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Nigeria Minister of Justice Ask for Release of ‘Sheikh...

SHAFAQNA - The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), has asked the Supreme Council...

Nigerian Pastor Embraces Islam

SHAFAQNA - Changing his popular church to a mosque, a Nigerian pastor has embraced Islam and took Shahadah, attributing his...

Sudan remains in crisis despite 60 years of independence....

SHAFAQNA - Sudan January marked the 60th anniversary of its independence from British colonialism on January 1, but the event was...

Who is Hussain condemns Nigerian military violence against Sheikh...

SHAFAQNA - Who is Hussain strongly condemns the violent acts of aggression by the Nigerian Military against followers of Hussain...

War-torn Central African Republic bids for peace in key...

SHAFAQNA - Voters head to the polls in the Central African Republic on Wednesday to seek an end to almost...

A New Hope for Libya to Unite Against ISIS

SHAFAQNA - A sign of hope for Libya arrived in the Moroccan town of Skhirat last week when rival political...

20 killed, 90 injured in Nigeria mosque bomb explosion

SHAFAQNA- Twenty people have been killed and 90 others injured in a bomb explosion at a mosque in northern Nigeria,...
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The Monk who helps Muslims preserve their sacred texts

SHAFAQNA - In 2012, Islamist militants overran northern Mali, and an al Qaeda affiliate took control of Timbuktu and...

Killing of Shiite Muslims Could Set Nigeria on Fire...

SHAFAQNA - Leader of the Northern Elders Council, Tanko Yakassai, has urged the federal government to treat the killing of...

Zaria Shia Massacre: ‘How I lost 5 family members...

SHAFAQNA - Malam Abubakar Zaki lost two daughters, a niece, a grandniece and a son-in-law’s in the Army's attack on...

Muslims hailed for protecting Christians during terror attack on...

SHAFAQNA Muslims helped dress non-Muslim passengers in Islamic garb to prevent extremists from identifying them for slaughter on a...

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky Stresses Importance of Unity Among Muslims

SHAFAQNA - Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, His Eminence Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, says unity among Muslims is paramount...

Egypt: Sisi to Attend Ceremony Marking Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday...

SHAFAQNA - President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi witnessed on Tuesday 22/12/2015 a ceremony organized by Awqaf Ministry marking the Prophet Muhammad's...

Boko Haram Violence Forces More Than 1 Million Kids...

SHAFAQNA - Violence in northeast Nigeria and neighboring countries targeted by Boko Haram has forced more than one million children...

Zaria Army Genocide: Free Sheikh Zakzaky Now!

SHAFAQNA - In the name of Allah, the destroyer of tyrants… The alleged assassination attempt as traded by the spokesperson of...

Bringing December 12, 2015 Nigeria Massacre To the International...

SHAFAQNA EXCLUSIVE - This December, Mohammad H. Zakerhossein, the Director of Iranian Center for International Criminal Law postulated that recent events...

Al-Wefaq Condemns Nigeria Heinous Crime, Urges Release of Sheikh...

SHAFAQNA - Bahrain's main opposition group Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society denounced what it described as "the heinous crime" that hit...

Saudi Arabia labels Shia massacre in Nigeria as fight...

SHAFAQNA - President Mohammadu Buhari has had a telephone conversation with the King of Saudi Arabia Salman bin Abdulaziz Al...

Iranian Culture Minister Condemns Criminal Massacre in Nigeria

SHAFAQNA - Iran’s Minister of Culture Ali Jannati, on Wednesday, issued a message condemning the criminal act against Muslims in...

Iranian president phones Buhari over killing of Shia muslims

SHAFAQNA - Iranian President, Hassan Rouhani, has  made a phone call to President Muhammadu Buhari over the army’s clash with Shi’ite...

Nigeria army evacuates dead Shiite Muslims after clashes

SHAFAQNA - Nigerian troops on Monday evacuated the bodies of Shiite Muslims killed in two days of clashes with the...

Anti-Shia massacre in Nigeria prompts outrage

SHAFAQNA - Following last Saturday’s violent clash between the Nigerian Army and Shia Muslims in Zaria, Kaduna State, Iran has...

Africa: Strengthen Steps to End Child Marriage

SHAFAQNA - African governments should coordinate action to improve laws, education, health care, and public awareness to end the scourge...

90,000 flee Somalia clashes: UN

SHAFAQNA - At least 20 people were killed, 120 wounded and over 90,000 forced to flee days of rival militia...

Nigerian Shiites brave terror threat

SHAFAQNA - Among the millions of Shiite Muslims marking Arbaeen, an important fixture on the Islamic calendar, are pilgrims in...

President Geingob Affirms Namibia’s Unwavering Support For Palestine

SHAFAQNA - Namibian President Dr Hage Geingob reaffirmed his country's unwavering support for the Palestinian people and restoring peace and...

Muslims and Christians welcome pope to Central African Republic

SHAFAQNA - Pope Francis arrived in the Central African Republic on Sunday, with Muslim as well as Catholic representatives welcoming...

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