Category Archives: Facing The Ka’aba

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 […]

Islamic group empowers 163 indigents, communities with over N15m

By Gbenga Olarinoye, Osogbo No fewer than 163 indigenes of Osun State benefited from this year’s disbursement of fifteen million, seven hundred and forty-five thousand naira (N15, 745, 000) at the 8th Zakat Distribution Ceremony (ZDC) and Project Commissioning in Ede town. The programme benefited indigent persons, elderly people, organisations, hospitals and community projects such […]

UNIFEMGA, BOMYOF holds Hijrah picnic in Ibadan

The Obafemi Awolowo University Muslim Graduates Association (UNIFEMGA) Ibadan Chapter and Bodija Muslim Youth Forum (BOMYOF) will on Sunday hold the annual picnic to herald the new Islamic year Hijrah 1439 A.H. In a statement by the UNIFEMGA Public Relations Officer, Abdulfattah Alade stated that the occasion will hold at Trans Amusement Park, Agbowo, Ibadan. […]

2017 Hajj: It’s a success—Muhammad, NAHCON Chair

Exchange rate will determine 2018 hajj fare Repeat pilgrims will pay N2000SR extra Hails Lagos Pilgrims on good conduct Vanguard with some select journalists engaged the chairman of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, Barr. Abdullah Mukhtar Muhammad, in a chat in his Makkah office, on the entire hajj operations. From the preparation to […]

2017 Hajj: So far, so good

Hajj, one of the basic tenets of Islam, is a journey that Muslims are expected to make at least once in their lives, health and finances permitting. It is the climax of the individual’s spiritual life and an embodiment of the unity of all nations which is based on brotherhood; one that towers above narrow […]

NASFAT youth amir bags award

Ismail Abiodun Ibrahim, a teacher with Alaba Primary School Mushin has emerged the 2017 best teacher in Lagos State. Mr Ibrahim, who is the current the Amir, National Youth Secretary, Nasrul-Lahi-l-Fatih Society, NASFAT, came tops in the state after a psinstaking and rigorous selection processes, spanning weeks of oral, written and other forms of assessment, […]