Category: Religion

China bans parents from giving Islamic names

Authorities in western China are prohibiting parents from naming their children Islamic names in the latest effort to dilute the influence of religion on life in the ethnic Uighur minority heartland. “Muhammad,” ”Jihad” and “Islam” …

MFM Eagles’ Assembly organizes free Medical Day

Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries (MFM) Eagles’ Assembly Zonal Headquarters, Ejigbo is organizing a one-day free medical screening and consultancy for members of the public to help them know their medical status. Over 1000 …

Nigerian Muslims join others at Mount Arafat

No fewer than three million pilgrims converged on Mount Arafat on Sunday to mark the climax of 2016 pilgrimage. A NAN correspondent covering the Hajj reported that no fewer than 62,000 Nigerians were part of …

Kano SSG celebrates Eid el-Kabir in prison

The Kano State Government has donated food items worth N2.5 million to enable prison inmates in the state celebrate Eid el-Kabir. The items comprised three cows, 14 rams, 40 bags of rice, 16 jerry-cans of …