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Muslim Rights Group Opposes Extension Of Emergency Rule In Borno, Yobe, Adamawa

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has opposed the extension of the state of emergency rule declared in Borno, Yobe and Adamawa states, saying it has no purpose, and stresses differences, and instead further endangers innocent citizens. In a statement issued by its director, Professor Ishaq Akintola, it read, “MURIC advises the Federal Government not to

Understanding Islam

(Continued from last edition) Since Islam aims at creating a society of good moral conduct, the parents have been enjoined to do everything in their power to bring up their children in the best possible manner, and to protect them from all kinds o{‘cvi1 so that thc1, do not go astray and ruin their lives.

An Admonition, Insight, and Reminder for the 99 Per Cent Turning in Repentance

In the manner Allāh mentioned the death of Muhammad Rasūlullāh in the Holy Qur’ān 3:144, He similarly told Moses in the book of Deuteronomy 31:14. “Behold, your days are approaching [for you] to die. Call Joshua and stand in the Tent of Meeting, and I will inspire him. So Moses and Joshua went, and stood

Islam: The Origin of Hijab

Although long seen as the most distinctive emblem of Islam, the veil is, surprisingly, not enjoined upon Muslim women anywhere in the Quran. The tradition of veiling and seclusion (known together as hijab) was introduced into Arabia long before Muhammad, primarily through Arab contacts with Syria and Iran , where the hijab was a sign