Similar to how Christians love him and adore him, Jesus is also one of the most loved prophets in Islam, and Allah tells us many stories about the miracles that he performed in the Quran. Even Mary, the mother of Jesus, was the only person who was mentioned by the name in the Quran, and this proves how deeply Allah loved Jesus and his mother.
Religion has been an integral part of the way of life of many Africans and is still very much important in the African society today. Many people follow different religious practices from Christianity to Islam and even other indigenous African religions. The African society sees religion as a very important practice in life, however, the excessive importance people place on their religion has caused a lot of terror around the world through religious clashes.
Islam enjoys a dominant presence in the Horn of Africa, much of West Africa, North Africa, and the Swahili Coast. The religion has however been met with resistance and criticisms in some nations of Sub-Saharan Africa. 1. Mauritania Mauritania established itself as the Islamic Republic after it gained sovereignty in 1960.
Generally in Nigeria, every person has a right to share his property in the manner and way he likes, and to whoever he chooses during his lifetime. However, when he dies, there are limits on that freedom by certain laws in some states in the country when such individual has made a will concerning how his estate should be shared.
Fajr prayer can be difficult and burdensome however, there are some virtues that we fail to realise, in this article, I will analyse some of the merits of this blessed prayer, Fajr as documented in the Qur’an and Sunnah In’sha’Allah 1) Oath by Fajr
1. Ahmadiyya is an Islamic sect founded by Mirza Ghulam Ahmad. Ahmadis believe that science is the study of the acts of God and religion is the study of the word of God and the two cannot possibly contradict each other. They believe that Adam, the prophet, was simply the first Prophet and not the first human on earth.
A Northern man by the name of Akilu Haruna has proven that there are still a lot of good people in this world. He demonstrated true human kindness and empathy when a group of passengers he carried in his tricycle forgot a bag containing half a million naira among other things.
We know a lot about the inventions and discoveries of Western scientists and researchers, bud did you know we also owe a lot to Islamic civilization? For nearly 1,000 years - from the 8th to the 16th centuries - Islamic civilization underwent what is now known as the Islamic Golden Age.
A report reaching us from Punch Newspaper has confirmed the attack on a mosque by armed bandits. The report revealed that the incident happened in Maza-Kuka community of Mashegu local government area of Niger State. A source revealed that the attackers stormed the community on motorcycles and went straight to the mosque while their victims were having their morning prayer killing about 18 persons and injuring several others in the process.
The Prophet Muhammad created an entire religion by himself and brought it into fame and glory, spreading it across the Arabian countries and to parts of North Africa. This is a commendable move, a very exciting thing that a man who came up from nothing in a small town could grow to such a level.
Photo Used For Illustrative Purpose The religious institution can play a major role in ensuring peace and stability in the country because a majority of the citizens listen to their spiritual leaders. Nigeria is a big country with three main religions namely; Islam, Christianity, and traditional religions.
1. The 'Station of Abraham' is a small square stone associated with prophet Ibrahim (Abraham), Ismail (Ishmael) and their building of the Kaaba in what is now the Great Mosque of Mecca in the Hejazi region of Saudi Arabia. According to Islamic tradition, the imprint on the stone came from Abraham's feet.
1. Don't rush in the hope of being able to pray. The Prophet Muhammad related a hadith in which it is stated that whomever prays hastily with the hope of praying, then his request will not be answered. As a result, every Muslim who prays should not be in a hurry to have their prayers answered.
Mohammed Salah of Liverpool is one of the most prolific football forwards in the world. He is known for his special goal celebration in which he usually demonstrate something that look like the Muslim act of worship. Mohammed Salah always go down in what is called sujud in Islam whenever he scores a goal.
A beard is the hair that grows on some areas of the human face; the jaw, chin, cheeks, the upper lips and the lower lips. Beards are natural features that grows largely on males, either those attaining the age of puberty or adults. Although their are several reasons why people grow beards these days; fashion, culture, and so on.
From today just 11 days to end this month of October and 71 days to end this year 2021, I pray for you that one week and 3 days that remain for you to end this month shall give your life new decorations that will surprise you and everyone around you to the extent that they will be questioning you that how are you able to get it done to be at the level.
Prayers are a stronghold for every Muslim, and they are an important element of worship, nothing is more important in Allah's (S.W.A) eyes than prayers, every success and blessing is obtained via prayer, it also cures despair, tension, and tragedy. Here are some of the most powerful and unique prayers for obtaining goodness in this life and the next.
Read Jonah Chapters 1, 2, 3 and 4. God will not run after anyone before He can apprehend one, He is the Omnipotent Omnipresent and Omniscience God, He doesn't have to chase one before He arrests one, infact, there is no hiding place before Him, He sees and knows every secret and hiding places.
African traditional religions were the main religions in the region. Arab merchants introduced Islam to West Africa around the ninth century through North Africa from the Middle East. Photo Credit: Whichgodsaves.com Starting from the fifteenth century, Christianity was introduced as a harbinger of colonialism and as an agent of monotheism, westernization, and education.
An Islamic group in Nigeria known as the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has told presidential candidates who are Christians not to expect any votes from Yoruba Muslims in the 2023 elections, adding that any political party that does not pick a Muslim as their flag bearer does so at their own peril.