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...
Last week, I stopped at the third allegation of Ibrahim Sulaiman Yusuf’s group; the Nigeria Arewa Foundation against the Executive Chairman of the National Hajj Commission (NAHCON). Today, we shall examine more of the allegations before looking at the other related allegations from another group. The motive seems quite...
MSUE AZA,Kaduna Jama'atu Nasril Islam (JNI) under the leadership of the Sultan of Sokoto, His Eminence, Alhaji Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar, has urged all Muslims never to return to abominable acts after the Ramadan Fast. JNI,reiterated call to the Muslim faithful to intensify prayers for the Ummah against all manners of misfortunes, relief and...
BY ANKELI EMMANUEL, Sokoto The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah over the weekend ordained three deacons who are expected to propagate the works of the Lord. Bishop Kukah while enjoining them to strive towards having heavenly reward for their labour in the Lords vineyard said they are...
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...
Islam is built on five pillars one of which is pilgrimage to the House for those who are able to undertake the journey. Hajj is obligatory on Muslims once in a life time. The Ancient House, The Ka’bah, is situated in Makkah of the present Saudi Arabia. The original building...
by Salifu Usman, Abuja The chairman of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Barr Abdullahi Mukhtar Muhammed has expressed displeasure over comments credited to Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) that hajj operation in the country has been commercialized. NSCIA had on Monday while reacting to the lingering controversy...
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 MALAM YUSUF ABDULLAH. In the name of Allah who states “O you who believe! Fasting is prescribed to you as it was prescribed to those before you that you may learn self - restraint (Al-taqwa)” Q2:183 May the everlasting peace and blessings of Allah be upon His noble servant our...
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...