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FGM: Death at the Hands of Culture, Not Religion

More than 125 million girls and women alive today have been cut in the 29 countries. This number excludes the countless numbers who die during the procedure. The practice is…

Ahmadiyya Head calls on Chief Imam

Source:Ghana Web The Ameer and Missionary-In-Charge of the Ahmadiyya Muslim community in Ghana, Alhaj Maulvi Mohammed Bin Salih, has reiterated the commitment of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission to rally fully…

Nigeria: Shun Selfishness – Muslim Community Tells Politicians

Source: allafrica.com By Chinyere Abiaziem Lagos — Disturbed by the state of the nation especially as the 2015 elections, are getting closer, the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at Communty has called on Nigerians,…

Tunisian wins Muslim beauty pageant, calls for free Palestine

AFP | Nov 22, 2014, 06.42AM IST Computer scientist Fatma Ben Guefrache was announced the winner and received a prize which includes a gold watch, a gold dinar, and mini pilgrimage to Mecca. PRAMBANAN: A Tunisian…

Kenya bus attack: Al-Shabab ‘wants religious war’

BBC News: The slaughter of 28 people on a bus in Kenya is a bid to start a religious war, a senior adviser to President Uhuru Kenyatta has told the…

Tunisia holds first post-revolution presidential poll

BBC News: Tunisians are voting in the country’s first presidential election since the 2011 “Arab Spring” that triggered uprisings across the region. More than 25 candidates are in the race,…

Islamist militants hijack bus in Kenya at dawn, killing dozens

Source: CNN (CNN) — Islamist militants ambushed a bus in Kenya on Saturday and sprayed bullets on those who failed to recite Quran verses, killing at least 28 people, authorities…

Zimbabwe stampede after Kwekwe church service

Source: BBC Eleven people have been killed in a stampede after a religious service in a stadium in Zimbabwe, police say. Four people died in the stadium in the central…

The ‘Caliphate’s’ Colonies: Islamic State’s Gradual Expansion into North Africa

By Mirco Keilberth, Juliane von Mittelstaedt and Christoph Reuter Chaos, disillusionment and oppression provide the perfect conditions for Islamic State. Currently, the Islamist extremists are expanding from Syria and Iraq…

Ghana: Ameer of Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission Visits Eastern Region

Source: allafrica.com Newly appointed Ameer and Missionary in charge of Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission, Ghana, Maulvi Alhaji Mohammed Bin Salih has visited the Eastern Region to officially meet members and interact with…

Rally for woman stripped naked

Source: CNN (CNN) — Kenyans took to the streets of Nairobi on Monday to send a message to men: Stop attacking women because of the way they dress. The protests…

Almost 36m people live in modern slavery – report

India has the highest number of people enslaved, according to the report Continue reading the main story in BBC Related Stories New index exposes slavery worldwide US reveals ‘modern slavery’…

Nigeria army ‘retakes Chibok’ from Boko Haram

BBC News: The Nigerian army says it has recaptured the north-eastern town of Chibok, which was seized by Boko Haram militants on Thursday. Boko Haram fighters kidnapped more than 200…

Ghana: Council of churches supports Ahmadiyya hospital

Source: graphic.com.gh The Agona Swedru branch of the Local Council of Churches has presented 10 mattresses valued at GH¢1,200 to the Ahmadiyya Muslim Hospita at Agona Swedru. The donation was to…

Egypt, Sudan to coordinate on Libya unrest

Summary Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi said Sunday his country will work with Sudan to support Libya’s military against Islamic militants in a bid to restore stability to the two countries’…

Nigeria suicide blast in Potsikum school kills dozens

theguardian — Survivors say a suicide bomber disguised in a school uniform detonated a backpack full of explosives. A suicide bomber disguised in a school uniform set off a backpack…

A critical analysis of Abdoulie Fatty’s statements about Ahmadis

Source: standard.gm I read with interest an interview that Abdoulie Fatty had with The Standard published on its issue of 31 October 2014. A scholar of Islam should be a defendant…

“International Community Charged to flush out Islamist extremist groups”, says Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmed

Source: gbcghana.com Click to Listen Ghana Broadcasting Corporation The Spiritual Head of the Ahmadiyya Community Worldwide Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmed has tasked the International Community to practically demonstrate its renunciation of terror…

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