At last, Presidency breaks silence on Bishop Kukah

January 13, 2021 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

The Presidency said Wednesday that the Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Most Rev Matthew Hassan Kukah, should be allowed to practice his faith and politics as enshrined in the country’s constitution. A statement issued by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Garba Shehu, said the call by the Muslim Solidarity Forum for Kukah to tender an Read More

Hajj: NAHCON expresses optimism on travelling ban lift by S/Arabia

January 5, 2021 Ahmid Lawal 0

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has expressed optimism over the lifting of suspension on the international travelling by the Saudi Arabia authorities. A statement signed by the NAHCON’s Head, Public Affairs, Hajiya Fatima Sanda Usara in Abuja Monday, said the commission joined Muslims all over the world in expressing happiness over the good news. NACHON said as a Read More

Tribute to Sheikh AbdulJalil Dabo

November 27, 2020 Blueprint 0

On November 2, 2020, my phone woke me up with a text message from Prince Adam Idris, a member of the security committee of Uthman Bin Affan Masjid popularly known as “Banex Mosque”, with the sad news of the death of Chief Imam Sheikh AbdulJalil Dabo. I was shocked, but I submitted to the will of Allah that every soul Read More

Lady Maimunah A woman of high morals

November 26, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Maimunah bint Al-Harith became one of the wives of Prophet Muhammad seven years after Muslims emigration. 11 Wives of the Prophet Muhammad – Who Are They?She had already been divorced once, after which she re-married and was later widowed.Many women would have given up on love by then, but Maimunahs story was slightly different.When she became Prophet Muhammads wife, she was a vibrant Read More

Tribute to Sheikh AbdulJalil Dabo

November 22, 2020 Editorial IV 0

On November 2, 2020, my phone woke me up with a text message from Prince Adam Idris, a member of the security committee of Uthman Bin Affan Masjid popularly known as “Banex Mosque”, with the sad news of the death of Chief Imam Sheikh AbdulJalil Dabo. I was shocked, but I submitted to the will of Allah that every soul must Read More

Reflect on Prophet Muhammed’s birth, AbdulRazaq urges Muslims

October 30, 2020 Umar Bayo Abdulwaha 0

Kwara state governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has felicitated with the Muslim community on the commemoration of the epochal birth of prophet Muhammad, saying the occasion again calls for deeper reflections within the human race. “The birth of Prophet Muhammad and his rise to prophet-hood some 40 years after changed the course of human history and civilisation forever. The commemoration of the Read More

Hausa/Fulani community lays claim to Southern Kaduna, wants own chiefdom

August 17, 2020 AbdulRaheem Aodu 0

The Hausa-Fulani and Muslim community of Southern Kaduna have debunked allegations of genocide against the Christian natives, as well as claims that Hausa-Fulani Muslims are minority and settlers in the area. Reacting to the spate of killings in the area, the Hausa-Fulani community said facts had been distorted for too long against them, claiming the “Christian militia of Southern Kaduna Read More