Western Africa

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, […]

Ghana: Akyem Achiase Chief Lauds the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community

Source: http://www.mkaghana.org/akyem-achiase-chief-lauds-the-ahmadiyya-muslim-community/ | Story by Malek Appiah Affum, Qaid Ilaqa, Eastern Region The Chief of Akyem Achiase Dasebre Gyenin Kantan II has described the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community as peace loving and disciplined Muslims who do not subscribe to violence. Dasebre Gyenin Kantan II who is also the acting Nifahene of the Akyem […]

Ghana: Religious bodies can’t be blamed for moral degeneration, says Suleman A. Sakyi, Circuit President of Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission

Source: http://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/religion/Religious-bodies-can-t-be-blamed-for-the-continued-moral-degeneration-Suleman-Adam-Sakyi-554241 Mr Suleman Adam Sakyi, Abura Circuit President of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission, has said religious bodies cannot be solely blamed for the continued moral degeneration, especially among the youth in the country. He said but for the stringent efforts by the religious groups, things would have been worse in […]

Ghana: Regional Missionary of Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission Maulvi Abdul Hameed calls all to work together to fight corruption

Source: http://www.ghananewsagency.org/ By Sampson Adu-Poku/Dorothy Frances Ward, GNA Kumasi, June 26, GNA – At the T. I. Ahmadiyya Senior High School, Mr. Osei Assibey-Antwi, Kumasi Metropolitan Chief Executive, underlined the government’s determination to work hard to improve the living conditions in Zongo communities. It would provide the needed investment to upgrade […]

Ghana: Local president of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission included in the newly inaugurated Muslim Council

Source: http://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/religion/Assin-South-inaugurates-Muslim-Council-550609 Assin South inaugurates Muslim Council Assin South District Chief Executive Derick Owusu Ambrose has inaugurated the Muslim Council for the District in the Central Region. The Council, which is tasked with the responsibility of ensuring coordination, development and welfare of the Muslim communities in the Assin South District, has […]

Ghana: Ahmadiyya Muslim Imam Saeed Abass Urges Muslims to follow true teachings of the Holy Qu’ran

Source: http://www.ghananewsagency.org/social/muslims-urged-to-exhibit-the-tenets-of-islam-118837 | By Afedzi Abdullah/Isaac Arkoh, GNA At the Cape Coast Stadium, where the Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission converged, Imam Saeed Abass, Abura Circuit Imam of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission, urged the gathering to remain true to the virtues of Islam. He said fasting is a religious exercise, which draws people closer […]

Gambia’s govt mute on sectarian tensions between Sunni & Ahmadi Muslims

Source: https://gambia.smbcgo.com/2017/05/26/gambias-govt-mute-on-sectarian-divide-between-sunni-and-ahmadi-muslims/ | Written by Sam Phatey Gambia’s government remain quite over sectarian tensions that nearly turned violent over burial rights in a suburb outside the capital, Banjul. Ahmadis Muslims have claimed to be targets of attacks inspired by Sunni clerics backed by the powerful Supreme Islamic Council amid call for their […]

Ghana: Central East Region branch of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Organisation holds 35th Annual Regional Rally (IJTEMAA)

Source: https://www.modernghana.com/news/777639/ahmadiyya-muslim-youth-organisation-celebrates-rally.html Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Organisation celebrates rally Agona Nsaba (C/R) May 24, GNA – Muhammad Kofi Twumasi Nayyar, Education Officer of Central East Majlis Khuddamul – Ahmadiyya Utema’a (Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Organisation), has called on Ahmadi’s to strive for high positions in the domain of spiritual and moral progress. Muhammad […]

Nigeria: Bishop Onaiyekan bags Ahmadiyya Muslim Community’s International Peace Award

Source: http://www.onlinenigeria.com/2017/05/bishop-onaiyekan-bags-ahmadiyya-intl-peace-award/ | Nicholas By Haroon Balogun The Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat Nigeria will tomorrow confer International Peace Award on the Arch Bishop of Abuja, John Onaiyekan during the group’s Jalsa Tarbiyya Islamic Training Conference for Northern Nigeria. The award which will hold at the International Conference Center, Abuja was meant to reward […]