Some academic and religious scholars have advised states and Federal Government to institutionalise payment of Zakat by wealthy Muslims as effective weapon in the fight against poverty.
They made the call at the 2017 Zakat Distribution ceremony organised by the Zakat and Sadaqat Foundation (ZSF) in Lagos.
Newsmen report that the ZSF ...
Russia's U.N. envoy clashed with the world body's humanitarian chief as well as U.S. and other Western diplomats on Wednesday over extending the delivery of humanitarian aid across borders and conflict lines in Syria which has helped thousands of people in rebel-held areas.
Russian Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia told the U.N. Security ...
A 10th grade student at Iowa Mennonite School in Kalona has died after falling from a ladder at an all school social Friday night.
The student, who was identified as Teresa Cardenas in a statement from Steve Schrag, principal at Iowa Mennonite School, was transported to the University of Iowa hospital ...