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Ghana: 24th Ahmadiyya Muslim Convention on Ghana Broadcasting Corporation

Source: youtube.com | Ghana Broadcasting Corporation The new Ameer and Missionary-in-charge of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission in Ghana, Maulvi Mohammed Bin Salih has called on Ahmadis across the country to commit themselves to…

Ebola contained in Nigeria, Senegal – US health officials

The Ebola virus may have been contained in Nigeria and Senegal, US health authorities say, after no new cases were reported there for almost a month. The US Centers for…

Sudan apostasy woman Mariam Ibrahim ‘to campaign’

Mariam Ibrahim, the Sudan woman who escaped a death sentence imposed for renouncing her faith, says she wants to campaign for others who face religious persecution. Speaking to the BBC…

Ghana: Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth attend 35th National Annual Ijtema

Source: graphic.com.gh | By  Emmanuel K. Mordey The 35th National Rally (Ijtema) of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Organisation has ended at Wa with a call on all those who have the interest of the…

Ghana: Ahmadiyya community appoints new Ameer

Source: vibeghana.com The Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission, Ghana, has officially appointed Maulvi Mohammed Bin Salih, as the new Ameer and Missionary-in-charge to manage the affairs of the mission. A statement issued in…

24 of the Most Influential Black Muslims in History

  Bilal ibn Rabah (580–640 A.D.) Bilal was a formerly enslaved Ethiopian who became one of the closest and most-trusted companions of the Prophet Muhammad. Known for his beautiful voice,…

Sierra Leone widens Ebola quarantine to three more districts

Sierra Leone’s President Ernest Bai Koroma has widened a quarantine to include another one million people in an attempt to curb the spread of Ebola. The northern districts of Port…

French President Hollande condemns Algeria beheading

French President Francois Hollande has strongly condemned the beheading in Algeria of tourist Herve Gourdel by a jihadist group linked to Islamic State (IS) militants. The president described the killing…

ICC to probe Central African Republic’s ‘endless war crimes’

The International Criminal Court has opened a formal probe into war crimes in the Central African Republic (CAR). ICC prosecutor Fatou Bensouda said there had been “endless” instances of rape,…

Ebola death rates 70% – WHO study

New figures suggest 70% of those infected with Ebola in West Africa have died, higher than previously reported, says the World Health Organization. Ebola infections will treble to 20,000 by…

US forecasts more than 500,000 Ebola cases in West Africa

NEW YORK/GENEVA: Global experts issued stark new warnings of the scale of West Africa’s Ebola outbreak on Tuesday, with the US government estimating between 550,000 and 1.4 million people might…

French tourist Herve Gourdel abducted by Algeria militants

A French tourist has been kidnapped in Algeria by a militant group linked to Islamic State (IS), French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius has confirmed. Herve Gourdel, 55, was seized on…

Ebola outbreak: Sierra Leone lockdown declared ‘success’

A three-day curfew aimed at containing the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone has been declared a success by authorities. They say more than a million households were surveyed and 130…

TB Joshua church collapse: Lagos death toll rises

The number of deaths in Nigeria’s church hostel collapse has risen to 115, including 84 South Africans, a South African minister has said. The worshippers were attending a gathering by…

Arrested development: Why Africa’s under-fives are hungry and stunted

The East African: Eric Turyasingura chases after a ball made from polythene bags outside his mud-brick home in the mountainous southern Uganda. Yelling in his mother tongue, Nkore, “Arsenal with…

Cape Town pro-gay mosque opens in South Africa

A Muslim academic has opened a gay-friendly mosque in South Africa, despite receiving death threats and fierce criticism from parts of the local Muslim community. Women will be allowed to…

Follow the 53rd annual convention of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Mauritius live

Follow the Jalsah of Mauritius live as from now – http://ahmadiyya.mu/live/   (19,20 and 21st September)  — It will be 24/7 streaming during the three days.          …

Entire Soccer Team Converts to Islam

Source: National, UAE Cameroonian football team converts to Islam Twenty-three young African footballers converted to Islam at the end of a two-month training camp in Dubai. The men, all in…

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