Religion and spirituality have inspired people around the world to construct elaborate, impressive structures for thousands of years. While a wide variety of holy sites can be found across the world, with each of them possessing their own merits, mosques often make an especially powerful statement.
The first private Islamic university in northeastern Nigeria is currently under construction in Borno state. The multi-million dollar project is being co-sponsored by the Saudi royal kingdom in collaboration with prominent billionaire Alhaji Mohammed Monguno. The first Islamic university is expected to accommodate thousands of students in various fields of study.
Major Hamza Al-Mustapha, a former Chief Security Officer to the late military Head of State, Gen Sani Abacha has revealed how the late head of state died. Al-Mustapha revealed that Gen Abacha did not die after eating an apple from one of his concubines as it was widely believed.
Major Hamza Al-Mustapha, a former Chief Security Officer of Gen Sani Abacha, the late Head of State, has described how his former boss died. According to Al-Mustapha, Abacha did not die after eating an apple given to him by his concubines, as it has been generally claimed.
Angry mob has reportedly beat a 40-year-old suspected robbery to death in Jigawa state. The Jigawa state police command disclosed that the suspect was identified as Hassan Sale. The incident occurred at the Chandan village in Birninkudu Local Government Area of Jigawa state. The suspect was caught as he was trying to break into a provision store on Sunday.
Odion Ighalo flew her mum out of Nigeria for the first time since he joined UAE Club, Al Shabab. Ighalo joined Al-Shabab after his loan deal expired with Premier League club, Manchester United. Ighalo didn't hit the ground running as Ole Solksjaer doesn't seem to trust the Nigerian striker.
In the Quran, Muslims are commanded to gather in the mosque to observe the compulsory congregational prayers. The command is evident in the verse of the Holy Quran which reads, "O you who have believed, when [the adhan] is called for the prayer on the day of Jumu'ah [Friday], then proceed to the remembrance of Allah and leave trade.
PSG 'make contact with Ronaldo over a possible summer switch' Paris Saint-Germain have contacted Cristiano Ronaldo's camp over a possible summer move away from Juventus, according to reports in Spain. The 36-year-old is believed to be open to leaving the Serie A giants this season having received criticism from some quarters for their underwhelming campaign, which nevertheless saw them lift the Coppa Italia and Italian Super Cup.
Nnamdi Kanu who is the leader of the Indigenous people of Biafra is under fire for revealing that he met Mohammed Yusuf's son who is identified as Abu Musab al-Barnawi. The video of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra was shared on social media by Jack Obinyan.
The Chief security officer to the former head of state, Major Hamza Al Mustapha, has narrated the cause of the death of the former head of state, late General Sanni Abacha. The Chief security officer said that his boss did not die after he ate an apple that was given to him by a prostitute but he died after he shook hands with one of the security personnel to the president of Palestine, Yasser Arafat.
More leagues across the world are winding down after a hectic but eventful season. On Sunday, the final set of games were played in the Saudi Arabia Pro League and a former Nigeria international Odion Ighalo was in action for his club, Al Shabab. The 31-year old ended the season on a high as he scored twice in his club’s 3-0 trouncing of Al Wehda.
There are different kind of names in the world that can be given to a child when he/she is born but each name has its unique meaning attached to it. A name is a set of the word that is given to a person, an animal, a place and a thing.
Nigerian star Odion Jude Ighalo continues his impressive goal scoring form for Al Shabab football club of Saudi Arabia on Sunday evening, as he netted a brace in his team's 3-0 home victory over Al-Wehda FC, in the week 30th of the Saudi Arabian Pro League. The former Manchester United football club of England star who has been scoring goals for fun in recent weeks was given another starting role by coach Carlos Inarejos, and he was able to net a brace again in his team's deserved victory.
Former Abia Warriors Striker, Ndifreke Effiong, was the hero for his Libyan based outfit, Al Ahly Benghazi, as the Super Eagles utility player scored the only goal to hand them an all important win away from home. Since joining the Libyan side, the former Akwa United man has given a quick impact as he showed off lots of class within 15mins played in his debut game before netting the club wining goal against Al-Anwar earlier today.
Hamas, an acronym for Harakat al-Muqawamah al-Islamiyyah is a terrorist Palestinian group in the Gaza strip that is determined to see the destruction of Israel and the establishment of an independent Palestinian state. It was founded in 1987 by members of the Muslim brotherhood and defectors of the defunct PLO quickly became popular with a wide fanbase.
Good day Chelsea fans, here is the latest transfer news concerning your club. Chelsea eye Traore move According to reports, Chelsea are keen on signing Wolves winger, Adama Traore this summer. Thomas Tuchel wants to add the player to his squad as he believes he can be used as right-wing-back and also in the final third.
Former Super Eagles of Nigeria star Odion Jude Ighalo has won Al-Shabab football club of Saudi Arabia Player of the month of May award, following his impressive performance for the club last month. The former Manchester United football club of England star was nominated for the award by the club, after his outstanding performance for the team in the month of may.
1. Boko Haram's Boko Haram is a militant Islamist group active in Nigeria's northeast. Boko Haram has been notorious for its ruthlessness; since the insurgency began in 2009, the group has killed tens of thousands of people, displaced 2.3 million people, and was once the world's deadliest terror group, according to the Global Terrorism Index.
The Network For Good Governance (NGG) political group have adviced Nigerians to support Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Al-Mustapha for the yard 2023 presidency in a bid to salvage the countries economy. Dr Philemon Ibrahim Gora, the international director of NGG recently issued a statement, which he revealed that the group had made the decision over the weekend at a meeting they had in Kaduna state.
It is well known and understood that Islam is a holistic system that impacts all areas of a person’s life.We hear this a lot but many times it is difficult to know exactly what it means and how it plays out in our lives.On this topic Imam Hasan al-Banna has a beautiful, terse, but dense statement.