Qur’an

By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 6th, 2014
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By Raheem Oluwafunminiyi What is wrong with Islam? Lest anyone think the question meaningless or superfluous, this piece, without prejudice to any one religious institution or belief, comes at a time when the eyes of the world is currently on the religion and most importantly the millions who profess...
By IAfrica
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May 15th, 2014
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It is a common refrain of pious Muslims in the face of atrocities done by other Muslims in the name of Islam that Islam must not be shamed. Whenever an Islamic atrocity potentially dishonors Islam, non-Muslims are asked to agree that ‘This is not Islamic’ so that the honor of Islam can be kept pristi...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 23rd, 2014
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by Mukhtar Jarmajo Isn’t it sheer crass ignorance of the lessons in the Quran and the teachings of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) to even begin to compare the inhumane, insensitive, and purposeless PDP with Islam? You are disappointed it was Muazu who uttered such filth; you are afraid he lashed his tongue ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 28th, 2013
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By Ahmad Abubakar Mahmud Gumi I am not a keen political commentator probably because my brain also filters information through the prism of religion, but I definitely now believe that Mr. Jonathan is neither a politician nor does he mean well for other Nigerians. His ‘tourism’ to Israel is a big poli...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 19th, 2013
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By Raymond Ibrahim Often translated as “Loyalty and Enmity,” the little-known Islamic doctrine of wala’ wa bara’ commands Muslims never to befriend or be loyal to non-Muslims, while being clean of, disavowing and ultimately hating them.  During a question-and-answer session at an Islamic conference (...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 24th, 2013
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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev woke up and told investigators that he and his brother Tamerlan were waging a lone jihad when they set off two bombs packed with nails and ball bearings at the Boston Marathon. He said his brother came up with the whole plot out of a desire to “defend Islam.” And as if on […]...
By IndepthAfrica
In Eritrea
Apr 3rd, 2013
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By Abdulrazaq O Hamzat In the name of the most high, the restorer of peace and bestowal of understanding. The merciful and he, who created the entire human community from a single soul, spread us in different tribes, regions, races and religion for no reason, other than for us to get to know each oth...
By IndepthAfrica
In Algeria
Mar 14th, 2013
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By Philip Amiola I have observed with strong feelings of embarrassment, the degree to which people can be so enslaved by religion that they would go to great lengths to defend their religious views. People have been known to mutilate their bodies and engage in other forms of unseemly behaviour in the...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 13th, 2012
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Frankly speaking I have been motivated by a pretender and a fallacious writer who as a result of his uncontrollable libido, gone astray by following his hearth desires, by simply forgetting the quranic verse in a close translation: that our souls are indeed directing us to sin. This is clearly satani...
By IndepthAfrica
In Middle East
Dec 9th, 2012
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By: Arab News, Khalid Alnowaiser I realize that this is another very sensitive subject, but I would like to make two important points in order to dispel any confusion or misunderstanding. When I discuss a matter having religious implications, I do not mean to criticize the divine Islamic religion its...