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MILITARY

Those Turkish President Called Terrorists Are Building Schools, Hospitals, Helping Nigerians- MURIC

A well Nigerian Islamic cleric and the director of Muslim Right Concern, MURIC, Ishaq Akintola, has urged the Buhari led government to ignore the allegation that was made by the Turkish President President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan. It should be recalled that the Turkish President, Tayyip Erdogan, told the Nigerian media that Turkish Terrorist organisations is trying to remove President Buhari from office.

  10 months ago ago
Those Turkish President Called Terrorists Are Building Schools, Hospitals, Helping Nigerians- MURIC

MILITARY

Can Ishaq Akintola Still Support The Taliban After Recent Airport Bombing In Afghanistan?

After a war that lasted about 20 years following the events of the 9/11 attacks by the Taliban on America, we saw the eventual decline of US occupation of Afghanistan and the eventual takeover of the government by the Islamic fundamentalists. The new Islamic government has since been met with both support and criticism from the international community, of which Nigerians have been a part.

  11 months ago ago
Can Ishaq Akintola Still Support The Taliban After Recent Airport Bombing In Afghanistan?

POLITICS

2023: One Reason Why MURIC said Muslims Will not Support a Christian Presidential Candidate

As the 2023 General Election gathers momentum, the Muslim Right Concern (MURIC) has restated it's preference for a Presidential Candidate from the Muslim Yoruba stock. Professor Ishaq Akintola Photo Credit: Vanguard According to the Director of the Religion Organization, Professor Ishaq Akintola, "Any party that picks a Yoruba Christian as it's 2023 Presidential Candidate 'll lose the support of Muslims, No Political party should tell us that they cannot find a competent Yoruba Muslim", Akintola Said.

  9 months ago ago
2023: One Reason Why MURIC said Muslims Will not Support a Christian Presidential Candidate

MILITARY

Opinion: Ishaq Akintola May Be Disappointed By The New Military Position On Repentant Terrorists

Following the surrender of 1081 repentant Boko Haram terrorists some time ago, it was reported by media outlets that they would be handed over by the military to the appropriate government agencies. Military spokesman, Brigade General Onyema Nwachukwu, had mentioned Operation Safe Corridor in his statement, prompting people to assume that this is where the terrorists would be sent.

  11 months ago ago
Opinion: Ishaq Akintola May Be Disappointed By The New Military Position On Repentant Terrorists

MILITARY

Should Taliban Fighters Be Allowed To Settle Down As Opined By An Islamic Group, MURIC?

Following the taking over of Afghanistan by the Taliban, several events have unfolded in the country. Recently, a popular Islamic group in Nigeria has advocated allowing Taliban fighters to settle down in Afghanistan. The Islamic rights group, MURIC, opined that the new Taliban government should be allowed to settle down due to its various promises to recognise the rights of Afghanistan citizens.

  11 months ago ago
Should Taliban Fighters Be Allowed To Settle Down As Opined By An Islamic Group, MURIC?

MILITARY

Today's Headlines:Taliban Must Be Allowed To Settle Down-MURIC, Army Speaks On Recruiting Terrorists

Taliban Fighters Must Be Allowed To Settle Down -MURIC Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters ANigerian Islamic rights group, Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), has called on the public to ignore all forms of ongoing anti-Taliban propaganda emanating from the American government. MURIC accused the American government of carrying rumours that the new Taliban government in the country would embark on a mass execution of citizens of Afghanistan that stay behind after the airlifting process.

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines:Taliban Must Be Allowed To Settle Down-MURIC, Army Speaks On Recruiting Terrorists

POLITICS

Today's Headlines:MURIC Insists On Yoruba Muslim, Lists Candidates;Ogun Monarch Cautions Gov Abiodun

2023 Presidency: MURIC Insists On Yoruba Muslim, Lists Candidates The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has insisted on a presidential candidate from the Yoruba Muslim, ahead of the 2023 politicking. MURIC Director, Prof. Ishaq Akintola, on Monday in a statement argued that no Yoruba Muslim has ever occupied Aso Rock either as a president or vice president since independent in 1960 whereas three Yoruba Christians have occupied the position.

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headlines:MURIC Insists On Yoruba Muslim, Lists Candidates;Ogun Monarch Cautions Gov Abiodun

POLITICS

2023 Presidency : Why MURIC Is Wrong On Insisting On A Yoruba Muslim Presidential Candidate

The Muslim Right Concern (MURIC) has insisted that political parties in Nigeria should field Yoruba Muslims as their presidential candidates. The statement was made by MURIC Director, Professor Ishaq Akintola yesterday. The outspoken Muslim Rights Activist stated that no Yoruba Muslim has ever occupied Aso Rock either as a President or Vice President since Nigeria's independence in 1960.

  9 months ago ago
2023 Presidency : Why MURIC Is Wrong On Insisting On A Yoruba Muslim Presidential Candidate

POLITICS

Muric's Agitation For A Southwest Muslim President Can help Tinubu's Presidential Ambition In 2023

Vanguard reports that "The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), has reaffirmed its preference for a presidential candidate from the Yoruba Muslim stock, arguing that no Yoruba Muslim from the South West has occupied Aso Rock either as a president or vice president since independence in 1960 whereas three Yoruba Christians have enjoyed that luxury."

  9 months ago ago
Muric's Agitation For A Southwest Muslim President Can help Tinubu's Presidential Ambition In 2023

EDUCATION

Why South West Governors Should Consider MURIC Calls for Arabic and Islamic Studies in Schools

The Muslim Right Council (MURIC) has called on the South West governments to revisit the education policy of the region in order to accommodate teaching of Arabic Langauge and Islamic Studies at the Primary and Secondary Schools in the region. The Director of MURIC, Prof. Ishaq Akintola of the Department of Arabic and Islamic Studies, Lagos State University (LASU) made the call in a statement he signed and made available to journalists on Saturday.

  10 months ago ago
Why South West Governors Should Consider MURIC Calls for Arabic and Islamic Studies in Schools

EDUCATION

2 Vital Things MURIC Said That Could Justify The Severe Punishment Of The Madrasa Students

Concerning the disturbing video clip that is currently circulating online showing how some Islamic (madrasa) students were seen being brutalized by their seniors under the command of their Alfa, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has come out to speak on the development as series of mixed reactions have been trailing the video lately.

  10 months ago ago
2 Vital Things MURIC Said That Could Justify The Severe Punishment Of The Madrasa Students

SOCIETY

Jos killings: MURIC demands compensation for victims

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), has adviced the Plateau State government on how to handle the killing of 22 muslims. This is contained in a statement released by the group. According to the statement signed by it's director, Prof. Ishaq Akintola, Governor Simon Lalong's apology is not enough.

  11 months ago ago
Jos killings: MURIC demands compensation for victims

MILITARY

Boko Haram Rehabilitation: Borno State Government Should Be Assisted- Prof. Ishaq Akintola

The Muslim Right Concern (MURIC) has enjoined both the Federal government, groups and individuals to assist the Borno state governor, professor Babagana Zulum, in his effort to rehabilitate repentant Boko Haram insurgents and ISWAP fighters. According to Professor Ishaq Akintola, the Director of Muslim Right Concern(MURIC), the federal government, individuals, groups and the Nigerian Army should help the state governor in resettling the repentant fighters.

  1 year ago ago
Boko Haram Rehabilitation: Borno State Government Should Be Assisted- Prof. Ishaq Akintola

POLITICS

'Stop Arresting Your Critics' - Islamic Group Cautions Turkey President Ahead Of Nigeria Visit

A Nigeria-based Islamic group, Muslim Rights Concerned (MURIC) has cautioned Turkey President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan over the alleged prosecution of opposition leaders and critics in his native country, Turkey. The warning was issued by the group ahead of Erdogan's visit to Nigeria on Monday, October 18.

  10 months ago ago
'Stop Arresting Your Critics' - Islamic Group Cautions Turkey President Ahead Of Nigeria Visit

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: FFK's Defection Will Promote A United Nigeria-MURIC, Another Protest Begins In Ogun Over Unpaid Gratuity

Fani-Kayode’s defection’ll promote a united Nigeria — MURIC An Islamic human rights organisation, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), has said Nigerians stand to gain more following Femi Fani-Kayode’s defection to the All Progressives Congress, APC. In a statement issued on Sunday, by MURIC’s Director and founder, Professor Ishaq Akintola, he said “although a tornado of criticism has greeted FFK’s action, MURIC would not join those who looked at the issue from one angle only, but will reflect deep and far to enable it to see the precious treasure hidden behind the hard stones.”

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: FFK's Defection Will Promote A United Nigeria-MURIC, Another Protest Begins In Ogun Over Unpaid Gratuity

POLITICS

2023 Presidency: 'Yoruba Muslims Won't Vote For You' - MURIC Tells Christian Candidates

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.

  9 months ago ago
2023 Presidency: 'Yoruba Muslims Won't Vote For You' - MURIC Tells Christian Candidates

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Muslim Students Deserved Punishment- MURIC; ASUP Threatens Strike.

Muslim Students Deserved Punishment- MURIC. The Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC, has called on Muslims in Kwara State and the general public to desist from jumping to conclusions on the viral video in which students of an Arabic school were severely beaten. Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria

  10 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Muslim Students Deserved Punishment- MURIC; ASUP Threatens Strike.

JUSTICE

Opinion: The reaction by Muslim Rights Concern on the murder of Sowore's brother is commendable

The reaction by a popular Islamic group known as the Muslim Rights Concern, regarding the gruesome murder of Felix Olajide Sowore, the younger brother to popular Nigerian activist, Omoyele Sowore, is quite commendable. The report has it that Felix Sowore was reportedly murdered by suspected kidnappers in Edo State on Saturday morning.

  11 months ago ago
Opinion: The reaction by Muslim Rights Concern on the murder of Sowore's brother is commendable

JUSTICE

MURIC Slams Critics Of Cleric Who Ordered The Flogging Of His Students In Kwara

An Islamic group known as the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has slammed Nigerians for criticizing a cleric who was recently seen ordering the brutal flogging of some errant students in a school in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital. Recall that video footage showing male and female students being mercilessly beaten by some senior students at the order of their teacher surfaced online over the weekend.

  10 months ago ago
MURIC Slams Critics Of Cleric Who Ordered The Flogging Of His Students In Kwara

EDUCATION

The People Condemning The Flogging Of Madrasa Students Are Encouraging Them To Join BBNaija – MURIC

Following the viral video that was released on social media not quite long about some madrassa students that were flogged in Kwara state, the director of the Muslim Right Concern has said that those who are condemning the flogging of madrasa students are encouraging them to go for the popular Tv show game, Big Brother Naija.

  10 months ago ago
The People Condemning The Flogging Of Madrasa Students Are Encouraging Them To Join BBNaija – MURIC