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Dasuki Iliyasu emerges Jigawa Qur’anic recitation winner

Dasuki Iliyasu has emerged winner of this year’s Jigawa state Qur’anic recitation competition organized by Jama’atu Izalatil Bid’ah Wa’iqmatis Sunnah (JIBWIS).

Muslim clerics demand arrest, prosecution of suspects in Kaduna killings

The Council of Imams and Ulamas ‎on Sunday called on the Kaduna State Government to immediately apprehend and prosecute the masterminds of the Killings of 66 persons in Kajuru Local Government Area of the state.
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation to extend its exploration to six basins in the country.

South-west Ulamas back President Buhari’s second term bid

Religious leaders from all the states in the South-west region have thrown their weight behind the second term bid of President Muhammadu Buhari.
4 President Muhammadu Buhari addressing the Leaders of the delegation, His Majesty Eze Dr. Isaac Ikonne, Enyi 1 of Aba and his delegation in an audience at the State House in Abuja. PHOTO; SUNDAY AGHAEZE. SEPT 14 2018

2019: Muhammadu Buhari woos Northern religious leaders, scholars

Ahead of the 2019 general election, President Muhammadu Buhari may have begun a deft move to win North’s powerful stakeholders, especially the Ulamas, to his side in the bid to get re-elected for a second term.
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Jigawa government, UNICEF sensitises, religious clerics on exclusive breastfeeding

The Jigawa State Ministry of Health, in conjunction with the United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF), have organised a sensitisation forum to educate religious clerics on the benefits of exclusive breastfeeding by nursing mothers.

Federal government keeps us out of reorientation of Boko Haram suspects – Islamic scholars

The Supreme Council for Shari’ah in Nigeria on Sunday lamented that the federal government was excluding Islamic scholars (Ulamas) from the process of deradicalising captured suspected Boko Haram members.

NAHCON: We are still computing 2018 Hajj fares

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria says it is still computing cost of various components that make up the total package of the 2018 Hajj fares.

President Buhari meets Rotimi Amaechi, Muslim leaders in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met with Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi.

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