It has taken the Muslim mother body over 10 years to finally take ownership of the school after the community which is predominantly Muslim, opted to have it run by MAM owing to the large number of Muslim learners in the area.
On Saturday, the association was at Nkwangwa Primary School in the area of Tradition Authority N’gabu in Chikhwawa district where they donated maize worth 4 million Malawi Kwacha to over 1000 families.
Muslim scholars in the country have been advised to start engaging their communities in dialogue regarding many challenges affecting the nation. The call was made on Saturday by Islamic Zakat Fund (IZF) Chairman and Founder of Radio Islam Kassam Okhai at a three day seminar which is currently underway at Blantyre Islamic Mission Okhai said […]
Blantyre District Committee of the Muslim Association of Malawi (MAM) has fined three boys who sang an offensive song “Wallahi,” MK 25,000.00 or in default clean mosques around Makhetha for six weeks for abusing the name of Allah, Malawi Muslims Website has learnt. They failed to pay the fine. The boys were further ordered they […]
A dark cloud has fallen over Balaka after the announcement of the death of Al Hajj Abdullah Kalisinje who passed away last night at Blantyre Adventist Hospital after a long illness. The remains of Al Hajj Kalisinje who until his death was the Chairman of Muslim Association of Malawi for Machinga District for obver […]
Muslims Association of Malawi has lead by example in condemning the brutal murder of Issa Njauju who was found dead along the road connecting areas 18 and 49 in Lilongwe early in the month of July. The organisations are therefore asking government to conduct a thorough investigation in the matter. Through their press statement Muslim […]
Homosexuality in Malawi is punishable by a maximum sentence of 14 years imprisonment, according to the Penal Code whose offeses include “unnatural acts” and “buggery”.
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.
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 […]
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. […]