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Once Opposed To Maternal Health, Islamic Scholars Become Champions

Source: NPR

BY NATALIE JACEWICZ

Aminu Gamawa wants to change the way Islamic scholars think about health care.

He’s a Harvard-trained lawyer who lives in Nigeria, where maternal and child health are major concerns. 538 more words

The Muslim Times

Here comes made in Nigeria Suzuki car

In the recent wave of campaign to increase the performance of locally made products, a strategy the Buhari administration percept to be the way forward for Nigeria’s economic woes, Nigerian car marketer Boulos Enterprises Ltd., is set to introduce to Nigerian markets a made-in-Nigeria Suzuki Super Carry next month. 222 more words

Africa

Nigeria: Rice to sell for N40,000 per bag in December

Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, Senator Heineken Lokpobiri, has warned that Nigeria must start producing rice by December 2016 or risk having the produce hit N40,000 per bag. 208 more words

Africa

4 hostiles killed in rivers as 4 were rescued

Operatives of Rivers State Police Command, have said that they smashed a criminal hideout on Ubima and Omerelu communities in Ikwerre Local Government Area of the state. 211 more words

Africa

Nigerian journalist with links to Boko Haram nabbed in Abuja

Ahmad Salkida, a Nigerian journalist with access to Boko Haram insurgents, has been arrested at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport on his arrival to the country, Sahara Reporters is reporting. 211 more words

Africa

Ghana: Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission holds 37th annual national rally of Majlis Khuddam-ul-Ahmadiyya in Takoradi

Source: http://www.ghananewsagency.org/politics/be-positive-and-tolerant-role-models-societal-leaders-urged–107536

Be positive and tolerant role models, societal leaders urged

The Ahmadiyya Muslim Movement has reiterated the need for religious, political and traditional leaders to be positive role models in the practice of tolerance as we approach the December polls. 519 more words

The Muslim Times

Jungle

The Calais “Jungle” is the nickname given to a refugee and migrant encampment in the vicinity of Calais, France, where migrants and refugees live. 373 more words

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