Sallah: FG declares Thursday, Friday public holidays

The Federal Government has declared Thursday, July 30 and Friday, July 31 as public holidays to mark this year’s Eid-el-Kabir. Minister of Interior Rauf Aregbesola announced this in a statement on Tuesday signed by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior Georgina Ehuriah. Aregbesola congratulated Muslim faithful and all Nigerians both at home and abroad onContinue reading “Sallah: FG declares Thursday, Friday public holidays”

Lagos Bans Religious Gathering Of Over 50 Worshippers

The Lagos state government, in agreement with religious leaders, has banned all religious congregational service involving over 50 worshippers. This was part of the communique read by the commissioner for Home Affairs, Prince Anofiu Elegushi, after a meeting with religious leaders in the state at the Bagauda Kaltho Press Centre, Alausa on Wednesday. Present atContinue reading “Lagos Bans Religious Gathering Of Over 50 Worshippers”

WAEC Data Capturing Software Is Anti-Islam –MURIC

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), on Monday, accused the West African Examination Council (WAEC) of using an anti-islamic software for data capturing during registration. In a statement signed by the group’s Director, Prof. Ishaq Akintola, MURIC complained that that its office has been inundated with reports from Muslim students, their teachers and parents that theContinue reading “WAEC Data Capturing Software Is Anti-Islam –MURIC”


It was one cool evening, Motunrayo tied her wrapper firmly around her waist with Bible, jotter and a pen on her right hand she headed to the backyard to study for an hour knowing that her husband Tope wouldn’t return from work until about 2 hours later. She was deeply engrossed in the study andContinue reading ““AM CLOSE TO THE HOUSE””

How I Met Christ – Sheik Elmarouf Owolabi

Sheik Elmarouf Okiki-Jesu Owolabi is a testimony of God’s faithfulness. A Muslim for over 40 years, Owolobi became born again in 1987 after several encounters with Jesus; although he cuts the picture of somebody who has just caught the fire of the Holy Spirit. He runs a unique ministry and seems to be more atContinue reading “How I Met Christ – Sheik Elmarouf Owolabi”