In a country like Nigeria where Muslims account for a significant percentage of its population, Muslim rights are being violated. This is not because Muslims are a minority, rather, Muslims of their own will not wanting to stand up...
Controversies have trailed the recent approval of Hijab for female officers in the Nigeria Police Force (NPF). While Muslim individuals and organizations have praised the development, some non-Muslims and organizations disagree. Vanguard, a Nigerian media company took it upon...
Verily all praises belong to Allah, we praise Him, we seek his help and forgiveness. We repent to him. We seek refuge in him from our evil souls and the wicked consequences of our deeds. Whomsoever Allah guides, no...
Some days ago I listened to a pastor as he preached in the Korope (minivan) I boarded as I went to work. He got my attention with his insistence that by just believing (accepting Jesus as Lord and Saviour),...
"To be, or not to be: that is the question: Whether ’tis nobler in the mind to suffer The slings and arrows of outrageous fortune Or to take arms against a sea of troubles, And by opposing end them?—To die,—to sleep,— No more; and...
  Around 4am on Friday, however, the telephone rang in my house. I picked it up. Alhaji Isa Kaita, the Minister for Education in the Northern Region was on the line; he wanted to let me know, he said, there...
Five-year-old Hanifa was abducted by her teacher on December 4. The teacher, Abdulmalik Mohammed after requesting ransom from the parents went ahead to take the life of the precious child. Conspiring with one Hashim Isyaku, little Hanifa was poisoned...
When a Muslim parent hears a child sonorously recite the Qur'ān and/or eloquently speak in Arabic, the interest to have his own child(ren) do same is usually birthed. He would consequently want his child on a similar pedestal but...
"Fireworks...hats...gifts...Santa...Church...Greek...Rome...Jesus...Janus...music...lights..." The celebration of Christmas and the New Year Festival of the Gregorian Calendar is arguably one of the most debated topics in history. Now universal, religious people, intellectuals, and historians have and continue to debate the permissibility, rationality, and...
Du'a is important in the life of a Muslim. The Servant of Allah is always in need of his Lord, hence, Du'as are made to supplicate from Him. However, Du'as are to be made correctly as established by the...

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