WORKFREE FRIDAY : MURIC lauds Benue govt, charges other Northern Govs, legislators to leverage on directive

Nigerian Islamic human rights organization, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), which has been in the forefront of the campaign for a workfree Friday, has welcomed the three-month moratorium Benue state government granted civil servants in the stare. MURIC described it as a half measure and a temporary relief for workers in Benue State. In addition, the group called on Northern governors and legislators to leverage on the directive by declaring workfree Friday throughout the year. MURIC’s observation came on Monday, 23rd November, 2020 through its director, Professor Ishaq Akintola. According…

FRIDAY SERMON : How Islam Addressed The Problem Of Poverty And Unemployment By Imam Murtadha Gusau

In the name of Allah, the Most Merciful, the Grantor of Mercy All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of the Worlds. I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allah, and that Muhammad (Peace be upon him) is His servant and Messenger. Dear brothers and sisters, first of all, you should know that the subject of poverty and unemployment is a long one, and many books and researches were published in its regard, hence it is not possible to discuss this matter in details here. However,…

[Friday Sermon] Please Let’s Live With Our Wives In Kindness By Imam Murtadha Gusau

In the Name of Allah, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful All praise is due to Allah, the Lord of the Worlds. Peace and blessing be upon whom Allah sent as a mercy to the Worlds, Prophet Muhammad, upon his Family, his Companions and his Brothers till the Day of Resurrection. Dear brothers and sisters, in Islam, Allah Almighty instructs men to be nice to their wives and to treat them well to the best of their ability. He the Most High said: “…And live with them in kindness…” [Qur’an,…

Friday Sermon: To The Enemies Of The Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him) And Their Supporters! By Imam Murtadha Gusau

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious and Most Merciful All praise belongs to Allah. May the peace and blessings of Allah be upon His Final Messenger, Muhammad (Peace be upon him), his family and his companions. Dear brothers and sisters, it is important for us as Muslims to be aware of what is happening to Muslims not only locally but also around the world – both near and far. Muslims are one body, and our strength comes from our unity. Al-Nu’man Ibn Bashir reported that: The Messenger of…

Society is the reflection of people living in it, says Abu Jabir

By Maryam Kehinde Abdulazeez A Muslim scholar has called for a better leadership transformation in Nigeria, stated that it remained the only way by which the country can progress and achieved it desired goals.  Abu Jabir Abdullah also known as PEN ABDUL, made this call while featuring as a guest speaker on an Islamic weekly program tagged “TALK ISLAM” on Jordan 93.9 FM Abuja, today.  While expounding on the topic: “You are all Leaders – Transforming Youths into future Leaders” pen Abdul stated that leadership is all about trust (Amana)…

EMULATE THE VIRTUES OF THE NOBLE PROPHET MUHAMMAD

Today the 12th of Rabi’ul-Awwal, 1442H (29th October, 2020) is declared a public holiday in Nigeria and many nations of the world as a mark of respect for the Noble Prophet Muhammad, SAW, and in acknowledgment of the virtues he demonstrated during his life.   *PUBLIC LIFE Prior to the emergence of the Prophet Muhammad as a Messenger of God and a Statesman the entire Arabian Peninsula was engulfed in darkness. Leaders were very tyrannical and the whole society was bereft of proper direction. There was a dire need for…

Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him): The Greatest Leader Of All Times By Imam Murtadha Gusau

In the Name of Allah, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful All praise is due to Allah, the Lord of the Worlds. Peace and blessing be upon whom Allah sent as a mercy to the Worlds, upon his Family, his Companions and his Brothers till the Day of Resurrection. Dear brothers and sisters, know that, traits of leaders are very essential for the effectiveness of leadership and without having required traits there would be no influence on the followers and without proper influence leaders cannot attain the predetermined goals. Although…

#ENDSARS: MURIC commiserates with Media

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has expressed sympathy with owners of The Nation newspaper, TVC, LTV and the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ). Some media houses were looted in the melee which occurred during the ongoing #EndSARS saga, notably The Nation and Television Continental (TVC) which were looted on Wednesday, 21st October, 2020 MURIC’s message to the media came via a press statement issued by its Director and Founder, Professor Ishaq Akintola, on Saturday, 24th October, 2020. The statement reads: “We have confirmed reports of attacks on some media houses.…

DANGEROUS TREND OF ENDSARS PROTESTS

The attention of Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), has been drawn to a dangerous trend recklessly emerging in certain parts of the South-East and South-South of Nigeria with unbridled impunity. From reliable information reaching the apex body of Nigerian Muslim Ummah, the current mass protests embarked upon by Nigerian youths across the country, seems to have assumed a dangerous religious posture as Mosques and Muslim worshippers are now the targets of protesters’ violence in those parts of the country. For instance, The Central Mosque of Orlu, in Imo…

Federal Reserve is controlled by Gog and Magog,says Animashaun

By Maryam Kehinde Abdulazeez . A Muslim scholar and security expert has urged Nigerians to return to their creator (Allah) because solutions to  National problems lie with Him alone. Ustaz Abdurasaq Animashaun, The Chairman/CEO Maxo Security Ltd stated this during an Islamic weekly program tagged “TALK ISLAM” on Jordan 93.9 FM Abuja, where he was invited as a special guest. Animashaun while expounding on the topic of the discussion ” A MODERN AND NEW EXPLANATION OF YAJUJ & MAJUJ (GOG & MAGOG)” said, Gog & Magog are descendants of Adam…