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Ramadan: Pray For Peace, Stability in Nigeria, Dogara Urges Muslims

Ramadan: Pray For Peace, Stability in Nigeria, Dogara Urges Muslims

As the Muslim Ummah all over the world begin the Ramadan fast, Speaker of Nigeria House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has urged the faithful in Nigeria to use the period to pray for peace, unity, security, socio-economic development and political stability of  the country. In a statement to mark the commencement of this year’s Ramadan, […]

Ramadan Fasting Begins Thursday, Saudi Authority Says

  Saudi Arabia said that the Ramadan fasting will begin on Thursday across the globe, the official Saudi news agency SPA reported on Tuesday.   The new moon of Ramadan was not spotted on Tuesday evening and Wednesday will mark the last day of the Islamic month of Shaaban, SPA said, citing religious authorities in […]

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Nigeria Extends 2018 Hajj Registration Payment Deadline To End Of April

National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Thursday says intending pilgrims for 2018 Hajj have up to the end of April, 2018 to register for the exercise. Spokesperson of the Commission, Fatima Mustapha, said in a statement in Abuja, that the commission would use the period to conclude further process for the announcement of 2018 Hajj […]

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International Biennial Muslim Women Conference Opens In Kaduna Northern Nigeria

  The sixth Biennial conference of the Nasrul -Lahi-L- Faith Society (NASFAT) has begun in Kaduna, with about 1,000 delegates from across the globe attending. The 3 – day conference tagged “Preparing the Muslimah for the Challenges of Our Time” is aimed at inspiring and empowering women with knowledge that would enable them to stand out […]

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Muslim Groups Commend For Marriage Counseling ln Nigeria

By Ahmad Umar, Gombe (Nigeria)- Federation of Muslim Women’s Associations in Nigeria, FOMWAN, and Women’s Rights Advancement and Protection Alternative, WRAPA, have stressed the need for marriage counseling and united in the goal of advancing understanding of Islamic marriage in the Country. The two organisations made their position known in a press statement signed  by Saudatu […]

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Islamic Cleric Tasks Nigerian Muslims On Living Peacefully

By Ahmad Umar Gombe (Nigeria) – Rasulul-a’azam Foundation (RAAF) a Shi’a set leader, Sheik Muhammad Nur-Dass, has enjoined Muslims  to emulate the practice of Prophet Muhammad in their daily activities for more rewards and blessing from Allah. Sheik Muhammad Nur Dass  made the appeal at the annual Maulud of Prophet Muhammad (SAW) in Gombe state, […]

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Eid-Al-Adha 2017: Significance And History Of ‘Festival Of Sacrifice’

Islamic festival Eid al-Adha marks its beginning on 1st September 2017 on Friday and ends on 2nd September 2017 on Saturday. The festival signifies the end of this year’s Hajj and calling on Muslims to seek forgiveness from God. It is also known as the ‘festival of sacrifice’ as this festival celebrates the greatest act […]

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Saudi Officials Apologise to Nigerian Pilgrims Maltreated at Madina Airport

The Saudi Government has apologized to two Nigerian pilgrims who were maltreated by security personnel at the Madina Airport. According to a report by PRNigeria, the Deputy Governor of Madina region, Sheikh Mohammad Albijawi tendered the apology when he visited the victims in their hotel. While assuring that the security officials will be sanctioned for […]

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