By PAUL UWADIMA, Abuja The wife of the governor of Kebbi State, and Founder Medicaid Cancer Foundation and CEO Medicaid, Dr Zainab Abubakar Atiku Bagudu, has advised Muslims to give charity to the needy in this Holy Month of Ramadan. She gave the advice in Birnin Kebbi, when she  hosted the...
LEADERSHIP EDITORS The Zurmi Emirate Council in Zamfara State has distributed over N8.9 million to the needy as Zakkat to the people of the area. Making the distribution on behalf of the state governor, in Zurmi on Sunday, the deputy governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Wakkala, reminded people of the state that Zakkat...
BY Pastor James Abuh In life some may walk, others may run remember the same Lord gave the tortoise and the horse the same day to reach Noah’s Ark. Your journey in life might be rough and tough but you will definitely get to your destination.  Jacob looked at Joseph...
So far, we have examined five of the six allegations levelled against the Executive Chairman of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON). The first four instalments have shown us just how empty those allegations are under scrutiny. Today, we will look at the remaining allegations and see whether they...
BY MALAM YUSUF ABDULLAH. In the name of Allah who states “those to whom We have given The Book study it as it should be studied; they are the ones that believe therein; those who reject faith therein, the loss is their own” Q2: 121 Peace and blessings of Allah be...
By Winifred Ogbebo, Abuja The Nigerian Christian Pilgrimage Commission (NCPC) has called on church leaders to set up pilgrimage committees in their various churches. Speaking at a meeting of key church leaders and pastors in Abuja, recently, the executive secretary, NCPC, Rev Tor Uja said with the committee in place, it...
BY MIDAT JOSEPH, The Paramount ruler of the Gbagyi ethnic nationality, Dr. Danjuma Shekwogaza Barde has observed that no society can progress where ethnic, tribal or religious segregation thrives. He made the observation during the maiden edition of the Maraban Rido Community Peace Festival organized by the Global Peace Foundation Nigeria...
BY CHIBUZO UKAIBE After a three- year leadership legal tussle, the 83- year- old Assemblies of God Church finds peace with the Supreme Court judgement.  For members of the Assemblies of God Church, Nigeria, friends and stakeholders, the era of crisis in the church is over; now is the time...
LEADERSHIP EDITORS Ramadan, the ninth month in the Islamic calendar, is here again. A month that is highly revered by Muslim faithful, Ramadan is marked by a month-long period of prayers, supplications, acts of charity and chastity. The most outstanding feature of Ramadan is that Muslim adults who are not...
BY ANKELI EMMANUEL, Sokoto The Sultan of Sokoto and President General, Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III yesterday affirmed the sighting of a new moon signifying the commencement of the holy month of Ramadan fasting today. The Sultan urged all Muslim ummah in Nigerian to commence...