Category: Feature Article

Jega: Bowing out at the loudest ovation

By Ibrahim Ola Balogun As Professor Attahiru Muhammad Jega gallantly bowes out on Tuesday as the 11th Chairman of Nigeria’s electoral body (Independent National Electoral Commission), most Nigerians concluded that his heroic exit will for…

Egypt’s Brotherhood calls for uprising after killings

The Muslim Brotherhood on Thursday, has warned of “serious repercussions” and has called on its supporters to “rise in revolt” after Egyptian police killed 13 of its members. Egyptian police raided an apartment in the…

Facts About Zakat

By Alhaji Femi Abbas The main problem of Zakah in the world today is in the controversy over the interpretation of Nisab (i.e. the minimum taxable amount from which Zakahis supposed to be paid) as prescribed by Prophet Muhammad (SAW)….

Al-Qaradawi urges lifting of siege on Gaza

Yousef Al-Qaradawi Chairman of the Global Union for Muslim Scholars yesterday called for lifting the Israeli siege on the Gaza Strip and hailed the participants in the Freedom Flotilla including former Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki….