A South African shoe retailer has apologized to the country’s Muslim community after using the name of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) on their latest items.
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As the Knysna fires disaster spread, teams of Muslim firefighters flocked to the region, battling blaze after blaze, while maintaining the fast of the holy month of Ramadan.
Bringing followers of the two faiths closer, Cape Town synagogue hosted a special iftar on Saturday, allowing Muslims and Jews to observe iftar and Sabbath together.
South African anti-apartheid Muslim activist and icon Ahmed Kathrada was laid to rest on Wednesday, March 29, at the age of 87, after passing away peacefully in a Johannesburg hospital.
Emphasizing the spiritual and peaceful aspects of Islam, a South Africa Muslim social cohesion advocate released on Sunday, November 6, a new book documenting the life-time journey of hajj, offering a different image of Islam
Editor’s Note: This article was first published in December 2013. It’s re-highlighted today marking Nelson Mandela International Day for freedom, justice and democracy. Each time Nelson Mandela was admitted to hospital, the nation held its breath. “Would these be his final moments?” we would anxiously ponder. But then, he would be released and he …
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 grandson of the renowned South African leader Nelson Mandela has tied the know earlier this month, reportedly after reverting to Islam in 2015.
University of KwaZulu-Natal Associate Professor Goolam Vahed provides us with perspectives on the integration experience of South African Muslims and the diversity that characterizes the Muslim community.
Prior to the introduction of the law of racial segregation in South Africa, there was relative peace between the people. Before Apartheid became law, it came into existence slowly, because of some white’s notion of their own supremacy, and their desire to control those people they considered inferior to themselves.