Religion

Civil Society Tasks NAHCON on 2021 Hajj Registrati

Monday, January 4, 2021
As States Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Boards begins the registration of intending pilgrims for Hajj 2021, Independent Hajj Reporters, a civil society organization that monitors and reports Hajj and Umrah activities urges the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), to issue to the public, a new Haj ...

New, Hijrah, Year 1442 Message

Thursday, August 20, 2020
The new Lunar ( popularly known as Hijrah ) year is with us. I congratulate the Muslims all over the World for the gifts of Life, RELATIVE Security, Peace of mind, Good Health and Happiness that made it possible for us to remember and meet the new year. I am aware of the sorry state of our int ...

Impact of COVID-19 on Congregational Salāt.

Sunday, June 7, 2020
Since the outbreak of COVID-19 in Nigeria, Mosques have been shut down forcing us to pray at home with our families.... It affected adversely the last Tarawih prayer as well as Eidul-Fitr prayer. The closure was not limited to Nigeria. The whole world including Makkah and Madinah were affected ...

Ramadan Fasting In Times Of COVID -19 Lockdown In Northern Nigeria

Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Nobody knows maybe the 1441 AH which is equivalent to the 2020 Gregorian calendar is the last Ramadan that some of us will witness in their life. Not all of us will live long to see 2021. Should this be our last Ramadan, we pray to Almighty Allah to accept it from us. It pains the 1.8 billion Mus ...

Ta'awunu: The Journey So Far

Friday, May 15, 2020
Looking back at 27 years ago, it was a long journey that many had been buried and forgotten or existing without landmark of credibility. But glory be to Allah (swt) who destined the establishment of Jama 39;at Ta 39;awunil Muslimeen Society of Nigeria and still affirms our feet within the fold of ...

Islam and Science: Convergence and Divergence

Saturday, May 9, 2020
Let me begin with operational definition of terms and interrogation of issues. Islam is a world view (Q30:30). It is a Deen based on the ideology of Ibrahim requiring submission and offering of all(Q6:161-165). It is a totalist system based on a Book that contains everything (Q6:38). Hence, ...

Nigerian Supreme Council For Ecclesiastical Affairs  (nscea) Frowns At And Kicks

Monday, October 21, 2019
The Nigerian Supreme Council for Ecclesiastical Affairs (NSCEA) has frowned at, kicked against and warned DR. SEGUN IJAGBEMI at his claim that one Apostle Sunday Chukwu-Eguzolugo is or should be reconed with as the Jesus Christ in or of Nigeria, an unscriptural statement. Bishop. Funmilayo Adesan ...

Addressing Timi And Busola Allegations In Defence Of The Body Of Christ And God’

Thursday, July 11, 2019
Doth not the ear try words? and the mouth taste his meat?...For the ear trieth words, as the mouth tasteth meat ( Job 12:11; 34:3 ) And this I pray, that your love may abound yet more and more in knowledge and in all judgment; That ye may approve things that are excelle ...

Excitement as 7-year-old boy, 17 others memorise Holy Qur'an in Ile-Ife

Wednesday, July 3, 2019
It was a moment of excitement for residents of Ile-Ife, Osun State recently as they celebrated children including a a 7-year-old boy, Aamir Mutiu Uthman for memorising the Holy Qur 39;an. The Rawdatut-Tanzeel Tahfeez School successfully graduated another 18 Qur 39;an memorisers. The graduand ...

Memories of the month of Ramadan

Sunday, May 20, 2018
When I was young, my friends and I used to be full of enthusiasm whenever the month of Ramadan approached. It was not actually because of the understood importance of the month or the spiritual rewards derivable from it. Who, then, cared much about what Ramadan really meant in the life of a Muslim? ...
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