Western Africa

The Gambia: Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat donates food & clothing to Tallinding fire disaster victims

Source: http://thepoint.gm/africa/gambia/article/ahmadiyya-supports-tallinding-fire-disaster-victims | Author: Cherno Omar Bobb Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at-The Gambia on Monday donated 5 bags of rice, 2 bags of onion, 4 gallons of 5 liter cooking oil, three school bags and cloths to three victim families of fire disaster in Tallinding. Speaking at the presentation ceremony held at the victims’ compound […]

Gambia: Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat donates cash to NoGJWCA

Source: http://thepoint.gm/africa/gambia/article/ahmadiyya-muslim-jamaat-donates-cash-to-nogjwca | Author: Fatou Dem Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at on Monday donated a cash amount of D5, 000 to the Network of Gender Journalists for Women and Cultural Advancement (NoGJWCA), as part of their support for the launch of the network. Speaking at the handing over ceremony of the cash at the Amir’s […]

Ahmadi Muslims Face Growing Persecution in Algeria

Source: https://muftah.org/ahmadi-muslims-face-growing-persecution-algeria/#.WdkP_4-CzIU | Fatima Mohie-Eldin On August 28, Mohamed Fali, the leader of Algeria’s Ahmadiyya Muslim sect, was arrested. On September 13, he was sentenced to a six month suspended prison term and a fine of 20,000 Algerian dinars, on charges of “offending Islam” and “unauthorized fundraising.” Similarly ill-defined charges have been leveled […]

Nigeria: Ahmadiyya Muslim Community’s Elders group (Majlis Ansarullah) to hold its 42nd Annual National Ijtema (Islamic Conference)

Source: http://www.thegazellenews.com/2017/08/15/ahmadiyya-muslims-elders-meet-lokoja/ The Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat Elders group (Majlis Ansarullah Silsla Aliya Ahmadiyya) Nigeria, holds its 42nd annual National Islamic conference (Ijtema) in Lokoja, Kogi state from Friday 18th to 20th August at the Al-Azhar International College, Lokoja. The theme of the gathering is Mankind and The Search For Peace. The […]

Ghana: Ameer of Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission Alhaj Suleman Anderson urges Muslims to reject intolerance & extremism

Source: http://www.ghananewsagency.org/social/muslims-urged-to-reject-intolerance-and-extremism-120970 | By Dorothy Frances Ward, GNA  Kumasi, Aug 14, GNA – The Ameer of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission Ghana, Alhaji Ahmad Suleman Anderson, has urged Muslims to reject intolerance and extremism. He reminded them to respect everybody’s freedom of expression and belief, adding that, nobody has the right to bully […]

Ghana: Ahmadiyya Muslim Maulvi Muhammed Bin-Salih stresses for stronger Pan-African movement to unify & uplift Africans

Source: http://www.graphic.com.gh/news/politics/stronger-pan-african-movement-vital-for-african-unity.html | SEBASTIAN SYME The Ameer and Missionary in-charge of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community in Ghana, Maulvi Muhammed Bin-Salih, has stressed the need for a stronger Pan-African movement to unify and uplift the people of African descent in the diaspora to keep stronger ties with members in the rest of the […]

Ghana: Ahmadiyya Maulvi charges President Akufo to bring all on Citizens on Board

Source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/NewsArchive/We-II-continue-to-be-spectators-Islamic-leader-to-President-567048 The Head of the Ahmadiyya Mission in Ghana, Maulvi Mohammed Bin Salih has charged President Nana Addo Dankwa-Akufo to bring all on board if he really wants Ghanaians to be citizens and not spectators. According to him, if the person charging you to be a participant or citizen does […]

Burkina Faso: Ahmadiyya Islamic Jamaat organizes a free-for-all Medical Camp for testing cervical cancer, diabetes & several other pathologies

Source: http://burkina24.com/2017/07/23/cancer-col-de-luterus-au-burkina-une-communaute-soulage-des-populations/ | by Noufou KINDO The Ahmadiyya Islamic community in Burkina Faso initiated a campaign for free screening of cervical cancer, diabetes and several pathologies for the benefit of the population on 21 and 22 July 2017 in Ouagadougou. The Ahmadiyya Islamic Jama’at of Burkina Faso and the NGO Humanity First in […]

Africa: Dr Gani Enahoro of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat elected as World Veterinary Association’s Councilor for Africa

Source: http://www.vanguardngr.com/2017/07/gani-enahoro-emerges-world-veterinary-councilor/ | IN FACING THE KA’ABA The Vice President, African Veterinary Association (AVA), and Naibul Amir, Easter Region, Ahmadiyya Muslim Jammaat, Nigeria, Dr Gani Enahoro has been elected the World Veterinary Association, WVA Councilor for Africa. In a keenly contested election, Enahoro beat other two candidates, Dr. Clive Peter Marwick from […]

Gambia: Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat donates food, clothing, shoes & praying mats to disaster victims in Bureng

Source: https://observergm.com/ahmadiyya-donates-to-disaster-victims-in-bureng/ The Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat in The Gambia recently donated 50 bags of rice, clothing, shoes and praying mats to disaster victims at Bureng village, in the Lower River Region. The package also includes a day’s free medical treatment from the doctors of the Ahmadiyya hospitals in Tallinding and Farafenni. […]

Technology in sub-Saharan Cultures

by: Khaleel Shaikh Genetic and paleontological findings have concluded that Africa is the birthplace of the entire human race. Africa is often thought of as a continent rich in natural beauty and culture. However, little is known or understood about the technology and innovation which was present throughout its history […]

Ghana: Deputy Minister of Education & MP for Cape Coast Mrs Ayisi commends Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission for efforts in promoting education in the country

Source: http://www.ghananewsagency.org/education/parents-urged-to-train-children-to-be-time-conscious-119358 | By Afedzi Abdullah/Isaac Arkoh, GNA Cape Coast, July 8, GNA – Dr David Essaw, a Senior Lecturer at the Institute for Development Studies of the University of Cape Coast (UCC), has admonished parents to inculcate effective time management and consciousness in their children. Quality time management, he noted was […]

Nigeria: “Real enemy of Nigeria is injustice, corruption, fraud — Leader of Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat Dr Mashud Fashola

Source: http://www.vanguardngr.com/2017/06/real-enemy-nigeria-injustice-corruption-not-tribe-ahmadiyya/ By Wahab Abdulah If you think ethnic or tribal differences is the cog in the wheel of Nigeria as a nation, the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at Nigeria has a different view of this. In its Eid-el-Fitr message to Muslims in Nigeria made available to Vanguard, the leader of the Jama’at, […]