Anticipating the visit by the former Israeli President Shimon Perez to South Africa, a Muslim lawyers association has filed an official request with authorities to have him arrested when he enters the country next week.
The reversion of the grandson of Nelson Mandela to Islam has sparked debates among South Africa traditional leaders, seeing his new faith as affecting his ability to uphold Xhosa traditions.
The grandson of the renowned South African leader Nelson Mandela has tied the know earlier this month, reportedly after reverting to Islam in 2015.
Amid recurrent calls to ban the Islamic headwear in Nigeria, Muslim scholars have encouraged Muslim women to don hijab as an act of faith and obedience to their Creator.
Standing united in the face of Boko Haram atrocities, Muslim and Christian communities in Cameroon's Far North region have been making shifts to protect mosques and churches on Friday and Sunday prayers, to defend themselves against attacks by the militant group.
As world Muslims prepare to mark world Hijab day, the Islamic headwear is facing troubles in Nigeria where Muslim women accused security forces of marginalizing and harassing them over their hijab.
Salah Farah, a heroic Muslim teacher and father of five, has passed away affected by injuries he sustained when he saved Christians from Al-Shabaab attack last month.
The Muslim community in Malawi has rolled off a project to translate the Holy Qur’an into Yao, a language spoken among 99% of Muslims in the secular, but diverse southern Africa nation and in neighboring countries.
A three-year-old girl is amazing Nigeria after memorizing the whole Qur’an, becoming one of the youngest Muslims in the world to learn the Noble Book by heart.
A new controversy has hit Malawi after an imam has come out in the open to champion rights of homosexuals, sparking angry comments from Muslim scholars who advocate full enforcement of laws that criminalize same sex marriages in the southern African nation.
Jolting millions of her fans, Nigerian screen diva Lizzy Anjorin has officially embraced Islam, a religion had always been her favorite from childhood but which she could not practice in deference to her father who was a Christian.