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January 11, 2018 2:53 PM New minimum wage should be at least N50,000 – Muslim group tells Buhari

Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has reacted to the readiness of the Buhari’s administration to increase workers’ minimum wage. Professor Ishaq Akintola, MURIC Director, in a statement, lamented that the average Nigerian worker is deliberately impoverished by ​elected leaders. ​”​Yet on top of this economically gloomy scenario, prices of goods and services 35

January 2, 2018 1:33 PM Buhari meets Amaechi, Muslim leaders in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met with Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi. The meeting between Buhari and the Minister, who is a former Governor of Rivers State, was held at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Buhari’s Personal Assistant on New Media, Basir Ahmad made the disclosure via his Twitter handle. According to Ahmad, the president 21

December 29, 2017 4:20 PM Yusuf Buhari: Stop blame game, take responsibility – Nigerians tell president

Nigerians on social media called on the President to stop casting blame but take up responsibility. @Abdulrash​:​ “It’s time for prayers not blame game, may Allah restore Yusuf’s health, Ameen. Every young man has a hobby and biking is his own way. Accident is bound to happen even on Bed. Today is Friday, please my Muslim brothers let’s pray at our various 22

December 21, 2017 3:34 PM Ahead of U.N Jerusalem vote Erdogan says Trump can’t buy off Turkey

Turkey told U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday he could not buy its support in a United Nations vote on Jerusalem, and said the world should teach the United States a “very good lesson” by resisting U.S. pressure. Trump has threatened to cut aid to countries that support a draft U.N. resolution calling for the United States to withdraw its decision 35

December 20, 2017 8:42 AM South Koreans are most prolific drinkers in Asia, says WHO

People in South Korea are the most prolific drinkers in Asia, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). South Koreans over the age of 15 on average drink 10.9 litres of alcohol a year. South Koreans drink copious amounts of alcohol so much so that no other country comes close to their per capita consumption. The reason for this unparalleled liquor 23

December 13, 2017 7:51 PM OIC declares East Jerusalem Palestine capital, blasts Trump

Muslim nations grouped under Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), have declared East Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Palestine. The IOC consequently striped the America’s President, Donald Trump the role of a peacemaker in the region. In a draft declaration prepared for the summit of the Muslim leaders in Istanbul, Turkey on Wednesday 31

December 12, 2017 12:49 PM Mid-air joy: Baby born on flight

A Pakistani mother, on Tuesday, gave birth to a baby girl on-board a flight taking pilgrims from the Muslim holy city of Madinah in Saudi Arabia to Pakistan, airline officials said. A spokesman for Pakistan International Airline (PIA), Mashood Tajwar, said that both the mother and baby were healthy, though it was a premature birth. “The flight was scheduled 24

December 8, 2017 8:42 AM Muslims Stage Massive Protest Against Trump’s Jerusalem Plan — OsunDefender

Thousands of protesters in Muslim-majority Indonesia and Malaysia joined rallies on Friday to condemn Washington’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, as authorities tightened security outside U.S. embassies. Leaders in both Asian countries have joined a global chorus of voices condemning U.S. President Donald Trump’s move. Several thousand 35

December 5, 2017 9:54 AM US Supreme Court okays Trump’s latest travel ban

The US Supreme Court on Monday issued an order allowing full enforcement of President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban to go into effect while legal challenges are argued in lower courts. The revised order bans most travellers from Syria, Libya, Iran, Yemen, Chad, Somalia, North Korea and Venezuela. Six of the countries have majority Muslim populations 21

November 16, 2017 11:19 AM Lebanese Hariri expected in France after Macron invitation

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri may soon be able to clarify whether he really means to resign, after French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday invited him to France. The surprise move came 11 days after Hariri announced his resignation from the Saudi capital Riyadh, and hours after Lebanon’s president, Michel Aoun, openly accused Saudi Arabia 25