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Victimising Muslims At their Own Land?

Kananji: Hacked by the angry mobs

These are among other human rights violations Muslims in Malawi are facing on their day to day lives. Previously, Muslims were not allowed to wear hijab when taking their passport photos and in hospitals until Muslim authorities had to fight hard to reclaim their rights. But still, some institutions reject the women.

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Vacancy Announcement: Executive Secretary Position at MAM

Muslims Association of Malawi (MAM) is a religious organisation which is the mouthpiece for all Muslims in Malawi and acts as an umbrella of all Islamic Non-Governmental Organisations in the Country. It provides a forum for peaceful resolution on issues affecting Muslims in the country. In addition, it provides linkages between the Muslims and non-Muslims on one hand and the ...

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Malawi’s Nasheed Star Katawala Launches DVD Album

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Barely four years after stepping onto the local nasheeds (Islamic songs) scene with a hit single called Mwana wamasiye (An orphan Child), Malawi’s talented Muslim artist Ishmael Katawala will never look back following the recent launch of his debut DVD album at Malawi College of Health Sciences in the commercial city of Blantyre on Sunday. Despite having suffered from severe ...

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Press Statement on Who Will Be Responsible On the Issue Of Moon Sight in Malawi

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Press Release We members of National Ru-uyatul Hilaal Committee comprising the Muslim Association of Malawi, The Qadria Muslim Association of Malawi, The Supreme Council of Ulama in Malawi, Ulama Council, Bilal Trust, Al_Tariqatul-Qadria, Sunni Association, Association of Sunni Madrassah,Blantyre Islamic Mission,Islamic Relief Council, Al-Furqan Charity Trust,Q.E.C, Imarat, Majils T.S, Bilal Darul Uloom(Limbe),Limbe Muslim Jamaat, Area 9 Jamaat, Al-ssalam Complex(Mangochi), Lilongwe Sunni Foundation,Anjuman Himayatul islam and Islamic Information Bureau-met for our extra ordinary meeting at Victoria Hotel on 2nd February,2014, to discuss the challenges of moon sighting in Malawi. ...

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Malawi Muslim Scholar Mugged: “A call To Stop Such Barbaric Act”

The story that One of the respected Malawi Muslim scholar  Sheikh Dinala Chabulika who is also the National coordinator  of Islamic Information has been mugged last night in his residence at Namiyango township  in  city of Blantyre  by un known thugs has been criticized by many Malawians, Muslims and   Non-Muslims alike. The thugs came in the wee hours of Sunday ...

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Muslim Youth Fund Receives A Boost From MAM Chair

Dickson - Muslim Youth Concern Chairman

The Muslim Youth Revolving Fund last Sunday received a boost when the national chairman of the Muslim Association of Malawi (MAM) donated MK 20,000.00 cash with further cash donations from notable faces like the Malawi’s former Ambassador to Egypt Jafari Mussa, MAM Blantyre District Chairman Aman Omar, among others. The Muslim Youth Revolving Fund concept was announced by the Muslim Youth Concern on ...

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Muslims Have a Right to Take a Stand on Homosexuality

Gay marriages are an abomination in Islam

    Almost every medium, print and electronic, have carried the same sex relationship as a news item in front pages and in news bulletin around the country for the past two years. Malawi Muslims Official website recently published a similar story titled “Malawi Muslim’s Body Calls for Death Penalty for Homosexuals” The story came as a follow up interview ...

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