Between Hajj Administrators and Managers, the missing links

The above headline emanated from the sub heading of a lecture delivered by erudite Professor Ismail Shehu of the department of Political Science at ABU Zaria. The paper titled BAD HABITS, EXCELLENT CHANGES: THE UNENDING SEARCH FOR SEAMLESS HAJJ OPERATIONS IN NIGERIA comprehensively analyze the historical challenges confronting hajj management and proffers a way forward. This year’s Independent Hajj Reporters Read More

Maulud Nabiy: Akpabio felicitates with Muslims 

September 27, 2023 Taiye  Odewale 0

  The  President of the Senate, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has felicitated the Muslim Umma on the occasion of this year’s Maulud Nabiy describing it as another opportunity to reminiscence on the virtuous legacies left behind by the Holy Prophet, (SAW) In a message issued on his behalf  by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity , Hon Eseme Eyiboh, the Read More

Eid-el-Maulud: Imbibe virtues of Prophet Muhammad, Tinubu urges Muslims

September 26, 2023 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has congratulated Muslims in Nigeria and beyond on this year’s Eid-el-Maulud celebration, charging them to live by the teachings of Prophet Muhammad. The President, in a statement on Tuesday, said beyond celebrating the day marking the birthday of the Holy Prophet, the period should be used for deep introspection and fervent prayers. “Adherents should make deliberate Read More

FG should tackle insecurity, poverty, governance cost, others – Catholic Bishops

September 11, 2023 Paul Okah 0

   The Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) has urged President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, state governors, security agencies and other stakeholders to tackle the menace of ethnic tensions, economic disparities, insecurity, abuse of religious loyalties and other social vices affecting the country.  Speaking Sunday in Abuja during his Homily at the Opening Mass of 2nd Plenary of the CBCN at the Holy Read More

Shiites mark annual symbolic trek in Abuja

September 5, 2023 Tope Sunday 0

The Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) popularly known as ‘Shiites’ on Tuesday embarked on its annual Arbaeen Symbolic Trek in Abuja. Arbaeen is a Shiite annual religious practice usually conducted on the 20th Safar of the Islamic calendar to mark the 40th day of the murder of Imam Hussein, the grandson of Prophet Muhammed who was killed on 10th Muharram. Read More

Jehovah’s Witnesses launch global campaign offering message

September 4, 2023 Tope Sunday 0

Jehovah’s Witnesses have announced plans to launch an international campaign to bring attention to a universal solution. Also, the special edition of The Watchtower magazine will be distributed in September featuring the theme “What Is God’s Kingdom?” A statement issued by the regional spokesperson for Jehovah’s Witnesses in  Badagry, Lagos, Ezekiel Bolaji, said a Local Jehovah’s Witnesses from Lagos State, Read More

Pictures: After historic crusade, US honours Pastor Jerry Eze

September 4, 2023 Editor 0

The Senior Pastor of Steams of Joy, Jerry Eze, has received special recognition from the State of Georgia in the United States after his recently concluded crusade. The convener of the New Season Prophetic Prayers (NSPPD) was awarded after over 20,000 persons attended his event. The highly anticipated conference saw different sets of passionate and excited attendees from various walks Read More

The distorted image of Muslim women

August 24, 2023 Content Administrator I 0

Since the height of the feminist movement in the late 70’s there has been a magnifying glass placed over the status of Muslim women. Unfortunately, the magnifying glass that has been used is an unusual one. Unusual in the sense that it is very selective about which items it will magnify; other items it will distort to such a degree Read More

Productive Sadaqah: The investment you really need

August 24, 2023 Content Administrator I 0

What if I told you about an offer where you can get the product, plus double your money back, plus extra prizes? What would you do?Youd probably immediately text all your friends to tell them about it. Then rush down to the shop to make the purchase.Many of us tend to chase special offers and reduced prices in this dunya.But we Read More

Young People Find Mental Health assistance in JW website 

August 15, 2023 Content Administrator I 0

Amidst a worldwide mental health crisis affecting young people across the globe, thousands have found practical help on one of the most visited religious websites in the world. JW.ORG, the official website of Jehovah’s Witnesses, has content in more than 1,080 languages and is where youths all around the world are easily accessing Bible-based information to find answers to questions Read More

Speaker Abbas mourns victims of Zaria mosque collapse

August 12, 2023 Joshua Egbodo 0

Speaker of the House of Representatives Rt. Hon. Abbas Tajudeen, has described the collapse of parts of the Zaria Central Mosque, which led to the death of some persons, as disheartening and devastating. Speaker Abbas, who represents Zaria Federal Constituency of Kaduna State, said he received the news of the unfortunate incident with shock, noting that he was pained by Read More

Central Mosque tragedy: JNI condoles Zazzau Emirates, preaches safety measures

August 12, 2023 AbdulRaheem Aodu 0

The Jama’atu Nasril Islam (JNI) has condoled with Zazzau Emirates and the family of worshipper who died and those injured when a part of the Zazzau Emirates palace central Mosque collapsed during an evening (Asr) prayers on Friday. JNI, in a statement signed by its Secretary General, Prof. Khalid Abubakar Aliyu, Saturday, however called for investigations into the accident to Read More

Women Sports League in Canada allows Hijab, prayer breaks

August 10, 2023 Content Administrator I 0

Toronto has seen a surge in the popularity of sports leagues catering to Muslim womenSeveral leagues also provide Muslim women with a female-only environment where athletes can adhere to modesty rules Getting an opportunity to practice sports in an environment friendly to her faith has always been a challenge for Muslim women. One of these women is Malak Aiad, a Toronto Read More

Islam and the message of the messengers

August 10, 2023 Content Administrator I 0

Allah, the All Wise, All Knowing, All Merciful and Just, created this Universe in order to test and examine His obedient slaves and reward them, and to punish the disobedient. He Says (what means): “We did not create the heavens and the earth and that between them in play. We did not create them except in truth, but most of them Read More

Tinubu sends Islamic preachers to parley Niger military leaders

August 10, 2023 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

Some Islamic preachers Wednesday had a closed-door meeting with President Bola Ahmed Tinubu and chairperson of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Authority of Heads of State and Government at the State House in Abuja over the military intervention in Niger Republic. Addressing State House correspondents after the meeting, the national chairman of Jama’atu Izalatul Bidi’ah wa Ikamatus Read More

Simplifying your spending during tough time – Islamic point of view

August 3, 2023 Ustādh Rasheed Haashim 0

One of the fundamental doctrines in Islam is belief in predestination, which includes good or bad ones. It entails that Muslims must believe in favourable and unfavorable circumstances. This belief safeguards them from wrong human perception to unfavorable conditions. Part of such unfavorable conditions is tough time. Tough time creates serious problems in the families and society at large. It Read More

What is the meaning of After Hajj’?

August 3, 2023 Content Administrator I 0

Adamawa State 2023 Hajj pilgrims arriving Yola International Airport Photo: Hajj ReportersAll praise be to Allah, the Lord of the worlds, and may blessings and peace be upon His honest Messenger. The season of Hajj is a noble season. People during this season are either a pilgrim performing Hajj or one who is not. The pilgrim witnessed the holy sites; Read More

Biography of Pastor Chris Oyakhilome: A visionary leader

July 27, 2023 Editor 0

Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, the renowned spiritual leader and founder of LoveWorld Inc., has a committed family that has played an integral role in his biography and ministry.  Pastor Chris Oyakhilome’s biography tells the story of the minister’s rise to fame. In the realm of influential spiritual leaders, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome stands out as a beacon of hope and inspiration to Read More

Kwara governor okays work-free day for Hijra

July 19, 2023 Umar Bayo Abdulwahab 0

  Kwara state governor Abdulrahman AbdulRazaq has approved the observance of every Muharram 1 as a work-free day in the state. “The governor has thoroughly considered the longstanding requests from various quarters of the state. He has therefore approved that the day be observed henceforth (annually) as work-free in Kwara state, as is obtainable in many other states of the Read More

NSCIA condemns burning of Holy Qur’an in Sweden

July 9, 2023 Tope Sunday 0

The council of Muslim Ummah in Nigeria,  the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, (NSCIA), Sunday, condemned the burning of the Glorious Qur’an in front of the main Mosque in Stockholm, Sweden. NSCIA under the leadership of its President-General and Sultan of Sokoto, His Eminence, Alh. Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, described the development as a provocative and blasphemous act. In a statement issued by its Deputy Read More

Hajj 2023: 13 Nigerians died in Saudi Arabia – NAHCON 

July 3, 2023 Abdulrahman Zakariyau 0

At least 13 out of 95,000 Nigerians died during the 2023 Hajj in Saudi Arabia. National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) while revealing this, announced that it recorded seven death pre-Arafah and another six in Arafah. In his presentation at the post-Arafah meeting in Makkah, on Sunday, NAHCON Head National Medical Team (NMT), Dr. Usman Galadima, revealed that four died Read More