Nze 0

 First Baptist Church, Gwagwalada in Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has honoured its two deacons and a deaconess for their meritorious service to the church for 15 years.They are Deacon Victor Asade, Deacon Stephen Opadere and Deaconess Deborah Amao.In a sermon to mark the 15 years appreciation and honorarium service for them, the Minister in charge of the church, Reverend Deji Read More

Interfaith clerics end 3-day prayer to intercede for Buhari’s administration

March 26, 2021 Editor 0

The National Inter-Faith and Religious Organizations for Peace (NIFROP) Thursday ended a three-day prayer to supplicate for the success of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration. The prayer session that commenced on Tuesday and ended on Thursday is part of the divine mandate given to the group to intercede for Nigeria and  President Buhari.  NIFROP National Coordinator, Sunday Garuba, in his Read More

Seeking Nearness to Allah – First Steps to the Spiritual Journey

March 18, 2021 Editorial IV 0

The merit of the Quranic Verse of the Throne lies in the flowing force of its exalting words, which powerfully uproot and dislodge whatever falsities are on their way to calmly enroot themselves, with the same motion, true belief within the soul. {Allah, there is god except Him }Nothing in existence goes beyond being a mere slave of Allah. Anyone Read More

Preparing for Ramadan: The concept of two and top 11

March 11, 2021 Editorial IV 0

1) Learn HOWYou are doing just that right now MashaÁllah! Keep reading more articles and books. Start listening to informative and motivational podcasts and videos about Ramadan. This (Pre-Ramadan) is the time to broaden your knowledge so that you can start  practicing from now and reminding others as well!Another useful thing to do is to collect and arrange all the Read More

News analysis: The Arithmetic that favour Nigeria participation in Hajj 2021

March 4, 2021 Ibrahim Muhammed 0

Though, Saudi Arabia Ministry of Hajj and Umrah is yet to make announcement about Hajj 2021 nor has the Ministry of Hajj pen down Memorandum of Understanding with Hajj participating countries; but the policy formulations and pronouncements made by ministries officials and agencies that works with Hajj and Umrah related matters has signify that indeed, Hajj 2021 will takes place, Read More

PFN gets new President

March 3, 2021 Editorial IV 0

Founder of Sword of the Spirit Ministries, Ibadan Bishop Wale Oke, is now the President of Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN). Bishop Oke was elected unanimously on Tuesday night at the Grace Cathedral, Enugu by the National Advisory Council (NAC) of PFN. Bishop Oke, who is the seventh president of the fellowship, succeeds Rev. Dr. Felix Omobude, the General Superintendent of Read More

Islamic group kicks against proposed amnesty for bandits, others

March 2, 2021 Tope Sunday 0

An Islamic group, Muslim Media Watch Group of Nigeria (MMWG), Tuesday kicked against the proposed amnesty for bandits, kidnappers and the Boko Haram sects. The agitations for the amnesty for the criminals had been rife in recent times following the personal involvement of Sheikh Ahmad Gumi in the rescue mission to nip the violent crimes in the bud. But MMWG Read More

Nigerian Muslims in UK organize TA’ALIM Class on Financial Inclusion

February 25, 2021 Ibrahim Muhammed 0

The Nigeria Muslim residents in United Kingdom has organised a virtual special TA ALIM class in Hausa to discuss financial inclusion through Post COVID-19 Stimulus Package – a projects rolled out by the Federal Government under Central Bank of Nigeria. The special educative virtual class focused on enlighten and educating people on where and how to access the Nigeria Governments Read More