When the prophet got to Madīnah as ordered his Lord, he met the natives therein on certain festivities. Rather than join in their commemoration, he called them to the divinely prescribed ones – 'īdul Fitr and Adhā – as...
People talk of the ember-months as though they were originated by the Lucifer. They are scared of them, and consequently have others scared with unpleasant tales of auto-crash that had happened in them. For this reason, some do away...
A man ran to the imām very shortly after Salātul Jumu'ah. He requested his arbitration into the skirmish between his two wives whom he had tactically brought to the masjid. The said man just got a thāniyah and his...
The reward for doing Salah in congregation is twenty-seven, or twenty-five, at least, as evident in the tradition of the holy Prophet. Lailatul Qadr which has a chapter dedicated to it in the Qur'ān is better than one thousand...
  The customary practice where wives are subjected to avoidable stress of cooking, washing and serving delicacies at family occasions needs a review. The woman is no slave - not to her man nor to his kinsmen. Her domestication at home...
Prolific Muslim writer, lecturer and marriage counsellor, Imam Sanni K. Yusuf is set to launch his book, "My Sunnah Story (MSS)" which chronicles his journey from the days jahiliyyah (ignorance) to the Sunnah. Alongside the "MSS" would be launched "INFATUATION...
I do not bow, neither do I prostrate to mum and dad. While the former is a Muslim, the latter isn't yet. May Allah grant my wish on him. That's one of the reasons mum never wanted me on the...
  We had a deal before consummating the marriage - that we would prevent pregnancy until things had become relatively rosy for us. Although our parents had promised to be by us but we wanted to be independent of their...
MY SUNNAH STORY (13) BY SANNI KAY YUSUF Agege was the base of my in-laws, and given the envisaged calibre of clerics therein as told by madam, my mind wasn't at rest as to the officiating of the nikaah. I didn't want...
  I was fearfully expectant of a favourable response from madam's dad. A week down the line, nothing desirable was elicited. I would pester her, and she would tell me she hadn't heard anything from her dad. I wish I...

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