RELIGIONS | RELIGIONS

02-Jan-2015 to 10:46

President Jonathan felicitates with Muslims, calls for peace, love

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — President Goodluck Jonathan has urged Nigerians to promote peace and love as Nigerian Muslims celebrate Eid-el-Maulud,

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01-Jan-2015 to 17:02

Egypt: Sissi challenges Islamic preachers over stereotypes

APA- Cairo (Egypt) — President Abdel Fattah al-Sissi has called on preachers to confront the misleading stereotypes harming the reputation of Islam and Muslims worldwide.

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01-Jan-2015 to 11:46

Nigeria declares Friday public holiday to mark Eid-el Maloud

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Nigerian government has declared Friday as public holiday to mark Eid-el Maloud.

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01-Jan-2015 to 10:00

President Jammeh describes Boko Haram, ISIS as ‘mere satanic groups’

APA-Banjul (Gambia) — Gambian President Yaya Jaameh has described Alqida, Boko Haram and ISIS as “mere satanic groups”, who made some acrimonious claims of religious devotion to betray the true teachings of Islam.

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29-Dec-2014 to 22:19

Jewish festival in Egypt banned

APA - Cairo (Egypt) — An annual festival which attracts thousands of Jewish pilgrims to Egypt has been banned by a court in the city of Alexandria.

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26-Dec-2014 to 21:51

Egypt in campaign to improve Islam’s image

APA- Cairo (Egypt) — Egypt’s government-run religious body, Dar Al-Ifta has launched an international campaign to improve the image of Islam and the Prophet Mohammed in Europe and other parts of the world.

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26-Dec-2014 to 12:06

Malawi Muslims intensify efforts to reduce divorce rate

APA-Blantyre (Malawi) — The Muslim community in Malawi has intensified efforts to use teachings from the Holy Quran in order to safeguard the sanctity of marriage and reduce soaring rates of divorce, APA learnt here Friday.

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