Of the 12 Islamic months in the Hijri calendar, Ramadan, the ninth month, is the holiest. It’s the month when Muslims worldwide embark on a 30-day fasting period. It’s the month when Allah, the most benevolent, the most merciful, rains down mercy from high above on mankind.
Aliagan, who gave the warning in his Friday sermon in Madrasat Mohammed in Ilorin, Kwara State, said the resurgence of beliefs in family deity or family cultural beliefs “are taboos and abominations with no bearing in Islam”.
It is quite unbelievable that in this 21st century people are still talking about the repulsive and retrogressive act of killing other human beings for religious reasons. Yes, it is most unfortunate that when the rest of the world is moving on with massive infrastructural and human development, innovative and progressive laws that include expunging capital punishment from their laws, in Nigeria people are still thinking of decapitating a citizen just for singing against their religion. Is this not disgusting and shameful?
He wished Muslims in the state, Nigeria and across the world a new year filled with blessings and benevolence of the Almighty Allah.
The union in a statement by its Chairman, Ademola Babalola, and Secretary, Sola Oladapo, on Thursday also admonished Muslim faithful to celebrate the Eid-el-Kabir with moderation, praying Allah to bless their daily activities.
He stated this when he led a delegation on a humanitarian visit on Abdur-Rahman Balogun, President, Muslim Media Practitioners of Nigeria, who just recovered from the sickness in Abuja.
AbdulRazaq said this in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary Rafiu Ajakaye on Friday.
The Chief Missioner, Nasru-lahi-l-Fatih Society, Imam Abdul-Azeez Onike, says men and women are equal in the sight of Allah and are expected to perform all acts of worship and faith.
President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Nigerian pilgrims to use the hajj exercise to improve on their relationship with their creator and discharge their duties as responsible citizens.
All Progressives Party leader in Zamfara, Alhaji Ahmed Sani, has promised to support the Peoples Democratic Party-led administration in the state.
Dear President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, Ramadan Kareem. May Almighty Allah guide and be with you, especially at this time with the affairs of our nation Nigeria.
The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Prince Uche Secondus, has asked Nigerian Muslims to use the solemn period of Sallah to pray for the almighty God to send a rescuer to save Nigeria from her current precarious situation.
In the name of almighty Allah, the most Benevolent, the most Merciful, I salute you all and welcome you to this occasion. May He continue to show us the way and lead us to the right way. Aamin.
Similar experience was made public last year when a female undergraduate of the University of Ibadan saw an inscription of Allah in a piece of meat she bought and boiled