Faith

DAILY BRIEFING JUNE 23 – 2016

Daily Briefing over The Gambia Inquirer with me Alhagie Fatty, in Banjul June 23th 2016 Local authorities and youth leaders in the country have expressed their resolve to support the international organization for Migration and the National youth Council in their efforts to control irregular migration, locally called Back way” Traditional Leaders Declare Fight to End Child Marriage The U ...

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Being consistent with the true understanding of Islam will reserve and deter a Muslim from falling into terrorism.       One of the values and richness of Islam is that our tradition is verifiably preserved. Muslims from various corners of the world are privileged to collectively recite any verse in the Quran, identify whether it is Makkiyah (revealed in ...

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Why do Muslim women have to cover their heads?

It is the general consensus among the Muslims that a Muslim woman is required to cover her head leaving only her face showing as part of an overall dress code and behaviour which Islam prescribes. It is therefore part of the social system of Islam, and a manifestation of important general Islamic principles. Firstly, an educated Muslim woman does this ...

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Daily Briefing; August 18, 2015

August 18th 2015, Hello and this is daily briefing over the Gambia Inquirer with me Muhammed L Saidykhan in Banjul US appreciates Gambia’s contribution to combating terror Kanilai Ward councillor seat up for grab Child Rights issues brought to the limelight Area council distributes protective gears to health labourers The United States government through its embassy in Banjul has extended ...

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Mosques Attacked In Wake Of Charlie Hebdo Shooting

Several attacks on French mosques following Wednesday’s brutal Charlie Hebdo shooting have added to the fear of retaliation against the country’s Muslim population. At least 12 people were shot and killed and more than a dozen others wounded in what is being called a terror attack against the French satirical newspaper on Wednesday. The publication faced threats prior to the ...

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Lassana Bathily, Muslim Employee At Kosher Market, Saved Several People During Paris Hostage Situation

Lassana Bathily, a Muslim employee at Paris Kosher grocery store Hyper Cacher, saved several people by hiding them in a walk-in freezer when a gunman laid siege to his workplace on Friday. Amedy Coulibaly burst into the market and opened fire, killing 4 people. He took several shoppers hostage and threatened to kill them if police stormed the printing shop ...

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Chomsky: Paris attacks show hypocrisy of West’s outrage

(CNN)After the terrorist attack on Charlie Hebdo, which killed 12 people including the editor and four other cartoonists, and the murder of four Jews at a kosher supermarket shortly after, French Prime Minister Manuel Valls declared “a war against terrorism, against jihadism, against radical Islam, against everything that is aimed at breaking fraternity, freedom, solidarity.” Millions of people demonstrated in ...

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A Muslim Man Walked Around Milan For 5 Hours With A Quran.

Watch Video Here “Taliban!” one woman shouted as Hamdy Mahisen walked past her on a Milan street. “Shit, have you seen the ISIS?” asked another passer-by. Mahisen, a student of Egyptian descent, walked around Milan as part of a “social experiment” conducted by Italian newspaper La Repubblica. Wearing a traditional Islamic outfit and holding a Quran, Mahisen silently strode around ...

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