Woman Urinates On Quran Then Proceeds To Burn It In Viral Video

A woman has caused a bit of frenzy on the internet after a video od her urinating on and then burning a Quran surfaced on the internet. The Slovakian woman identified as Sheila Szmerekova sparked social media outrage after the video surfaced online. The central Slovakian city of Ruzomberok indigene is now faced with six……

Emir of Kano Moves to Ban Polygamy

The Emir of Kano, Sanusi, Lamido Sanusi has said that he would introduce a law prohibiting poor men from marrying more than one wife, saying there is a connection between polygamy, poverty and terrorism. He said because Muslims practice polygamous marriage, most poor men end up marrying up to four wives with as many as……

No plan to Islamise Nigeria – FG

The Federal Government says the alleged Islamisation of Nigeria under the current administration is totally false and should be perceived in its entirety as a campaign of calumny. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed stated this on Monday in Ilorin at the Federal Government Town Hall meeting for the North Central zone.……

Why I converted to Islam – Roman Catholic priest

The autobiography of a Roman Catholic priest, Idris Tawfiq, who became a Muslim about 15 years ago, has emerged online. Tawfiq was reported to have died after a period of illness on February 3, 2016 in the United Kingdom, UK but before his death, he had written his experience on how he converted to the…

Bello Masaba The Man With 89 Wives Buried

Bello Masaba, The Man With 89 Wives NAN, Abuja; The body of Mallam Mohammed Bello Abubakar  Masaba, was laid to rest on Sunday in Bida, headquarters of Bida Local Government Area of Niger State. Masaba died on Saturday, January 28, in his Bida residence during a brief illness. He was aged 93. The burial prayer…

Popular TV host banned over ‘hate speech’ in Pakistan

One of Pakistan’s most popular TV personalities has been banned by media regulators in the country after he was accused of “hate speech” and “incitement to violence”. According to a statement, Aamir Liaquat was banned after he hosted a series of shows accusing five abducted activists and their supporters of blasphemy which authorities say could…

Boko Haram: President Buhari Mourns With University Of Maiduguri

President Buhari condemned the attack on the University of Maiduguri President Muhammadu Buhari strongly condemns the terrorist attack Monday morning at a mosque in the University of Maiduguri. In a statement released by his Media spokesperson, Femi Adesina, the President expresses sympathy and heartfelt condolences to the University Community, families of the victims and the…

Christian girl elopes with Islamic lover, disowns church

court-of-law A girl, Habiba Ishaku, 18, on Wednesday dissociated herself from a suit instituted on her behalf by a foundation and the Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA) over her conversion to Islam. The church and the foundation went to court when the girl eloped, embraced Islam and married one Jamilu Lawal in Kankara Local Government…

MMM: Nigerians blast cleric, Muhammad Gusauin who said scheme is against Islam

Nigerians, particularly MMM supporters and subscribers have blasted an Islamic cleric, Murtadha Muhammad Gusauin, who said participating in the ponzi scheme was against the tenet of Islam. The Imam had delivered a lecture at the central mosque in Okene, Kogi State which was shared on Facebook and other social media platforms. He said the idea…

President Buhari’s Message At Eid-EL-Maulud To The Nation

President Muhammadu Buhari as felicitated with Muslims on the 2016 Eid-el-Maulud which celebrates the birth of the Prophet Mohammed (SAW). The President said it is time to reflect and focus on the current realities before the nation. Buhari urged Nigerians to keep faith in the ability of his administration to make a difference in the lives of…

Eid-el-Maulud: Dogara Urges Muslims To Pray For Nigeria

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara has felicitated with the Muslim Ummah on the occasion of 2016 Eid-el-Maulud to mark the celebration of the birth of Prophet Muhammed. In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Public Affairs, Turaki Hassan, the Speaker charged the Muslim faithful to use…

Saraki Felicitates With Muslims At Eid-el-Maulud

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Sunday urged Muslims to imbibe the injunctions of Prophet Muhammad (SAW) which teaches humility, gratitude and charity towards one another. Saraki made the call in a message to mark this year’s birthday of Prophet Muhammad (SAW) by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu. He urged…

Tension among Muslims over Trump’s new NSA who says Islam ‘a cancer’

Retired Army Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn has accepted Donald Trump’s offer to serve as National Security Adviser with many in the Muslim community worried about what his new job might mean for them. Flynn who was once quoted as saying he doesn’t believe that all cultures are “morally equivalent” and once described Islam as “a…

8 months after rescue, Ese Oruru returns to school

The family of 14-year-old Ese Oruru who was kidnapped married off but was rescued about eight months ago have finalized plans to return their daughter to school with Ese expected to resume studies as a first-year Senior Secondary School pupil in Delta State. According to the parents of the teenager, they are happy she is…

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Copy of Judge lists people wanting to corrupt him. Army suffers, withdraws from Boko Haram. Chimamanda scores Buhari a ‘waster’. Nigeria’s generational debts. Over 200 headlines.

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Judge lists people wanting to corrupt him. Army suffers, withdraws from Boko Haram. Chimamanda scores Buhari a ‘waster’. Nigeria’s generational debts. Over 200 headlines.

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14-year-old girl says she converted to Islam, married out of her own will

A-14-year-old girl, Habiba Isiyaku, whose father, Isiyaku Tanko, accused the Emir of Katsina, Abdulmumini Usman, of marrying off to her abductor Jamilu Lawal, has come out to deny her father’s claim, saying that she changed her religion and married in her own volition. Tanko had in a press conference in Abuja during the week, accused…

Social Justice,fairness key to Nigeria’s unity – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja said his administration will continue to promote unity and peaceful co-existence of all Nigerians by ensuring fairness and social justice to all. President Muhammadu Buhari Receiving Sheikh Abdul-Muhsin Muhammad Al-Qassimi, Imam of the Mosque of the Holy Prophet in Medina, at the State House, President Buhari said God…

Jordanian cartoonist shot dead in front of court before trial

A Jordanian writer who was about to stand trial on charges of contempt of religion after sharing on social media a caricature that was seen as insulting God and Islam has been shot dead by an unknown gunman. The Christian writer and cartoonist Nahed Hattar, a prominent activist who was a supporter of Syrian President…

How Nigeria Got Into Trouble ~ President Buhari

Femi Adesina, Abuja; They converged from different parts of the United States of America, top rate professionals all, Nigerians whom Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Diaspora Matters and International Relations, described as “15 of the best people God ever created.” The professionals were in New York to meet with the…

Crisis Escalates As APC Rubbishes Tinubu

A group within the Ondo State All Progressives Congress, APC, Muslim Council, has disowned the National Leader of the party, Bola Tinubu, by not endorsing his anointed candidate for the governorship ticket of the party in the forth-coming Ondo poll. In a joint statement signed by the coordinator of the group, Takuro Amidu, and the…

Virtues of First Ten Days of Dhu’l-Hijjah

“By the Dawn; By the ten nights” Allah says in Surah Al-Fajr:1-2 Grand Masjid (Ka’aba) Among the great opportunities and the blessed times for the competitors of Paradise is the first 10 days of Dhul-Hijjah which Allah has favored over other days. There are numerous hadiths indicating that these ten days are better than all…

Amir Ul-hajj Arrives Medina, Assures Pilgrims Of Adequate Welfare

Nigeria’s Amir Ul Hajj, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar assured Nigerian pilgrims currently in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and those that are yet to arrive in the Holy Land of adequate welfare while on spiritual hajj exercise. Abubakar, who is also the Etsu Nupe and a respected tradition ruler in Nigeria, gave the assurance on his…

NSCDC urges unity, peace among Muslims, Christians

  The Commandant-General, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Muhammadu Gana, has called on Muslims and Christians to live in peace and harmony to ensure national development. This is contained in a statement issued by the Public Relations Officer of the NSCDC, Mr Emmanuel Okeh, on Monday in Abuja. It said Gana made the…

Write Your Will Before Travelling For Hajj __ Abuja Islamic Cleric Tells Pilgrims

An Abuja-based Islamic scholar, Sheikh Yahya Al-Yolawi, has advised intending pilgrims to settle their debts and leave their wills behind before travelling to Saudi Arabia. Al-yolawi, who is the Chief Imam of Area 10 Mosque, made the call while delivering Jumma’at sermon title:“ Essential tips for Hajj Preparations“ on Friday in Abuja. “An intending pilgrim…

Top French Court Temporarily Suspends Burkini Ban

France’s highest administrative court has suspended a controversial ban on full-body “burkini” swimsuits, pending a definitive ruling. The State Council gave the ruling on Friday following a request from the League of Human Rights to overturn the ban in the Mediterranean town of Villeneuve-Loubet on the grounds it contravenes civil liberties. The court said in…

Kano mass wedding : Couples petition rights commission over stoppage

By Albert Akota No fewer than one hundred couples who are beneficiaries of the mass wedding programme organized by Kwankwasiyya Development Foundation shuttered by the Kano state Police Commissioner, Mr. Rabi’u Yusuf has petitioned the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) for violating their fundament human rights. The head of the delegation to the NHRC, Miss…

Sultan’s an Ambassador of Peace, National Unity – SP Saraki

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday, described the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III, as an ambassador of peace, promoter of national unity, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III (Sultan of Sokoto)  champion of of national development, embodiment of tradition and culture and a source of inspiration to many Nigerians. Saraki in…

Enough Is Enough As Buhari Breaks Silence, Sends Shocking Message To Fani-Kayode

President Muhammadu Buhari has tactically replied the Former Aviation Minister and Chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Femi Fani-kayode, who had in numerous articles slammed the President for encouraging religious killings in the country. Reacting to numerous criticisms against his continued silence, Buhari, in a statement come down hard on extremist tendencies, saying anybody…

Buhari condemns Zamfara ‘blasphemy’ killings, pledges justice

By Lawrence Olaoye President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday condemned the killing of at eight persons in Zamfara State on the allegation of “blasphemy”. Buhari described the attack as “barbaric and unacceptable”. Writing on Twitter, the president said he “received news of the mob killings in Zamfara with great dismay”. “I assure that the law will take…

Zamfara blasphemy killing, barbaric and unacceptable, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday described the gruesome murder of eight persons in Zamfara State by individuals suspected to be students of the Abdul Gusau Polytechnic, as barbaric and. Unacceptable. The eight persons, all residents of house were killed when the house was set ablaze by the irate mob for being used to accommodate a…

Blasphemy: Family of 8 killed, houses razed in Zamfara

•Curfew declared in LGA From Ibrahim Sidi Muh’d, Gusau No fewer than eight people were allegedly killed as scores of structures including a house and eatery were burnt to ashes following alleged bid of filthy words against the Prophet Muhammad by a student of Abdu Gusau Polytechnic Talata Mafara of Zamfara state yesterday. According to…

Zamfara Blasphemy Killings, Barbaric – PMB

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday described as barbaric and unacceptable the alleged blasphemy killings which took place in Zamfara State.The attack by mob of youths led to the death of eight persons.But reacting to the incident, President Buhari in his Twitter handle @Mbuhari assured that the law will take its course. (adsbygoogle=window.adsbygoogle||[]).push({});Condemning the act, he…

Blasphemy: Killers of 8 people in Zamfara will be brought to book – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has described the killing of eight people in a village in Zamfara State as barbaric and unacceptable. Recall that a student of the Abdu Gusau Polytechnic, Talata-Mafara was said to have made a blasphemous statement against Islam and Prophet Muhammad on Monday and was consequently attacked by a mob and beaten to…

Eight killed in Zamfara over blasphemous statement

The student was alleged to have made a blasphemous statement against Islam and Prophet Muhammad and was consequently attacked by a mob The post Eight killed in Zamfara over blasphemous statement appeared first on The Eagle Online – The Nigerian Online Newspaper.

8 Burnt Alive Over Blasphemy In Zamfara

No fewer than eight persons were killed yesterday in Talata-Mafara community in Zamfara following violence that erupted over alleged blasphemy by a student of Abdu Gusau Polytechnic, Talata-Mafara.The state governor, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari, joined hundreds of people to bury the deceased, who were said to have all been killed when an angry mob set fire…

Curfew in Zamfara as mob kills 8 over alleged blasphemy

No fewer than eight persons were killed on Monday in Talata-Mafara community in Zamfara following violence that erupted over alleged blasphemy by a student of Abdu Gusau Polytechnic, Talata-Mafara. The state governor, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari, joined hundreds of people to bury the deceased, who were said to have all been killed when an angry mob…

Mob kills 8 in Zamfara over alleged blasphemy against Islam

No fewer than eight persons were killed on Monday in Talata-Mafara community in Zamfara following violence that erupted over alleged blasphemy by a student of Abdu Gusau Polytechnic, Talata-Mafara. The state governor, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari, joined hundreds of people to bury the deceased, who were said to have all been killed when an angry mob…

8 killed in Zamfara over alleged blasphemy against Islam

No fewer than eight persons were killed on Monday in Talata-Mafara community in Zamfara following violence that erupted over alleged blasphemy by a student of Abdu Gusau Polytechnic, Talata-Mafara. The state governor, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari, joined hundreds of people to bury the deceased, who were said to have all been killed when an angry mob…

8 killed in Zamfara over alleged blasphemy against Islam

No fewer than eight persons were killed on Monday in Talata-Mafara community in Zamfara State  after violence erupted over alleged blasphemy against Islam by a student of Abdu Gusau Polytechnic, Talata-Mafara. Governor Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari joined hundreds of people to bury the deceased who were killed when an angry mob set fire on the house of…

Nicolas Sarkozy declares candidacy for French presidential election

Nicolas Sarkozy has announced he will seek his party’s nomination to stand in next year’s French presidential election. The rightwinger, who was nicknamed “the hyper-president” for his frenetic term in power from 2007 to 2012, had made no secret of his ambition to reconquer the Elysée palace and avenge his 2012 defeat by the Socialist François Hollande. After weeks of suspense in…

Muslim clerics endorse child-spacing for healthy family

Some Islamic clerics in Zaria, Kaduna State, have identified child spacing as the best option to establish an ideal, healthy, responsible and productive family. They spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in separate interviews in Zaria on Monday. Mallam Auwal Musa of the Islamic Trust of Nigeria (ITN), said a space of at…

Blasphemy: Zamfara State Poly Closed down over religious riot

The authorities of the Zamfara State Polytechnic Talata Mafara in North-western Nigeria on Monday afternoon closed down the institution  in a bid to stave off bloodshed over accusation of blasphemy. According to a source, trouble started when a Christian student of the polytechnic was accused of blaspheming Islam by a Muslim student. “The Muslim student…

Ahmed Salkida’s Hijra

By EMMANUEL YAWE His last message to me came on April 1, 2013. I wish it were, but it was not an April fool’s message. “Dear Mr Yawe,” he wrote: “After years of seeking ways and alternatives to working professionally and remaining with my family in Nigeria, I am afraid to report that I came…

Buhari: The final word

This is statement credited to our President, Muhammadu Buhari. It is straight from the heart. This should be considered his final word on the subject of the cancer that has spread to the entire fabric of the country’s body “And with advertised impunity, those given trusts betrayed them, those given public offices abused them; and…

Lessons from Hajj (I)

“For Hajj are the months well known. If anyone undertakes that duty therein let there be no obscenity or wickedness nor wrangling in the Hajj. And whatever good you do Allah knows it. And take a provision for the journey but the best of provisions is right conduct. So fear Me. O Men of understanding.”…

FRSC Seeks Partnership With NSCIA

The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) said it would collaborate with the Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) to ensure safer roads in the country. The Corps Marshal of the commission, Mr Boboye Oyeyemi, said this in Benin  during the General Assembly of NSCIA. He said that the collaboration could be in road safety…

Traditional worshippers seek national day recognition, others

African Traditional Religion (ATR) worshippers have called on the Federal government to declare August 20 as a national holiday for them. The worshippers who noted government’s recognition of festive days for Christians and Muslims stated that their annual festival known as “Ise se” Day should be given the same consideration. They blamed the current economic recession in…

Nigeria Chibok Girls: Boko Haram Video Shows Captives

The Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram has released a video showing some of the schoolgirls they abducted from the northern town of Chibok. Some 50 girls are shown with a gunman who demands the release of fighters in return for the girls, and says some girls died in air strikes. The government says it is…

How Journalists Can Combat Waves Of Radicalisation + Photo

By Jumu’ah Abiodun, Hamsphire, London As purveyors of information, media operatives within the Muslim community worldwide have the onerous task of stemming the tide of radicalisation that is ravaging the Ummah globally. This was the kernel of engagement yesterday at Oakland Farm in Alton, Hampshire, London, venue of this year’s Jalsa Salana, the annual convention of…

U.S Says Nigeria, World Worst Violators of Religious Freedom

The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) is recommending that the U.S State Department include Nigeria and six other countries to its list of 10 nations that engage in the worst violations of religious rights. USCIRF wants Nigeria, Central African Republic, Egypt, Iraq, Pakistan, Syria, and Vietnam be designated as CPCs [Countries of Particular…

UNILAG graduate renounces Islam, turns to Atheism

Taiwo Gold Ayodeji, an alumnus of the University of Lagos, has renounced his family religion of Islam and turned to Atheism. Ayodeji, who made this known via his Facebook page, claimed that he “had confirmed to myself a lack of belief in the gods of any religion or in the existence of supernatural entities” Ayodeji,…

Sultan: Hijab is a right, not privilege for Muslims

Sultan of Sokoto Sa’ad Abubakar III has canvassed fair treatment for Muslims across the nation. According to him, Muslims want nothing but a very peaceful and stable Nigeria. The Sultan spoke in Benin City at the General Assembly and Executive National Council Meeting of the Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA). Muslims, according to…

Woman to court: Beg my husband not to divorce me

A 50-year-old trader, Mrs Kehinde Adewunmi, on Thursday in Lagos broke down in tears while on her knees begging her estranged husband, Jamiu Adewunmi, not to divorce her. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Jamiu Adewunmi had approached the Igando Customary Court, Lagos State for the dissolution of his 24-year-old marriage to Kehinde,…

El-Rufai’s religious bill and our peace, by Philip Agbese

The layman’s interpretation of the bill is that is seeks to regulate the practice of Islam and Christianity – the two dominant faiths in Nigeria The post El-Rufai’s religious bill and our peace, by Philip Agbese appeared first on The Eagle Online – The Nigerian Online Newspaper.

PRESS RELEASE: MURIC TO NEW BOKO HARAM LEADER: LEAVE CHRISTIANS ALONE

The new leader of Boko Haram insurgents, Abu Mus’ab Al-Barnawi, has called for the killing of Christians and the blowing up of churches. The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) expresses total bewilderment at the depth of barbarism in the recent hate speech emanating from the leadership of Boko Haram. It is totally despicable and exceptionally criminal…

Protect Christians against Boko Haram – Islamic group begs Muslims

The Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC, has called on Muslims across the country to help in protecting Christians against the recent threat by the new Boko Haram leader, Al- Barnawi that Christians and churches would be attacked. Recall that Al- Barnawi had recently threatened that Boko Haram under his reign will raze down churches and kill…

Copy of Breaking Radio News Headlines – August 6

Hello Nigeria, this is Breaking Radio’s Inside the News with headlines from local and international news sources. From the headlines and news of major local and international newspapers, Breaking presents the Breaking Radio from Lagos; Nigeria’s mega city. I have got news from Thisday, Daily Post, Daily Independent, The Punch, Nigerian Guardian, Vanguard, Nigerian Pilot,…

Breaking Radio News Headlines – August 6

Hello Nigeria, this is Breaking Radio’s Inside the News with headlines from local and international news sources. From the headlines and news of major local and international newspapers, Breaking presents the Breaking Radio from Lagos; Nigeria’s mega city. I have got news from Thisday, Daily Post, Daily Independent, The Punch, Nigerian Guardian, Vanguard, Nigerian Pilot,…

The First of the Four Sacred Months – Dhul Qa’dah

The First of the Four Sacred Months – Dhul Qa’dah By Shaykh Abdalla Idris Ali, Bismillah. In my previous articles on the Islamic calendar months, I mentioned two things: 1) The Islamic calendar months are based on the movement of the moon (i.e., the lunar calendar) so it’s referred to as the Qamari months, or…

It’s not right to link Islam with terrorism – Pope

Pope Francis on Monday affirmed that Islam was not a violent religion, saying only a minority of its faithful were fundamentalists. The Vatican City said in a message that the Pope, who spoke on the plane while flying back from Poland to Rome, said that it was not right to identify Islam with violence. “I…

Islamophobia And The Western Media

A few days ago, the  social media was awash with pictures of over 100 Muslims who were among about 2,000 faithful as they worshipped at the 11th-century Gothic cathedral of Rouen near the Normandy town where some misguided jihadi teenagers killed 85-year-old Father Jacques Hamel. It was indeed a wondrous sight to behold as Muslims…

Islam, terrorism two different concepts – Pope

Pope Francis on Monday affirmed that Islam was not a violent religion, saying only a minority of its faithful were fundamentalists. The Vatican City said in a message that the Pope, who spoke on the plane while flying back from Poland to Rome, said that it was not right to identify Islam with violence. “I…

Hajj Stampede: Pilgrims to Wear Electronic Wristband

The National Hajj Commission has taken proactive measures, following last year’s Hajj stampede in Saudi Arabia, by providing an electronic wristband for every pilgrim, this year. The Chairman of the Commission, Abdullahi Muktar said at the second stakeholders conference in Abuja, that the device would help the commission in managing the data of each pilgrim….

MASSOB says Nigeria’s unity negotiable

From Tony John, Port Harcourt THE Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) said the unity of Nigeria was negotiable. National leader of MAS­SOB, Chief Solomon Ordu Chukwu, argued that the series of agitations across the country, were enough reason to split the country. Chukwu who spoke through the Movement’s National Director…

It’s moment of reckoning, says Hillary Clinton as she accepts nomination

Hillary Clinton and running mate Tim Kaine hit the road yesterday on a  bus tour of battleground states hours after she accepted nomination  as the Democratic Party’s  presidential candidate. She said during a kickoff rally in Philadelphia that the tour through critical Pennsylvania and Ohio will stop at “places that make things.” And she took…

Al-azhar International School Graduates 2015/2016 Students In Grand Style

By Jumu’ah Abiodun One of Nigeria’s coeducational Islamic secondary school located in Lokoja, the Kogi State capital, celebrated its 2015/2016 graduation ceremony in a grand style with a lively inter-religious symposium, celebration of the school achievements and Quranic graduation programme. According to a statement from the proprietor of the school, Dr Yakeen Habeeb, a retired…

The resurrection of Apalara, by Tola Adeniyi

Alfa Bisiriyu Apalara (1918 -1953) was a Nigerian Muslim cleric from Lagos. In the early 1950s, he held a series of crusades and Dawah in Ebute Metta and Mushin with a common theme of speaking out against traditional Yoruba cults such as Oro [the Yoruba Supreme Secret Police] and Egungun [the Shrouded Spirits] and drawing…

The resurrection of Apalara, by Tola Adeniyi

Alfa Bisiriyu Apalara (1918 -1953) was a Nigerian Muslim cleric from Lagos. In the early 1950s, he held a series of crusades and Dawah in Ebute Metta and Mushin with a common theme of speaking out against traditional Yoruba cults such as Oro [the Yoruba Supreme Secret Police] and Egungun [the Shrouded Spirits] and drawing…