Category Archives: Facing The Ka’aba

About Sadaqatul-Jariyah

Given that Charity is not mandatory and has no preset limit, it is strongly encouraged in hundreds of verses in the Quran. Various verses of te Holy Qur’an pontificate the act as a means of obtaining God’s mercy and forgiveness (24:22, 92:17 to 92:18), cleansing the souls of impurity (9:103), and attaining superior degree faith […]

Anwar-ul-Islam imams reposition

hold 2-day seminar CHIEF Imams, Imams and Alfas of the Anwar-ul-Islam Movement of Nigeria throughout the country and abroad have been charged to adhere strictly to, and ensure that all religious activities, rites and programmes are conducted in conformity with the mode of worship and the Movement’s Code of Conduct. This was the theme of […]

Amal Mabruuk, new charity foundation debuts

•Focuses on health, education, welfare A NEW Islamic faith-based organization -Amal Mabruuk Foundation that seeks to uplift the wellbeing of the less privileged in Nigeria has been launched by a group of Muslim professionals. The Foundation was unveiled at a press briefing held in Lagos recently. Speaking at the launch, the Chairman of the foundation, Alhaji […]

Ndigbo Muslims decry neglect, threats to lives, property

Muslims of Igbo extraction in Nigeria have cried unto federal and state governments including the leadership of the Southeast geopolitical zones to offer  appoinments to Igbo Muslims, decrying their marginalisation as “coordinated neglect at all levels of goverments.” They maintained that the federal government was collaborating with vatious governments of their states to deny them […]

Hajj 2017: Our greatest Challenge was in Muna—Okoya

The Executive Secretary, Lagos State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board, Mr. Muftau Okoya has said that the greatest challenge pilgrims faced during the just concluded hajj in Saudi Arabia was in Muna. Mina is a Tent City located about 15kilometers to the east of Makkah with proximity to Mount Arafat. About 200,000 air-conditioned tents were installed […]

Islamic Universities: Towards integration and sustainability

Early this month, Muslim academics around the globe under the auspices of International Institute of Islamic Thought, (IIIT) gathered in Oshogbo, Osun State, to appraise the state of Islamic Universities with the view to identifying their challenges and proffering credible and lasting solution. The conference which was the fourth in its series was themed: Islamic […]

Essence of Sadaqatul-Jariyah

Given that Charity is not mandatory and has no preset limit, it is strongly encouraged in hundreds of verses in the Quran. Various verses of te Holy Qur’an pontificate the act as a means of obtaining God’s mercy and forgiveness (24:22, 92:17 to 92:18), cleansing the souls of impurity (9:103), and attaining superior degree faith […]