Zakaat and Sadaqa Trust Fund Is Development Oriented – Hajia Azara

By Saeed Hamid Jallo   Tawheed Radio: The Ghanaian Muslim community has been called upon to pay particular attention to Zakaah, one of the five pillars of Islam which is least patronized by Muslims in Ghana. According to the Zakaat and Sadaqa Trust Fund, the Muslim community has shown apathy to this particular module, a […]

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Emir Of Qatar Lauds Akufo-Addo For ‘Governing Ghana Well’

The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, has praised the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, for his leadership over the last 22 months since he took power. He told the president he is “governing Ghana well”,  and that the fundamentals of the Ghanaian economy, coupled with the prevailing social indicators, points to a […]

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Tanzania: Ferry capsizing death toll climbs to 224

By Tufan Aktas KAMPALA, Uganda (AA): The death toll from the capsizing of a passenger ferry in Tanzania’s Lake Victoria has risen to 224, local media reported on Sunday. The main suspect behind the disaster has been arrested. The minister for Transport Communication and Works, Isack Kamwele, said 126 of the dead were adult females, […]

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Nigeria: Death toll from floods hits 108

By Rafiu Ajakaye LAGOS, Nigeria (AA): Death toll from Nigeria’s floods has risen to 108, the country’s official relief agency said on Monday. In a statement, the National Emergency Management Agency said 441,251 people were affected in 50 municipalities. The agency said 141,369 people were displaced by the floods that have affected 12 of Nigeria’s […]

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