Posts Tagged ‘Imam’

Muslim community suspends Imam who wedded fellow man

Following the unknown wedding (Nikah) of a fellow man which is highly prohibited in Islamic culture, the Imam of Kyampisi Masjid Noor mosque identified as Mohammed Mutumba has been suspended from his clerical work. Earlier reports had it that Ugandan Imam, Sheikh Mohammed Mutumba has been left in shock after he found out his wife of 2 […]

Nigerian Imam who saved 200 Christians honoured by US Govt

Imam Abubakar Abdullahi selflessly risked his own life to save members of another religious community, who would have likely been killed without his intervention. On June 23, 2018, ethnic Fulani herdsmen, who are predominantly Muslim, launched coordinated attacks on 10 villages in Barkin Ladi, killing hundreds of ethnic Berom farmers, who are predominantly Christian. As […]