• Shocking! See What Happened to a Muslim Man for Smoking During Ramadan (Photo+Video)

    Shocking! See What Happened to a Muslim Man for Smoking During Ramadan (Photo+Video)

    Now matter where he is, one man will never dare smoke again during Ramadan after what happened to him the last time he dared.

    According to reports, this is the shocking moment a passer-by approaches 23-year-old Gökay Çetin, smoking outside his work during ramadan and brutally knocked him out.

    The assailant briefly argues with Cetin, before hitting him with a powerful right hook that knocks out the shop worker before he hits the ground.

    Cetin’s limp body slumps against the car behind him […]

  • Bauchi governor pardons 146 prisoners at Ramadan

    Bauchi governor pardons 146 prisoners at Ramadan

    Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State has released 146 prison inmates to mark the maiden act of the state’s Advisory Council on Prerogative of Mercy.

    Ibrahim Umar, Bauchi State’s Attorney-General and Commissioner for justice, disclosed this on Thursday when the committee paid a visit to Bauchi Prison.

    He said that on June 21, 2016, the governor, out of his benevolence, signed for the immediate release of the inmates who were qualified, based on the recommendations of the Advisory Council on the Prerogative […]

  • Buhari hosts Abuja Imams and selected Individuals to Ramadan dinner

    Buhari hosts Abuja Imams and selected Individuals to Ramadan dinner

    President Buhari hosted a cross section of Abuja Imams and selected Individuals to breaking of Ramadan fast at his Residence in Abuja yesterday evening.

    President Buhari hosted a cross section of Abuja Imams and selected Individuals to breaking of Ramadan fast at his Residence in Abuja yesterday

  • Check out this man’s happy smile after he got a bag of rice for Ramadan in Borno (photos)

    Check out this man’s happy smile after he got a bag of rice for Ramadan in Borno (photos)

    Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima distributed rice and maize grits to needy families in the state for Ramadan.

    The distribution which begun on Sunday is Chaired by Senator representing Borno Central, Sen. Babakaka Bashir Garbai and is expected to cover 30,000 households in Maiduguri and

  • Governor Tambuwal approves N228m for Ramadan Feeding Programme in Sokoto

    Governor Tambuwal approves N228m for Ramadan Feeding Programme in Sokoto

    Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, The Sokoto State Governor has approved the sum of N228 million for the 2016 Ramadan feeding programme in the state.

    This was contained in a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary Political Affairs, Alhaji Malami Ladan, a copy of which was made available to journalists in Sokoto at the weekend.

    According to the statement, the number of Ramadan feeding centres had been increased from 74 to 93 to cater for more people. It stated that the aim of the Ramadan […]

  • Ramadan: Muslim Faithfuls to Sight Crescent by Sunset, June 5 – NASRDA

    Ramadan: Muslim Faithfuls to Sight Crescent by Sunset, June 5 – NASRDA

    According to reports, the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) said yesterday that the Crescent of this year’s Ramadan is expected to appear around sunset on Sunday, June 5, 2016.

    Muslims all over the country are required to commence the Ramadan after the crescent of Ramadan, the ninth lunar month, must have been sighted by at least one trustworthy Muslim. This means that if the crescent is sighted on the sunset of June 5, this year’s Ramadan fast will start […]

  • CAN, Catholic Bishop Congratulate Muslims At  Eid-el-Fitri

    CAN, Catholic Bishop Congratulate Muslims At Eid-el-Fitri

    The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, and the Catholic Archbishop of Lagos also congratulated Nigerian Muslims and their counterparts worldwide for successfully completing this year’s Ramadan fast.

    They called on the Muslims in the country to utlilize the spiritual significance of the ninth month of the Islamic calendar and the gains of Ramadan which is also regarded as one of the five pillars of Islam to pray for a speedy end to the incessant terrorist attacks on innocent Nigerians across the […]

  • Sultan Of Sokoto Congratulates Muslims

    Sultan Of Sokoto Congratulates Muslims

    The Sultan of Sokoto, who is also President-General of the Jama’atu Nasril Islam (JNI), Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III, has congratulated Muslims across the country and enjoined them to reflect on the inherent lessons embedded in fasting which include faith, sincerity, sacrifice, humility, compassion, giving, piety, and commitment.

    The sultan, in a statement signed by the JNI Secretary General, Dr. Khalid Abubakar Aliyu said: ”The JNI under the leadership of His Eminence, the Sultan of Sokoto uses this medium to once […]

  • Abuja Chief Imam Cancels Special Ramadan Prayer In Nat.Mosque

    Abuja Chief Imam Cancels Special Ramadan Prayer In Nat.Mosque

    The Chief Imam,Sheikh Muhammad Khalid,of Apo Legislator’s Quarter’s Jumat Mosque has cancelled the special i’tikaaf prayer normally observed by Muslims during the last 10 days of Ramadan in that Mosque.

    I’tikaaf is a special prayer offered my Muslims during the last 10 days of Ramadan.

    During that period, a Muslim is required to retire to the Mosque and remain in seclusion solely with the intention of offering prayers and supplication to Allah.

    Khalid announced the cancellation of the prayer in an interview in […]

  • Ramadan -7 Hadiths on fasting

    Ramadan -7 Hadiths on fasting

    Following is a collection of hadith that reveal the status of the blessed month, its merits, rewards and special offers, as well as the Prophet’s example in Ramadan.

    When Ramadan enters, the gates of Paradise are opened, the gates of Hellfire are closed and the devils are chained. (Al-Bukhari and Muslim)

    Fasting is a shield; so when one of you is fasting he should neither indulge in obscene language nor should he raise his voice in anger. If someone attacks him or […]

  • I Will Not Respond To Any Critics During Ramadan,Ben Murray Insists

    I Will Not Respond To Any Critics During Ramadan,Ben Murray Insists

    The lawmaker representing Bayelsa East Senatorial District, Senator Ben Murray Bruce, has said that in the spirit of the month of Ramadan observed by Muslim faithfuls, he will not respond to critics over his decision to donate half of his wardrobe allowance to the unpaid workers in Osun state.
    “I’ll take whatever attacks come my way but nothing & nobody can dissuade me from doing what my conscience directs in helping my fellow man.

    The month of Ramadan is here. Many unpaid […]