Faizel Patel – 28/10/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) The Presidency has announced that President Cyril Ramaphosa is in self-quarantine after a guest at a dinner the president attended on Saturday tested positive for COVID-19. In a statement, the Presidency says ...
Faizel Patel – 28/10/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged South Africans to stay calm and not be alarmed by rumours that the country will be moving back to level three of the COVID-19 lockdown. Ramaphosa was responding to questions in...
[LISTEN] The Palestine Report: Sudan Decision to Normalise Ties with Israel Agreed Upon Under Severe Duress
Faizel Patel – 26/10/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) The Palestine Information Network (PIN) says Sudan’s decision to normalise ties with Israel was agreed upon under severe duress. Sudan and Israel's decision to normalise relations was announced by US President...
Sudanese protesters, angry at the normalization deal with Israel, gathered in the capital Khartoum on Friday evening, to condemn the current junta's decision. Protestors have called on Sudan’s Sovereign Council chief General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan to reject the...
Faizel Patel – 28/10/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) With nearly seventy million Americans having now cast their ballots in the US Presidential election, Radio Islam held a somewhat heated discussion with American sociologist Salvatore Babones and Founder/Editor of EA...
By Annisa Essack 25:10:2020 Husam Abd al-Rauf, considered to be second in command of Al-Qaeda and a prominent figure on the FBI's Most Wanted Terrorist list, was killed late Saturday night by the Afghan military. According to government officials, the Afghan raid...
Faizel Patel – 28/10/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) Saudi Arabia has denounced the publication of cartoons offending Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). In a statement, a foreign ministry official says the Kingdom rejects any attempt to link Islam with terrorism. The official...
Faizel Patel – 27/10/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) At least seven students have been killed and scores more wounded in a bomb attack at a Qur’an study class at a Madrassa in northwestern Pakistan. Waqar Azim, a senior police official told AFP, more than 60 people...
Faizel Patel – 25/10/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) Lenasia South residents have had a difficult and frustrating weekend following outages of major services in the area, including water, electricity and fiber. Residents took to social media saying they had no water...
Faizel Patel – 23/10/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) The Lenasia Business Forum (LBF) says the Jamia Masjid parking area cannot be developed for business purposes because the ownership of the land is under dispute and it also has nothing to with race. Lenasia...
By Annisa Essack 04:10:2020 Strategy. The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines strategy as “the science and art of employing the political, economic, psychological, and military forces of a nation or group of nations to afford the maximum support to adopted policies in...
By Jacques Raubenheimer Senior Research Fellow, Biostatistics, University of Sydney 15:09:2020 If we don’t analyse statistics for a living, it’s easy to be taken in by misinformation about COVID-19 statistics on social media, especially if we don’t have the right...
Naseerah Nanabhai 27-10-2020 A good night’s sleep is essential for mental and physical health. A lack of adequate sleep leads to decreased cognitive abilities, can weaken focus and cause irritability. Not only do we require an adequate number of hours but also...
Faizel Patel – 26/10/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) Esteemed Islamic scholar Mufti Yusuf Moosagie says there must be a balance between hope and fear in Allah. Mufti Moosagie was reflecting on a dua that Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) would make after salaah seeking...
Yesterday, the shocking news of two Muslim women who had been stabbed in Paris, France,(briefly) hit the headlines. They had been stabbed by two other women, screaming “Dirty Arab!” and “Go back to your country!” near the Eiffel Tower. While the incident has been...
Experts have warned that the latest draft of the Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences (Aarto) Act contains a ‘stealth tax’ which will see South African motorists pay an additional R100 fee for every fine that they receive....
There are texts being sent that you can fly to Saudi Arabia for R1936pp this year. We look at if it’s fake or not this week. https://soundcloud.com/radioislam/fake-check-with-mumtaz-on-radio-islam-09-10-2020
3. Start with the Islamic Greeting of Peace It is compulsory for every one of us to say ‘Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh’ (peace be upon you and so may the mercy of Allah and blessings) to show a desire of having sympathy for others. It has a greater...
5. Pay attention to the tone and volume Beware of your tone and the volume of your voice. Your tone determines whether you will make your relationship or break it. Any undesirable loudness in your voice could put people off and make any further attempts to communicate...